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GWO Working at Height Refresher

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  • 1.0 day
  • Wind Energy

Summary

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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Objectives

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.

Prerequisites

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

  • A GWO Working at Height certificate

Award

GWO certificate.

Revalidation

The certificate must be revalidated every 2 years.

Availability

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