GWO Basic Safety Training Package

Overview

Develop your career in the renewable and wind energy industry and gain a Global Wind Organisation accreditation.

This GWO course will provide you with an awareness through theoretical and practical training. Included within this package are four GWO modules; GWO Working at Height, GWO Fire Awareness, GWO Manual Handling, and GWO First Aid.

Prior to completing this course, you will complete a medical assessment form to screen any medical issues they may have.

You must be aged 18+ and should have a good level of English. Assessment for the GWO Basic Safety Training Package will consist of a practical and written multiple choice assessment.

Modules covered within this package

Working at Height and Manual Handling

This GWO training course covers the rescue techniques and procedures which may need to be carried out in emergency situations when Working at Height when alone or working as part of a team.

The training deals with all aspects involved when working at height on wind farm projects, and ensures individuals are taught the importance of the following procedure and regulations whilst working in the hazardous environments. It is a requirement that offshore workers hold a valid, in date Working at Height & Rescue certificate. This certificate can be refreshed every 2 years by completing the Working at Height Refresher course.

Fire Awareness

This GWO course deals with fire situations in various environments and ensures individuals are taught the importance of following procedure and regulations whilst working in these hazardous environments within the renewable energy industry.

This GWO course provides each participant with an awareness through theoretical and practical training. Everyone is expected to hold a valid, in date GWO Fire Awareness certificate which must be refreshed every 2 years.

Manual Handling

This course covers the rescue techniques and procedures which may need to be carried out in emergency situations which involve lifting objects or personnel when either alone or working as part of a team.

The training deals with manual handling situations in various environments and ensures individuals are taught the importance of following procedure and regulations whilst working in these hazardous environments within the renewable energy industry.

First Aid

This GWO First Aid course covers topics, techniques and procedures which may need to be carried out in emergency first aid situations.
The theory elements of the course will allow you to show a good understanding of common threats to the human body. The practical elements of the course will give you the chance to demonstrate correct first aid techniques for primary lifesaving.

Everyone is expected to hold a valid, in date GWO First Aid Certificate which must be refreshed every 2 years by successfully completing a GWO First Aid Refresher course.

Course cost: Please enquire

Duration: 5 days

Individuals can choose to complete all of the four refresher modules at a discounted rate with the Basic Safety Training Refresher Package, or if they require one of the four modules, we deliver each individual refresher training course.