DOB NOW: Build
Expansion for New Buildings and Occupancy,
offering online training ahead of another expansion and
DOB NOW: Build, taking place
in late February 2021. Please read our
Service Notice. Design Professionals, Filing
Representatives, General Contractors, and other Licensees
who have a role in the below applications can register for
training on the
DOB NOW Training
upcoming DOB NOW: Build expansion will include:
Alteration-CO (formerly Alt-1)
Introduction of new Building (BIN) level Schedule of
Certificate of Occupancy processing (including for
BIS jobs) will be in
All transactions: Initials & Renewals
All types: Core & Shell, Temporary (TCO),
Temporary BIN (TBIN) Requests
More details about the DOB NOW: Build expansion,
including the dates of the releases, will be announced in
Only 3 Weeks Left to Meet the 40-Hour
Site Safety Training Deadline
for workers on Site Safety Training (SST) construction sites
to meet the 40 hours of safety training mandated by Local
Law 196 of 2017 is March 1, 2021.
encourages workers who have not yet met the SST requirements
to obtain the
required training as soon as possible in order to
continue working on SST sites.
Need to find
training? Course seekers can search using DOB's
Approved Course Provider Map which gives the option
to filter through course providers by location, the
availability of online training, language, and type of
seekers can also meet the training requirements by taking
OSHA 10-Hour or 30-Hour classes from an
OSHA-certified training provider.
SST-LL 196 FAQs page for more on Local Law 196. For
additional questions about the training requirements, please contact DOB at
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