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Manual Handling (Wind Turbines)

Renewable Industry Training

Manual Handling (Wind Turbines) GWO Approved

How to ensure a positive manual handling behaviour is demonstrated at all times, and enabling candidates to perform manual handling activities in a safe manner in a wind turbine environment, in accordance with the legislative requirements of their geographical location.

We also offer manual handling training for those that don’t work in the renewable energy sector, perfect for manual workers.

We can offer the 5 day GWO Basic Safety Training which includes this course and all the core modules. Please contact us for more details. 

Key Facts

  • Duration - ½ day
  • Assessment - written and practical
  • Instructor/candidate ratio - 1:10
  • Award alignment – course meets GWO approved manual handling standard
  • Accreditation - GWO certificate
  • Lifespan - 2 years

 

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Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course delegates will be able to:

  • demonstrate understanding of the importance of carrying out work duties in a safe and sound manner in accordance with the legislative requirements of their geographical location
  • identify aspects of their job tasks that could increase a worker's risk of developing muscular/skeletal injuries
  • demonstrate understanding of safe practices of Manual Handling, including the correct handling of equipment
  • identify signs and symptoms of injuries related to poor Manual Handling techniques and have knowledge of reporting methods
  • demonstrate a problem-solving approach to Manual Handling in a wind turbine environment
  • demonstrate Manual Handling risk reduction techniques
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Why MRS?

  • All trainers have worked in confined spaces and continue to do so - with real life stories to share to make the theory come alive

  • We work with City and Guilds to create the qualifications for confined space training.

  • We work with the sector to set the standards for confined space entry and rescu.

  • Provide health and safety consultancy services across the world.

  • Specialist providers of long duration breathing apparatus (4 hours). We are the best equipped for the most difficult jobs.

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Upcoming Course Dates

LOCATION START DATE DURATION PRICE (Excl. VAT)
Cowdenbeath (Scotland) 14/02/2020 0.5 Day From £105.00 Enquire Book Now
Knottingley (Yorkshire, Lancashire & Humberside) 21/02/2020 0.5 Day From £105.00 Enquire Book Now
Cowdenbeath (Scotland) 13/03/2020 0.5 Day From £105.00 Enquire Book Now
Cowdenbeath (Scotland) 10/04/2020 0.5 Day From £105.00 Enquire Book Now
Knottingley (Yorkshire, Lancashire & Humberside) 15/04/2020 0.5 Day From £105.00 Enquire Book Now
Cowdenbeath (Scotland) 22/05/2020 0.5 Day From £105.00 Enquire Book Now
Cowdenbeath (Scotland) 26/06/2020 0.5 Day From £105.00 Enquire Book Now
Cowdenbeath (Scotland) 17/07/2020 0.5 Day From £105.00 Enquire Book Now
Cowdenbeath (Scotland) 14/08/2020 0.5 Day From £105.00 Enquire Book Now
Cowdenbeath (Scotland) 11/09/2020 0.5 Day From £105.00 Enquire Book Now
Cowdenbeath (Scotland) 30/10/2020 0.5 Day From £105.00 Enquire Book Now
Cowdenbeath (Scotland) 06/11/2020 0.5 Day From £105.00 Enquire Book Now
Cowdenbeath (Scotland) 11/12/2020 0.5 Day From £105.00 Enquire Book Now

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