GWO First Aid

The aim of this course is to administer safe and effective first aid in the wind turbine industry in accordance with Global Wind Organisation (GWO) Basic Safety Training (BST) First Aid training through theoretical and practical training.

Suitable for those working both onshore and offshore, the course provides personnel with the skills and knowledge that will enable them to work in a safe manner and to meet the basic emergency response training requirements for personnel working within the wind industry.

Course content 

The content of the BST First Aid module is: 

  • Introduction
  • Legislation/Risks/Hazards
  • Anatomy
  • Management of an incident
  • Lifesaving first aid
  • AED
  • Ordinary first aid
  • Scenario-based training
  • Evaluation 

Course Objectives 

The objectives of the First Aid training are that delegates will be able to: 

  • Demonstrate understanding of the importance to carry out first aid in a safe manner in accordance with legislative requirements of their geographic location and according to ERC guidelines and an awareness of AHA guidelines
  • Identify and explain normal function, vital signs, signs and symptoms of serious and minor injuries and illness related to the human body
  • Demonstrate understanding and correct order of management in an emergency situation in a WTG environment
  • Demonstrate correct use of lifesaving first aid using the primary survey A-B-C
  • Demonstrate correct use of an automatic external defibrillator (AED)
  • Demonstrate correct use of ordinary first aid, the secondary survey
  • Demonstrate correct use of first aid equipment in a first aid scenario

Course length: 2 days

Price: £175+VAT

Refresher: 1 day refresher every 2 years (£95+VAT)

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Upcoming course dates.

12
Aug
2019

GWO First Aid Refresher

12-08-2019 9:00 am -5:00 pm
£114.00

Part of the GWO Basic Safety Training. Complete your First Aid aspect with us today!

13
Aug
2019

GWO First Aid

13-08-2019 9:00 am - 14-08-2019 5:00 pm
£210.00

Part of the GWO Basic Safety Training. Complete your First Aid aspect with us today!

23
Sep
2019

GWO First Aid

23-09-2019 9:00 am - 24-09-2019 5:00 pm
£210.00

Part of the GWO Basic Safety Training. Complete your First Aid aspect with us today!

25
Nov
2019

GWO First Aid Refresher

25-11-2019 9:00 am -5:00 pm
£114.00

Part of the GWO Basic Safety Training. Complete your First Aid aspect with us today!

 

 

  • Covered everything in depth at a good learning pace. Course was great. I had envisaged a day of power points but I couldn't have been more wrong. Fantastic practical day which sharpened my skills

    Chris Kitchin, Blackpool Airport
  • Very knowledgeable and helpful training style. Relaxed but professional atmosphere throughout and nothing too much trouble

    Danny Porter, Vector Aerospace
  • Loved the course. It has given me so much more confidence to carry out my role. I can't wait to share this knowledge with the rest of my watch. 10/10

    André Le Geyt, Jersey Airport
  • I feel that I have learnt a lot from the course and enjoyed the material. Feel much more confident if I am ever in an emergency situation.

    Carl Corby, Hughes Sub Surface Engineering
  • "I have really enjoyed the course. 10/10"

    Ashley Davids, Director of Clinical Services at BMI Healthcare
  • "Excellent course. Well presented and very thought provoking"

    Steven Maher, Senior ODP at Liverpool Women's Hospital

Companies we've worked with

  • Airport Fire
  • Bam
  • Vector
  • Centrica
  • Essex Fire
  • Londoncityairport
  • HFR Sol
  • Leeds Airport
  • Tyne Fire
  • Nhs
  • Serco
  • Bournmouth Airport
  • Luton
  • BMI Healthcare
  • Nuffield
  • Durham Fire
  • Chemring
  • Manchester Airport
  • BP
  • Ctia
  • Jersey Fire
  • Herts Fire
  • Sussex Fire
  • BAE
  • Hia
  • Spire
  • Urenco
  • Heathrow
  • Fire
  • Siemens

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