GWO Working at Heights - Energy Innovation

Energy innovation

GWO Qualification

programme

P1010070

GWO Working at Heights - Basic Safety Training (BST)

The objectives of the BST Module Working at Heights are to ensure that:
  • The delegates are able to demonstrate knowledge of hazards and risks associated with working at heights, specific to a Wind Turbine Generator 
  • The delegates are able to demonstrate understanding of current national legislation regarding working at heights.
  • The delegates are able to demonstrate correct identification of PPE, including identification of European/Global standard markings e.g. harness, hard hat, lanyards, etc.
  • The delegates are able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills to correctly inspect, service, store and don the relevant PPE, e.g. harness, lanyards, fall arresters and work positioning equipment. 
  • The delegates are able to demonstrate correct use of the relevant PPE, e.g. harnesses lanyards, fall arresters and work positioning equipment. This includes correct identification of anchor points and correct ladder conduct.
  • The delegates are able to demonstrate correct use of evacuation devices.
  • The delegates are able to demonstrate how to approach rescue situations in WTGs and use rescue equipment efficiently.