In the 1-day module GWO Working at Heights Refresher delegates will refresh their knowledge on possible risks, (inspection of) equipment, legislation etc. as well as all skills required for working and rescue at height. The training enables them to work in a safe manner in the wind industry and to meet emergency response training requirements for personnel in the global wind industry.
The objective of this GWO Working at Heights Refresher module is to review and build on previously gained knowledge and skills through theoretical and practical training so that delegates can administer safe and effective Working at Heights in the industry according to the GWO standard.
Personnel who works in the wind industry or related fields, and will carry out their duties in a wind turbine environment, usually in physical contact with a wind turbine or offshore wind structure.
Personnel with job functions that have been risk assessed by their employer or workplace, where training according to one or more modules of the BST standard may mitigate the identified risks.
For the practical training:
- Delegates must possess a valid GWO BST or BSTR Working at Heights certificate prior to attending this BSTR training.
- Delegates must be demonstrably medically fit and capable of fully participating.
- Delegates may not exceed the weight limit of 124kg due to the weight limitations of the equipment which is used during the training.
The certificate is valid for 2 years.