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Site Safety Training Card

Why do I need a Site Safety Training Card (SST Card)?

As a requirement of Local Law 196 of 2017, workers at job sites requiring a Construction Superintendent, Site Safety Coordinator or Site Safety Manager must have a total of 40 hours of safety training. For more information click here.

 

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FAQs

What is an SST card?
Local Law 196 Requires that construction and demolition workers on a job site, must have at least 40 hours of Site Safety Training. An SST card is acquired upon completion of the 40 hours of required training.
What if I do not have an SST card?
In order to work at a New York City job site all construction workers MUST have the SST card by March 1st, 2021. Without an SST card, workers may lose their contracted job.
How can I get an SST card?

You must complete the courses listed below:

  • 30-Hour OSHA
  • 8-Hour Fall Prevention
  • 2-Hour Drug and Alcohol Awareness

Once you’ve completed all three courses, please complete the SST application. Once approved, your SST card will be mailed to your address within 3-5 weeks.

What if my employer asks me to acquire a 62 Hour Supervisor SST Card?
The designated Site Safety Supervisor needs the following classes for a 62 HR Supervisor SST Card:

  • 30-Hour OSHA
  • 8-Hour Fall Prevention
  • 8-Hour Site Safety Manager Refresher/Chapter 33
  • 4-Hour Supported Scaffold
  • 8-Hour Prescribed Elective Bundle (NYCDCCTC)
  • 2-Hour Drug and Alcohol Awareness
  • 2-Hour Site Safety Plan
  • 2-Hour Tool Box Talks
  • 2-Hour Pre-Task Safety Meetings
  • 4-Hour General/Special Elective Bundle (NYCDCCTC)
  • 2-Hour General Electives
  • 2-Hour Special Electives

Once you’ve completed all courses, please complete the SST application. Once approved, your SST card will be mailed to your address within 3-5 weeks.

How do I complete the Online SST Application?
Please refer to the video tutorials below for instructions on completing the SST Application:

“I have taken all SST courses with the Carpenters Training Center”

“I have taken some courses outside (40 Hours SST Card)”

“I have taken some courses outside (62 Hours SST Card)”

What are some upcoming SST classes I can take?
Please view the monthly calendar of online SST classes here: Upcoming Online Courses