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Advanced Rescue Training (Refresher) Standard

The GWO Advanced Rescue Training (ART) Standard controls the risks associated with rescue operations

GWO Advanced Rescue Training (Refresher) Standard

Version 1 of the GWO Advanced Rescue Training (Refresher) Standard was launched on 1st October 2018. It is available for immediate implementation by training providers in accordance with the GWO criteria for training providers.  

Download: GWO Advanced Rescue Training Refresher Standard Version 1

Advanced Rescue Training Refresher Standard modules

The ART refresher consists of two modules: 
Hub rescue (same content as the initial course)

  • Blade to hub to ground
  • Outside evacuation (including measures to mitigate interfering elements)
Nacelle, tower, basement rescue including Working At Height Refresher:
  • Enclosed space to ground (under gearbox, inside and/or behind generator, under the floor, incl. zip line in nacelle)
  • Transformer room to nacelle
  • Basement to ground floor (manually operated rescue up) 
  • Inside and outside evacuation (including measures to mitigate interfering elements)
  • Rescue up e.g for helicopter extraction
  • WaH: Knowledge Review
  • WaH: Rescue from ladder
  • WaH: Self-evacuation
After successful completion of the course, delegates will receive two certificates:
  1. GWO Nacelle, Tower, Basement Rescue Refresher
  2. GWO Working At Height Refresher

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Please read the current GWO Standards and Criteria or see our in-depth FAQ-section. 
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