GWO ART HUB rescue (HSIBR) - Full course / refresher

Hub, Spinner and inside blade Rescue (HSIBR) incl. SIngle rescuer (SR:HSIBR) Modules

Target audience:

Personnel who will be working in the wind industry or related fields, and will have their duties in a wind turbine environment.

Personnel that may need or is selected by their employer to perform advanced rescue or lead an advanced rescue operation, where training according to one or more modules of the GWO Advanced Rescue Training may mitigate the identified risks.

The aim of the course:

The aim Hub Rescue module is to enable the Delegates to perform rescue operations, in a WTG hub, spinner and inside the blade by using industry standard rescue equipment, methods and techniques, exceeding those of GWO Working at Height.

Course includes:

  • Introduction
  • Cervical collar
  • Packaging the Injured Person
  • Lowering/Raising Rescue System
  • Singular Rescuer rescue strategy
  • Hub Rescue Exercise (1+2) (from Blade)
  • Hub Rescue Exercise (3+4)
  • Outside Evacuation of an Injured Person


1) All personnel participating in Advanced Rescue Training shall be medically fit and capable of fully participating.
2) Valid GWO BST module Working at Heights, GWO First aid and GWO Manual Handling certificates are prerequisites for participation.

Certificate validity:

24 months*

*Single Rescuer modules – No Expiry