GWO BST – Safety Refresher

Every module has a validity of 24 months. If you already are GWO certified, you only have to take the refresher courses. Instead of the normal modules which takes 5 days, you can choose the 4 modules which combined only takes 3 days.

GWO – Safety Refresher comprises 4 modules:

GWO Working at Heights (1 day)
The aim of this module is to teach participants to use basic PPE, and how to safely execute work at heights and comprehensive basic rescue operations from heights in environments similar to those of wind turbines in compliance with the BST Working at Heights Module.

In general, the course provides participants with basic knowledge and skills to enable them to work safely in the wind turbine industry. As such, the course meets the requirements for new employees and the handling of emergency situations in the wind turbine industry.

GWO First Aid (1 day)
The aim of this BST Module is to administer safe and effective First Aid in the wind turbine industry/ WTG environment, in accordance with GWO First Aid training through theoretical and practical training. As such, the course meets the requirements for new employees and the handling of emergency situations in the wind turbine industry.

GWO Fire awareness (0,5 day)
The aim of this course is to give the participants the basic knowledge and skills through theoretical and practical training to prevent fires, conduct initial and appropriate judgement when evaluating a fire, manage evacuation of personnel to ensure all are safely evacuated and accounted for in the event of an unmanageable fire and, if it is judged to be safe, to efficiently extinguish an initial fire by using basic hand held firefighting equipment.

GWO Manual Handling (0,5 day)
The aim of this Module is to encourage positive Manual Handling behavior and train delegates ability to perform Manual Handling tasks in a safe manner in the wind turbine industry/environment. The training is designed to improve and refresh Delegates’ awareness through both theoretical knowledge and practical training. The main focus is on practicing correct techniques.

Course dates:
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You will be certified in GWO WINDA after completing the course.

The participants will be evaluated after every course

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Practical information

Duration: 3 days, start at wednesday
Class hours: 8 AM to 4 PM
Educationplace: Global Wind Academy, Sydkajen 10, 7600 Struer

Meals and accommodation can be purchased for a price

Admission requirements

We work with a max weight limit on the course “Working at Heights”. Your weight Incl. your equipment must be under 136kg or 300lbs.

Prices Basic Safety Training

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