GWO Working at Heights

FIXED price: You record the date of your training, payment of the course must be done immediately. In case of moving or canceling the training, the entire course fee will be charged again in accordance with the General Terms and Conditions. The choice for ‘FIXED’ gives you a considerable discount on our existing prices.

FLEX price: You opt for flexibility. You can move free of charge once, rescheduling a second time is possible at 50% of the course price. Resistance is allowed no later than 5 working days before the start date course in accordance with the general Terms and Conditions. Payment for companies 30 days after receipt of invoice. With ‘FLEX’ you choose extra service, for the normal price.

The Global Wind Organisation (GWO) is an association of Wind Turbine owners and manufacturers with the aim of supporting an injury-free work environment in the wind industry. This standard has been developed in response of the demand for recognizable Basic Safety Training in the industry.  

Combination GWO W@H/R-alf rescue pully systeeem

It is possible to combine GWO W@H module with a practical instruction of the R-alf rescue pully system. Please contact our course administration for more information and terms and conditions.

Course content

To ensure that delegates are able to demonstrate:  

  • Knowledge of hazards and risks associated with working at height, specific to a WTG;  
  • Understanding of current national legislation regarding working at heights;  
  • Correct identification of PPE, including identification of European/Global standard markings e.g. harness, hard hat, lanyards, etc.;  
  • Knowledge and skills to correctly inspect, service, store and don the relevant PPE, e.g. harness, lanyards, fall arresters and work positioning equipment  
  • 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;  
  • Correct use of evacuation devices;
  • How to approach rescue situations in WTGs and use rescue equipment efficiently.

Duration

2 days.

Certificate

A GWO W@H certificate will be awarded after successful completion of the course. The certificate is valid for 2 years.  

Language

By default courses organised via DELTA are in the English language.

Location

Geyssendorfferweg 47, 3088 GJ Rotterdam (harbour nr. 2320).

Conditions for participation

Delegates shall be medically fit and capable of fully participating. Delegates will sign a statement at the training provider stating that they are medically fit to participate in the safety training and that they do not suffer from any medical illness or are under the influence of anu narcotic substance or alcohol.

Delegates shall have created a personal delegate profile in WINDA and provide their own WINDA ID prior to completing the training

Price

Prices are including course materials, location, exam, lunch, coffee/tea. Not included:

  • WINDA registration fee € 10,- .
  • 21% BTW. Alle prices are ex. VAT.

Additional information

  • The schedule of our courses can be found under Cursus Planning.
  • These courses are very suitable for individual participants or small groups.
  • Feel free to contact us if you cannot find a specific course.
  • For groups or/and in company courses we are happy to make you a customized offer.