ONLINE Instructor-Led NYC 8 Hour SST Fall Prevention


This virtual 8 hour SST fall prevention course will be delivered remotely, using instructor-led online learning. The course content remains the same as classroom-based training, however, you’ll attend a scheduled, interactive class via video conferencing. Students are required to attend full learning hours.

The training course is designed for construction personnel in NYC and covers important information on fall hazards including how to avoid and prevent fall-related incidents. A review of regulatory safety requirements associated with falls and decision-making when working at heights is also part of the cirriculum.  This course is a specialized worker awareness elective course that can help fulfill the requirement for an individual applying for a Site Safety Training Card.

Training will consist of a combination of lectures, PowerPoint presentations and discussions throughout the course.





The online 8 Hour Fall Protection course will ensure delegates can:

  • Identify fall hazards and proper safety equipment
  • Interpret OSHA and DOB regulations
  • Pinpoint employer requirements to protect workers from fall hazards


This SST online 8 Hour Fall Protection training will cover the following topics:

  • Guardrail system installation
  • The use of safety nets
  • Fall Hazards
  • Donning and doffing of personal fall arrest systems
  • Scaffold Safety & ladders
  • Falling object protection requirements under OSHA and DOB regulations


Delegates will be required to attend full learning hours and achieve a pass rate of at least 70% on each written assessment. Upon successful completion, candidates will be issued with a certificate of completion.  

Who Should Attend?

Whether you are a new entrant to the field or currently working as an NYC construction worker or supervisor, the 8-Hour Fall Prevention course is a mandatory part of your Site Safety Training.


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