Basic Safety Training Courses

Welcome to our course prospectus, here you will find all our basic safety training and trade courses. If you can’t find what you’re looking for please give us a call.

Core Safety Training

core safety training The aim of this facilitation is to: Teach/refresh the fundamentals of risk assessing, issuing /using permits and delivering/participating in toolbox talks. The course consists of an interactive presentation on each subject area, followed by practical application of risk assessing an activity on board and subsequent permits and toolbox talks.

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GWO Basic Safety Training 4 Day Refresher

gwo basic safety training 4 day refresher This GWO refresher course offers all essential safety skills in 4 days, in one location. We offer all the basic safety training approved by GWO to make sure you’re equipped to continue in your current role; essentially these qualifications allow you to operate in any role in the wind industry.

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GWO Fire Awareness

gwo fire awareness The theoretical module will be classroom based and will allow individuals to show a good understanding of all aspects of fire and appropriate ways to deal with any emergency situations. The outdoor practical exercises will give individuals the chance to demonstrate correct use of a number of fire extinguishers on controlled, live fire scenarios.

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GWO First Aid

gwo first aid This course is designed to provide sufficient information and practical experience to allow individuals to perform basic first aid and incident management on wind farms. The theory elements of the course will allow individuals to show a good understanding of common threats to the human body and the correct methods of dealing with emergencies.

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GWO First Aid Refresher

gwo first aid refresher The aim of the course is to build on previous skills and knowledge to be able to administer safe and effective First Aid in the wind turbine industry/ WTG environment

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GWO Full Basic Safety Training 6 Day Course

gwo full basic safety training 6 day course This course offers all essential safety skills in one week, in one location. We offer all the Basic safety training approved by GWO and RUK to make sure you’re equipped to either find employment or continue your current role; essentially these qualifications allow you to operate in any role in the wind industry.

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GWO Manual Handling

gwo manual handling The course helps individuals show a solid understanding of all aspects of manual handling safety. There will also be exercises allowing individuals to demonstrate how to move a variety of objects.This course is designed to educate individuals with a basic awareness of the dangers associated with manual handling.

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GWO Sea Survival

gwo sea survival There will be a classroom session designed to allow individuals to show a good understanding of; legislation associated with sea survival in the UK, exposure, hypothermia, drowning, lifesaving appliances, PPE and the transfer process. There will also be realistic practical sessions in the dedicated survival pool.

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GWO Sea Survival Refresher

gwo sea survival refresher The course is designed to build on previous skills and knowledge to enable you to act safely and take the correct preventative actions in all aspects of offshore operations from shore to vessel or WTG, and vice versa, both during normal operation and in emergency situations in offshore wind turbine environments.

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GWO Working at Height & Rescue

gwo working at height & rescue Designed to train individuals in correct access and rescue procedures whilst working at height on wind farms. Involves theory information in a classroom environment and practical exercises on our dedicated training tower. The theory elements will allow individuals to show a sound understanding of knowledge of working at height and rescue.

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GWO Working at Height & Rescue Refresher

gwo working at height & rescue refresher The course is designed to build on previous skills and knowledge that will enable you to continue to work at height in a safe manner in the wind industry and meet emergency response training requirements for personnel in the global wind industry.

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Short Notice Rescue Day

short notice rescue day Supervised practical exercises using a range of equipment on a variety of rescue scenarios, to take place at short notice. The day begins with a short group discussion followed by bespoke rescue practice on the training tower.

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WTG Monopile Confined Space - Entry & Escape

wtg monopile confined space - entry & escape To introduce you to the safe working process when working in below the air tight hatch on an wind turbine. Working with tripods, escape kit and gas monitors you will gain sound knowledge of working in this confined area and the dangers that you may encounter.

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Health & Safety Training Courses

If you’re interested in any of the courses below please contact us, these courses can be arranged specifically for you and in some cases can be delivered on your site.

confined space – high risk

Confined Space – High Risk

This course is aimed at individuals working in high risk confined spaces, who need to use full respiratory protection due to the atmospheric conditions within the space or nearby. Training will include an in depth understanding of all associated areas related to working in high-risk confined spaces, plus extensive practical use of self–contained breathing apparatus.

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confined space – low risk

Confined Space – Low Risk

This course is aimed at individuals working in confined spaces that are shallow with sufficient ventilation and where access to the space is simple, unobstructed and there is no likely risk of significant water ingress. Training will include a comprehensive understanding of work in confined spaces and practical use of confined space equipment compulsory for low risk work.

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confined space – medium risk

Confined Space – Medium Risk

This course is aimed at individuals working in medium risk confined spaces, who may be required to disconnect and traverse away from the entry system. Training includes comprehensive information on the topics and legislation associated with confined space work, plus practical use of access equipment, gas monitors and emergency escape sets.

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fire warden

Fire Warden

This course is designed to build on individuals understanding of how to safely avoid or deal with situations involving fire and smoke and how to carry out their duties as a Fire Warden in their designated workplace.

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first aid at work

First Aid at Work

This course is designed to provide sufficient information and practical experience to allow individuals to perform first aid and incident management techniques in a range of general working environments. The theory elements of the course will allow individuals to show a good understanding of common threats to the human body and the correct methods of dealing with emergencies and a range of scenarios will demonstrate practical application.

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height safety and access

Height Safety and Access

This course will give individuals a general understanding of the application of personal fall protection equipment. Training will involve information on the Work at Height Regulations, how to check and care for access equipment and a range of practical height safety exercises on our dedicated training tower.

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iosh ms

IOSH MS

The course will give managers and supervisors an understanding of everyone’s safety and health responsibilities in the workplace. In addition, enable managers and supervisors to recognise how they can influence, control and monitor risk; to improve safety and health issues in the workplace.

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Trade Courses

Supporting the safety and productivity of our clients operations is our primary goal as a training provider; to support this we have designed wind specific courses to meet the growing need of specialist specific training for our clients. Developed from this we have designed a comprehensive package to compliment the basic safety training of Renewable UK and the Global Wind Organisation. We can offer these courses due to our experience and facilities, wind farm training by wind farm professionals.

If you’re interested in any of the courses below please contact us, these courses can be arranged specifically for you and in some cases can be delivered on your site.

advanced rescue

Advanced Rescue

The course offers a wide scope of training and assessment bespoke to wind farm sites. This starts with learning the skills needed to perform technical rescue on our training towers in a controlled environment with the aim to progress to the actual environment where those skills will be needed. We will work with our clients to adapt our core course to be bespoke to the environment for specific sites; this may include substations, turbines including monopoles, hub, nacelle, yaw etc.

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ppe inspector

PPE Inspector

Over the course of the day we will look at the equipment used for personal fall protection. Including the relevant legislation, requirements and applications of the equipment and an awareness of typical damage. The course will involve hands on experience with damaged equipment and a chance to perform some real-time detailed inspections on items of PPE. Ideal for those that regularly use PPE or are in charge of equipment.

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vessel ladder transfer training

Vessel Ladder Transfer Training

This course will give the participants the necessary basic knowledge and skills through theoretical and practical training to use basic PPE and perform safe access and egress from vessel to vessel using a transfer ladder, including correct emergency actions.

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