Renewables & Wind Energy

GWO Working at Height

GWO Working at Height

Course Overview

A GWO Working at Height course provides the skills and knowledge to work in a safe manner in the wind industry.

This training is designed to meet emergency response training requirements for personnel new to the industry.

The equipment used during the training course carries a weight limit of 136-140kg. For participants this maximum weight includes clothes and safety equipment, we therefore recommend a maximum bodyweight of 120kg. Our equipment also has a maximum waist size of 120cm
You must be registered on Winda prior to attending a GWO course.
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Prerequisites Required!
In order to complete GWO Working at Height, delegates must hold:
    Delegates must be WINDA registered before arriving for the course.

Course Content

Delegates completing a GWO Working at Height training course will be able to;

- Correctly use personal fall protection equipment (PFPE)

- Perform safe working at height

- Perform safe and comprehensive basic rescue from height in a remote wind turbine environment in accordance with GWO Working at Height standards

More information

  • Certification: A GWO certificate will be issued upon successful completion.
  • Certificate validity (months): 24
  • Target audience: New entrants to the global wind industry
  • Revalidation: The course must be revalidated every 2 years.
  • Items to bring: Government Issued Photographic ID eg Driver Licence or Passport.
  • Health prerequisites: Due to certain aspects of the course being potentially physically demanding and/or stressful, delegates will be required to confirm their medical fitness & physical ability to participate on this course by completing our centre medical self-screening form prior to course commencement.

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