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GWO Basic Manual Handling Training

GWO Training Renewables

Course Overview:

The aim of this module is to encourage positive manual handling behaviour and train delegates ability to perform manual handling tasks in a safe manner in the wind turbine industry/environment.

You can also find our 1/2 day GWO Manual Handling Refresher Training Course by clicking the link provded.

Course Content:

At the end of the module, delegates should be able to do the following:

  • Demonstrate understanding of the importance of carrying out work duties in a safe and sound manner in accordance with the legislative requirements of their geographic work location.
  • Identify aspects of their job tasks that could increase their risk of developing muscular/skeletal injuries.
  • Demonstrate understanding of safe practises of manual handling, including the correct handling of equipment.
  • Identify signs and symptoms of injuries related to poor manual handling techniques and have knowledge of reporting methods.
  • Demonstrate a problem-solving approach to manual handling in a wind turbine environment.
  • Demonstrate manual handling risk reduction techniques.

Required Qualifications

Candidates must be fit and able to complete all aspects of training.


All delegates are issued with a GWO Approved Manual Handling certificate.

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