Manual Handling (MH) Module - GWO Training

The aim of this Module is to encourage positive Manual Handling and ergonomic behaviour, encourage participants to consider alternatives to manual handling through planning and to train participants’ ability to perform Manual Handling tasks in a safe manner in the wind turbine industry/environment.

Courses Duration Participants Language
4 hours 12 prs Eng / Ukr
4 hours 12 prs Eng / Id
4 hours 12 prs English
4 hours 12 prs English

Target Audience

Personnel who will be working in the wind industry or related fields and will have their duties in a wind turbine environment, usually in physical contact with a wind turbine or an offshore wind structure.
Personnel that perform job functions that have been risk assessed by their employer or their workplace duty holder as a function, where training according to one or more modules of the BST standard may mitigate of the identified risks.

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All personnel participating in this training shall be medically fit and capable of fully participating. Participants’ signatures testifying to their medical fitness will be collected prior to the start of the module. Furthermore, participants shall have created a personal participant profile in WINDA and provide their own WINDA ID prior to completing the BST training.

For more details about course prerequisites please contact our administration desk.

Module Content

  • Legislation and behavioral safety
  • Spinal anatomy and posture
  • Planning manual handling
  • Measures to prevent injury
  • Risk controls and proper manual handling techniques

Certificate Validity

2 years

Frequently asked questions:

After completing the training, will participants receive a certification from the Global Wind Organisation?

Yes, upon successful completion of our courses, participants will be awarded a certification from the Global Wind Organisation.

What is the primary focus of the Manual Handling (MH) Module - GWO Training offered by Lerus?

The Manual Handling (MH) Module - GWO Training aims to encourage positive Manual Handling and ergonomic behavior. It trains participants to consider alternatives to manual handling through planning and equips them with the ability to perform Manual Handling tasks safely within the wind turbine industry/environment.

With Lerus offering training across various countries, what makes its GWO Training stand out?

Lerus is a global company recognized for its commitment to delivering comprehensive training experiences. Our GWO Training courses are meticulously designed, up-to-date, and aligned with industry standards. Coupled with expert instructors and a global presence with training centers worldwide, Lerus ensures participants receive unparalleled training, reinforcing its position as a leading global training provider.

Course reviews

Interesting and informative course
My thanks to Lerus for such informative course! I gained so much new information and valuable practice experience. Surely recommend your training center to otherі. Review by: Roman
Thanks for course
I required GWO MH certificate ASAP and Lerus managed to arranged it asap. Thank you. I received both highest service and valuable knowledge to perform my duties perfect. Review by: Alex Dav
GWO Manual Handling (MH) Training at Lerus Training Centre was a superb experience. The course, led by knowledgeable instructors, imparted crucial techniques for safe manual handling practices, enhancing my confidence in workplace safety. The training facilities were modern and conducive to hands-on learning, fostering a comprehensive understanding of proper handling methods. The instructors' dedication and supportive approach created an enriching atmosphere, ensuring a valuable learning journey. Overall, the program exceeded expectations, leaving me equipped and empowered with essential manual handling skills. Highly recommended for comprehensive MH training. Review by: IO
Very Good
All nice , very good instructor. Good place. Good class. Good hospitality. Food and coffee meal is a very nice Review by: Wirawan Fajar Pratono
Over all good course and training
Good Training and course for us. Review by: Anton
All good intstructur no one... Review by: Agung prasetia
Great teaching methode.
Active instructor Friendly and easy understanding teaching style. Keep it great Lerus.!! Review by: Chandra
All good easy to understand
Everything was good . Review by: Gema Dwi Putra
very good
everiting good good job Review by: Arioyo argo nugroho
Good Training and Important
Good to have knowledge about manual handling training to get prover task when doing manual handling job. Review by: Adi Tama
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