The 4-Hour Scaffold User course is a one day, 4 hour course to teach participants the necessary skills to prevent and recognize hazards while using a scaffold. It is required to renewed your certification every four years if participants would like to continue working on scaffolds.
Patrick Mills is a certified instructor by The Scaffold Institute of America. The 4-Hour Scaffold safety course is required by the Department of Buildings (DOB) for workers using supported scaffolds on construction sites in New York City. This course explains the basic elements of supported scaffold safety and introduces students to the nature of supported scaffold hazards. This safety training course emphasizes the role of the scaffold user in accident prevention, which includes scaffold inspections, recognizing hazards, and responding to emergencies. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive 4-Hour Supported Scaffold User Certificate picture ID card that will be valid for 4 years.