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 of Nacelle, tower & basement rescue module is to enable the Delegates to perform injured person rescue operations in a WTG nacelle, tower and basement, by using industry standard rescue equipment, methods and techniques, exceeding those of GWO work at height.
Packaging the Injured Person
Lowering/Raising Rescue System
Singular Rescuer rescue strategy
Evacuation of an injured person from the nacelle to the base of the tower
Rescue from enclosed space and crawl space
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.