Number1 Click Fraud Blocker
logo of MRS Training & Rescue
Head office

Course Finder

Working at Height and Rescue

Renewable Industry Training

Working at Height and Rescue (Wind Turbines) GWO Approved

The core health and safety training for anyone required to work in wind turbines, providing candidates with sufficient knowledge to allow them to work safely. The training includes the elements of a safe system of work, equipment selection and inspection, use of tools, risk assessment, emergency procedures, as well as the evacuation and rescue practised at height using industry standard equipment.

Key Facts

  • Duration - 2 days
  • Assessment - written and practical
  • Instructor/candidate ratio - 1: 4
  • Award alignment - course meets GWO approved standard for working at height and rescue.
  • Accreditation - GWO certificate
  • Lifespan - 2 years

 

Read More

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course delegates will have sufficient knowledge and practical skills to work at height on wind turbines nd understand

  • Safety requirements when working in / on wind turbines
  • Requirements of UK and European legislation relevant to wind turbine work activities
  • Hazards associated with working in / on wind turbines
  • Use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Fall protection systems for working in wind turbines
  • Be able to deal with an emergency situation
  • Dealing with emergencies in wind turbines

Additional Course Details

Course Content

This training course includes the elements of a safe system of work, equipment selection, inspection, use of tools, risk assessment, emergency procedures, evacuation and rescue practised at height using industry standard equipment, including:

  • Double twin lanyards
  • Triple action connectors for twin lanyards
  • Work positioning lanyards
  • Full body harnesses
  • "Fast access" hub/nacelle rescue device
  • Hub rescue device
  • Automatic descender

Course content includes content defined in the Renewable Approved Standard "Working at Height".

Upcoming Course Dates

LOCATION START DATE DURATION
Fife (Scotland) 23/04/2018 2 Days Enquire
Fife (Scotland) 14/05/2018 2 Days Enquire
Fife (Scotland) 04/06/2018 2 Days Enquire
Fife (Scotland) 11/06/2018 2 Days Enquire
Fife (Scotland) 25/06/2018 2 Days Enquire
Fife (Scotland) 25/06/2018 2 Days Enquire
Fife (Scotland) 23/07/2018 2 Days Enquire
Fife (Scotland) 06/08/2018 2 Days Enquire
Fife (Scotland) 27/08/2018 2 Days Enquire
Fife (Scotland) 17/09/2018 2 Days Enquire
Fife (Scotland) 15/10/2018 2 Days Enquire
Fife (Scotland) 12/11/2018 2 Days Enquire
Fife (Scotland) 03/12/2018 2 Days Enquire

Contact your local Training Centre today. Click here »

© MRS TRAINING AND RESCUE. All rights reserved.