This practical based course enables workers to assess the fire risks within a wind turbine and to perform basic firefighting tasks involving the use of portable extinguishers and fire blankets.
This syllabus delivers the Fire Awareness module of the Global Wind Organisation ‘Basic Safety Training’ standard, and additional element defined by the Renewable UK Manual Handling Standard.*
A refresher course must be undertaken within 2 years. Use of customer sites will be subject to an assessment and the audit requirements of Renewable UK and GWO. Delegates must be medically fit to perform the practical elements of this course and must sign a medical disclaimer to that effect.
There are no prerequisites for this course.