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per person

Groups of 4-5


per person (10% discount)

Groups of 6+


per person (15% discount)

Course Details

Course Description

Gallagher Bassett’s actively proctored, instructor-led virtual 4-Hour Mast Climber User & Operator Training course allows mast climber users to recognize the most common hazards related to their work. Students will be able to identify their responsibilities as a user or operator, safety procedures, current regulations and hazard controls related to mast climbing. This course covers topics such as mast climber use and operation, hazards associated with such work, pre-use inspections, startup and shut down procedures, emergency descent procedures, fall protection, mast climber stability and balance, and storage of materials on a mast climber.

Students will need to have access to an internet connection, a computer or tablet with access to a web camera, microphone, and download the Zoom app.

The course fee does not include the cost of issuing the identification card or site safety training card as applicable.

Course Hours

4 Hours

Course Languages

English, Spanish

Course Code


Onsite Training

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Additional Details

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify Mast Climber types, major parts, and distinctive functions
  • Identify rules and regulations that were promulgated after serious accidents
  • Differentiate between the OSHA standards and Chapter 33 of the Building Code of New York City
  • Recognize most common Mast Climber hazards based on statistical and historical data provided
  • Discuss and apply federal regulations and good work practices that apply to MastClimbers users and operators on construction sites in NYC
  • Students will examine the requirements for Mast Climber and apply all regulations to its design, installation, and inspection using the information provided in the classroom
  • Students will discuss the requirements for accident and incident reporting and protocols

CEU Requirements

  1. 100% attendance for the course
  2. Completion of Continuing Education and Training Registration Form
  3. Active participation in all class exercises (determined by course instructor)
  4. Completion of required pre-and post-quiz assessment
  5. As applicable, the achievement of a minimum passing score on the required end-of-course examination
  6. Participation and submittal of end-of-course evaluation form (must provide their name on form to receive credit)

Any individual who needs to use or work on a Mast Climber in New York City.

Students need to be able to verbally communicate with an instructor in the primary language of the training and will need to have access to an internet connection, a computer, or a tablet with access to a web camera, microphone, and download the WebEx app.

Students must also be able to verbally communicate with the instructor in the primary language of the training.

Training Requirements for 4 Hour Mast Climber and User Training
As per Mast Climber Rule (Chapter 3314-01) of 2011, to use, operate, or work on a Mast Climber in New York City, an individual must successfully complete 4 hours of User Training. This training is required every 4 years.

Students are required to complete 100% of the course and actively participate in all learning activities in order to receive the course completion ID card.

Make-up time is not permitted for this training course. Should students miss any portions of the course, it is the student’s responsibility to contact Gallagher Bassett to arrange to attend another scheduled event.

Read Gallagher Bassett’s Distance Learning Policy here.

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