GWO Working at Height Refresher

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  • 1.0 day
  • Wind Energy


PLEASE NOTE: This course is delivered on behalf of Survivex by our sister company AIS Training. To view available dates and book online, visit the AIS Training website.

GWO Working at Height Refresher provides a balance of the knowledge and skills necessary to maintain the level of competence set out in the GWO Working at Height standard.

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

  • Understand general health and safety duties of employers to provide training and ensure competence of employees
  • Understand personal responsibilities of employees and the self-employed
  • Understand relevant legislation (HSW, WAH, MHSW, LOLER, PUWER, PPE 2002, PPE 1992)
  • Understand basic reference and application of ACOPs, standards and guidelines (e.g. HSE, BS/EN)
  • Understand wind turbine safety rules
  • Safely inspect (prior to use), correctly fit, and use PPE for working at height applications
  • Work safely at height in a tower or simulated conditions 
  • Safely carry out a self-rescue in a tower or simulated conditions
  • Safely carry out a rescue of a casualty in reach and out of reach conditions
  • Safely carry out a range of ladder rescues

Target Audience

Personnel required to renew a GWO Working at Height certificate.


In order to complete a GWO Working at Height Refresher, delegates must hold:

  • A GWO Working at Height certificate


GWO certificate.


The certificate must be revalidated every 2 years.


We often have GWO Working at Height Refresher courses scheduled. Please call us on +44(0)1224 794 800 or email for availability.