Site Safety Training (SST)


Site Safety Training Requirements

Pursuant to Local Law 196 of 2017, workers must be able to show at least an OSHA 10 class has been taken within the previous five years to continue working. When fully phased in by 2020, workers at job sites that require a Site Safety Plan (which includes sites that must designate a Construction Superintendent, Site Safety Coordinator or Site Safety Manager) must receive a minimum of 40 hours of training.

REMINDER: 40-Hour Site Safety Card requirement due September 2020

Workers with a valid OSHA 30-Hour Card

Training / Course

Hours

30-Hour OSHA

30

8-Hour Fall Prevention

8

2-Hour Drug and Alcohol Awareness

2

Total Hours: 40


Workers with a valid OSHA 30-Hour Card

Training / Course

Hours

30-Hour OSHA

30

8-Hour Fall Prevention

8

2-Hour Drug and Alcohol Awareness

2

Total Hours: 40


Workers with a valid OSHA 10-Hour Card

Training / Course

Hours

10-Hour OSHA

10

8-Hour Fall Prevention

8

8-Hour Site Safety Training (SST) Worker Chapter 33 Site Safety

8

4-Hour Supported Scaffold

4

2-Hour Drug and Alcohol Awareness

2

General Electives

4

Special Electives

4

Total Hours: 40


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Site Safety Training (SST) Courses

Site Safety Training (SST) Prescribed Courses

  • 2-Hour Site Safety Plan (SSP)
  • 4-Hour Fall Prevention
  • 4-Hour Supported Scaffold User and Refresher
  • 8-Hour Site Safety Manager (SSM) Refresher
  • 8-Hour Fall Prevention
  • 2-Hour Drug and Alcohol Awareness
  • 2-Hour Pre-Task Meeting
  • 2-Hour ‘Tool Box’ Talks

Site Safety Training (SST) General Electives

  • 1-Hour Electrocution Prevention
  • 1-Hour Fire Protection and Prevention
  • 1-Hour First Aid and CPR
  • 1-Hour Handing Heavy Materials and Proper Lifting Techniques
  • 1-Hour Health and Safety Programs in Construction
  • 1-Hour Hoisting and Rigging
  • 1-Hour Materials Handling, Storage, Use, and Disposal
  • 1-Hour Protection from Sun Exposure
  • 1-Hour Repetitive Motion Injuries
  • 1-Hour Stairways and Ladders
  • 1-Hour Tools-Hand and Power

Site Safety Training (SST) Specialized Electives

  • 1-Hour Asbestos/Lead Awareness
  • 1-Hour Confined Space Entry
  • 1-Hour Concrete and Masonry Construction
  • 1-Hour Cranes, Derricks, Hoists, and Conveyors
  • 1-Hour Demolition Safety
  • 1-Hour Ergonomics
  • 1-Hour Excavations
  • 1-Hour Flag Person
  • 1-Hour Job Hazard Analysis
  • 1-Hour Manlifts/Aerial Lifts/Scissor Lifts Safety
  • 1-Hour Motor Vehicles, Mechanized Equipment and Marine Operations; Rollover Protective Structures and Overhead Protection; and Signs, Signals and Barricades
  • 1-Hour Risk Assessment and Accident Investigation
  • 1-Hour Scaffolds-Suspended
  • 1-Hour Steel Erection
  • 1-Hour Welding and Cutting
  • 2.50-Hour Foundations of Safety Leadership

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