Site Safety Training


  • IMPORTANT - Please be advised that the Department of Buildings has suspended Valor Consulting and is conducting a further investigation into this course provider. The Department of Buildings strongly recommends that anyone holding a Site Safety Training Card issued by Valor be retrained by a different course provider immediately. Our investigation into the course provider is ongoing and may result in additional enforcement action against Valor, which may include revoking their status as a course provider. In the event their status as a course provider is revoked, Site Safety Training Cards they have issued will no longer be valid. 

  • REMINDER - Local Law 196: Renewing Site Safety Training Cards Workers and supervisors whose Site Safety Training (SST) cards expire in 2023 must complete site safety training refresher courses before they can renew their cards. Refresher training must be taken no more than one year before applying for card See the June 1, 2023 Service Notice  for more information. Find a Department-approved Course Provider.

Local Law 196 of 2017

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. To determine whether your job site requires the safety training, please visit the Site Safety Construction Map and enter your job site address.

For questions about the training requirements or to get additional information, please contact DOB at

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