16-Hour Class 1 Filing Representative Course
*** This 16-Hour Department-approved training course is the required INITIAL training for a Class 1 Filing Representative Registration. It is NOT a Refresher Course.***
Students must be at least 18 years old and able to verbally communicate with the instructor in the primary language of the training.
Training Requirements for 16-Hour Class 1 Filing Representative Course
The New York City Department of Buildings (DOB) requires filing representatives conducting business with the DOB to register for and obtain a DOB-issued Identification card. To ensure that filing representatives are knowledgeable about code provisions and conditions specific to New York City, Rules of the City of New York 104.24, requires applicants for a Filing Representative Registration Identification card to have successfully completed a sixteen (16) hour training course covering NYC Building Code information that is relevant to the job of a Filing Representative.
Individuals applying for a Class 1 Filing Representative Registration with the DOB.
Class 1 Filing Representative presents, submits, furnishes, files and/or seeks approval of DOB applications or construction documents, for revision and resubmission. To ensure that Filing Representatives are knowledgeable about code provisions and conditions, DOB requires applicants for Filing Representative Registration Identification card to have successfully completed a 16-Hour DOB-prepared training covering NYC Building Code information that is relevant to the job of a Filing Representative.
Students are required to complete 100% of the course and actively participate in all learning activities and the final course exam. Students must obtain a score of 70% or higher on the written exam to receive a 16-Hour Class 1 Filing Representative Certificate of Completion.
Make-up time is not permitted for this training course. Should students miss any portion of the training, it is the student’s responsibility to contact TSCTA to arrange to attend another scheduled event.