SST 8-Hour Fall Prevention

Learn about the safety rules for preventing falls in construction set by New York City Site Safety. Find out where these rules apply and understand why they are crucial for keeping you safe on the worksite. Get started now!

  • New York City Site Safety Compliant – Approval: #SST-B307 
  • Created for NYC construction personnel 
  • State-of-the-art, dynamic course design 
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The leading cause of death in the construction industry is falls, accounting for one in three fatalities. This course reviews OSHA's Fall Protection in Construction standard, outlining the regulations and their rationale. Gain a complete understanding of fall hazards and preventive measures.

After successfully completing this course, you'll receive an immediate certificate of completion.  

NOTE: This training is an AWARENESS level course and doesn't provide additional qualifications or authorizations beyond the Site Safety Training Card.

Employers must provide training to workers on managing fall hazards related to their duties, covering the correct usage, limitations, and maintenance of controls for fall hazards. This training includes instruction on various equipment, including personal fall arrest systems, retractable lifelines, vertical lifelines, scaffolds, and ladders.

NYC SST courses are provided in partnership with 360training. Provider ID Number: 4T02

Instructor Information:
Instructor: John Rupp Jr.
Email: [email protected]  

Learning Outcomes

Topics Covered  

  • What is Fall Protection
  • Controlling Fall Hazards and Accidents
  • NYC Construction Code
  • Types of Fall Protection Systems
  • Fall Protection Requirements
  • The Fall Protection Plan
  • Stairways and Ladders

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Certificate of Completion

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When Does My Course Expire?

Your course will expire one (1) year after you purchase it (the date you submit payment), unless the course itself indicates otherwise.

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How Quickly Will I Get My Certificate of Completion?

Once you finish your course and pass any required exams, you can print your certificate of completion right away. 

What Can I Do If I Lose My Certificate?

If you lose your certificate of completion and need a new one, you can contact customer service at (877) 881-2235 or [email protected]

What If I Need a Refund for My Training Course?

If for some reason you are not happy and would like a refund, send us a request within 72 hours of purchase. Here are the eligibility requirements you must meet:

  • Your purchase was made no more than 72 hours prior to your refund request.
  • You have NOT
    • Attempted any portion of a test or exam.
    • Requested or been issued a certificate of completion.
    • Completed 50% or more of the purchased course.
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