Working At Heights (WAH) Module - GWO Training

The aim of this module is to qualify the participants, through theoretical and practical training, to use basic personal protective equipment and perform safe work at height and safe and comprehensive basic rescue from height in a remote wind turbine environment.

Courses Duration Participants Language
2 days 12 prs Eng / Ukr
2 days 12 prs Eng / Id
2 days 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. 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
  • Harness
  • Fall prevention
  • Vertical fall arrest systems
  • Fall arrest lanyards
  • Dropped objects
  • Self-retracting lifelines
  • Practical exercises
  • Emergency procedures
  • PPE review
  • Rescue devices and rigging setup
  • Rescue exercises

Certificate Validity

2 years