GWO BST Working at Heights

Course Info

  • Certification

    A GWO certificate will be issued which remains valid for 2 years

  • Duration

    1.5 Days

  • Price

    €525 (includes WINDA Registration Fee, lunch & refreshments)

  • Who Is It for?

    Anyone wishing to begin work in the Renewables and Wind Energy Industry

  • Accommodation Options

    For confirmed course bookings, participants can avail of discounted rates with our Partner Hotels. Contact us for further info.

Course Overview

From our specially designed & commissioned Skills Hall, GWO Working at Height will provide you with the knowledge and skills to work safely at height in a wind turbine work environment; to confidently & appropriately respond in the event of emergency, evacuating the nacelle, rescue of a casualty from vertical ladder systems.

Course Content

A GWO Working at Height training course provides the knowledge and skills to:

  • Correctly use personal fall protection equipment (PFPE)
  • Perform safe working at height in a WTG environment on vertical ladders
  • Perform safe rescue from height in a remote wind turbine environment and on vertical ladder systems
  • Safely evacuate a WTG nacelle in an emergency

Participants will be able to;

  • Demonstrate the importance of following procedures and regulations whilst working at height in a wind turbine environment
  • Demonstrate rescue techniques in a range of emergency rescue situations
  • Identify and inspect the WAH PPE, and equipment ensuring the safety of self and others
  • Evacuate from the WTG nacelle safely with the use of evacuation devices

Prerequisites

To attend the GWO Working at Height, participants must:

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