Manual Handling Refresher (MHR) Module - GWO Training

The aim of this Module is to allow participants to refresh their positive Manual Handling and ergonomic behavior, 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

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.


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. Delegates shall possess valid BST/ BSTR certificates or training records in WINDA for the relevant Modules prior to attending BSTR training. The Delegates shall also have a personal Delegate profile in WINDA and provide their own WINDA ID prior to completing the BSTR 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