GWO BST Working at Heights Training

Course overview

Wind Turbines training course covers the basic safety and competence required for personnel working at height within a wind turbine. The course applies to both on-shore and off-shore activities.

Course Syllabus

  • Risks associated with working at height in wind turbine generators

  • Legislation, regulations, approved codes of practice and best practice for work at height in/on wind turbine generators

  • Planning work – Safe system of work (permits, procedures, tool box talks, risk assessments for work at height activity in wind turbine generators

  • Selection, pre and post use check, and storing of PPE

  • Correct fitting and use of equipment

  • Practical climbing and descending techniques of fixed ladders and use of fall protection systems

  • Basic rescue principles and techniques using a constant rate descender

  • Practical rescue techniques of self and colleague

Course assessment

Practical and written.

All successful candidates will receive a MB Globalus mokymai and a Global Wind Organisation approved certificate valid for 2 years. Certificates must be renewed within 2 years of the date of assessment​.

Admission requirements

Attendees should be medically and physically fit to carry out the practical part of the course and free from medical contra-indications that may prevent them from working safely at height. Course participants will be required to self-certify their medical and physical fitness before commencement of the course. 

Participants should be aged 18 years or over.

Important

From 17 October 2016, delegates who attend a GWO Training course must create a profile in WINDA  in order to get a WINDA ID which they must supply to ARCH prior to completing the training.

Certificate

Certificate of approval

Course cost

Call: +370 676 27665

Price includes the WINDA fee, coffee breaks, free lunch and accomodation. VAT 21% included.

Course duration

2 days

AVERAGE MODULES RATE:

• Working at hight 4.9/5

• Manual Handling 4.8/5

• Fire Awarenes 4.8/5

• First Aid 4.8/5

• Sea Survival 4.8/5

Course dates

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