The GWO ART module contains the following elements;

  • Safety Instructions and Emergency Procedures
  • Facilities
  • Emergency Response Plan in Your Own Organization
  • Evacuation Strategy
  • Utilization of Cervical Collar
  • Packaging the Injured person
  • Rescue Systems
  • Rigging setup options
  • Tower evacuation
  • Enclosed Space Rescue
  • Rescue from Crawl Space
  • Rescue Up

The Nacelle, Tower and Basement Rescue module shall ensure that Delegates are able to;

  • Assess and determine rescue and evacuation strategy for various rescue scenarios, from the nacelle, tower (inside and outside) or basement of a WTG
  • Explain and demonstrate the selection of certified and structural anchor points
  • Explain and apply the concept of lifting angle, angle factor and deviation
  • Explain national and local requirements and/or procedures for helicopter rescue in an WTG
  • Explain and control common risks of hazardous energies and common hazards of enclosed space areas
  • Apply rescue methods and techniques in performing descending and ascending rescue operations using a rescue stretcher and spineboard, manually and power-driven rescue system
  • Fit a harness and other PPE onto an injured person, in an enclosed space
  • Package an injured person on a rescue stretcher and spineboard in a vertical or horizontal configuration to enable safe transportation
  • Manually transport an injured person on a rescue stretcher or spineboard - in a balanced way
  • Change directly from balancing a suspended injured person from a horizontal position to a vertical configuration
  • Perform rescue operations, in the nacelle, tower and basement, using the casualties personal fall protection as well as safe and suitable anchor points, lifting angles, deviation, flashlight and edge protection for the rescue equipment
  • Act as the informal rescue team coordinator
  • Perform clear and precise communication in a stressful rescue operation
  • Apply clear communication to emergency responders
  • Transport an injured person horizontally over the length of the turbine and to a higher platform

Course Fee in Esbjerg

  • GWO WINDA registration fee is added to the price before the payment step in the online sale.
  • Full day courses include breakfast and lunch.
  • Half day courses include either breakfast or lunch.
  • All courses include water, tea, coffee and basic refreshments during the course duration.

Course Fee in UK

  • GWO WINDA registration fee included in price shown in the overview.
  • Full day courses includes lunch.
  • Half day courses do not include lunch.
  • All courses include water, tea, coffee and basic refreshments during the course duration
*The price is excluding applicable VAT.