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GWO Manual Handling

Cost Per Person: £110.00 + VAT
Duration: 1/2 Day

Introduction:

Our GWO Manual Handling course is carried out at our training facility in Kent in the South East of the UK, fully accredited by the Global Wind Organization as one of the 5 modules of the Basic Safety Training Standard (BST)and taught by expert instructors with experience in the industry.

Course Aims

The aim of this Module is to encourage positive Manual Handling behaviour and train delegates ability to perform Manual Handling tasks in a safe manner in the wind turbine industry/environment.

The training shall be designed to improve and refresh Delegates’ awareness through both theoretical knowledge and practical training. The main focus shall be on practicing correct techniques.

Course Details

Duration: 1/2 day
Trainer to Delegate Ratio: 1 : 12
Location: Sheerness
Certificate Validity: 2 years

Course Objectives

The BST First Aid Module shall ensure that the Delegates are 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 geographic work location
  • Identify aspects of their job tasks that could increase their risk of developing muscular/ skeletal injuries
  • Demonstrate understanding of safe practises 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

 

 

Course Bundle Discounts

GWO OFFSHORE TRAINING BUNDLE

Save: £194

  • GWO Working at Heights
  • GWO First Aid
  • GWO Sea Survival
  • GWO Fire Awareness
  • GWO Manual Handling

Total Bundle Price: £996.00

GWO OFFSHORE REFRESHER BUNDLE

Save: £183

  • GWO Working at Heights Refresher
  • GWO First Aid Refresher
  • GWO Sea Survival Refresher
  • GWO Fire Awareness
  • GWO Manual Handling

Total Bundle Price: £732.00

GWO ONSHORE TRAINING BUNDLE

Save: £186

  • GWO Working at Heights
  • GWO First Aid
  • GWO Fire Awareness
  • GWO Manual Handling

Total Bundle Price: £744.00

GWO ONSHORE REFRESHER BUNDLE

Save: £120

  • GWO Working at Heights Refresher
  • GWO First Aid Refresher
  • GWO Fire Awareness
  • GWO Manual Handling

Total Bundle Price: £480.00

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Important Delegate Information

Health

All personnel participating in GWO Basic Safety Training shall be medically fit and capable of fully participating. Delegates will be required to sign a statement stating that they are medically fit to participate in the safety training and that they do not suffer from any medical illness or are under influence of any narcotic substance or alcohol.

 

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Equipment

  • Comfortable clothing for practical exercises and scenarios
  • Safety boots

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Location

H.A.R.T. Height and Rescue Training
New Road
Sheerness
Kent
United Kingdom
ME12 1PZ

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Documents

  • Photo ID
  • GWO WINDA
  • Registration details

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Global Wind Organisation

The Global Wind Organisation is an association of Wind Turbine owners and manufacturers with the aim of supporting an injury-free work environment in the wind industry. In response to the demand for recognisable Basic Safety Training (BST) in the industry the members of the GWO have developed a safety standard. The standard ensures that the work of any certified Training Provider is competent and proficient. To obtain GWO approval, organizations are subject to an in-depth audit process performed by an accredited Certification Body.

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