Advanced Rescue

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Introduction

Advanced Rescue is designed to give existing wind farm employees a higher level of rescue capability, with an additional focus on casualty care. Advanced Rescue involves comprehensive rescue equipment orientation and practice at a safe training facility, which will enable delegates to perform safe and efficient rescues in the event of an emergency.

Summary

Training in the advanced use of spine boards and stretchers, casualty management and lifting and lowering techniques from the turbine using industry specific equipment. The course will prepare individuals for offshore/onshore incident management and how to perform sub-station and WTG rescues in the simplest, safest, most efficient way possible.

This course will also offer introduction into the environment of a turbine/substation and familiarisation of areas.

Pre-Requisites

The course can be physically demanding and to participate in the training you must be medically fit and capable of participating fully. You must provide us with a copy of your valid, current medical certificate as proof of your recent fitness.

Other prerequisites:

  • In date GWO Working at Height certificate
  • In date GWO First Aid certificate
  • You must provide a valid photographic ID such as a Passport or Driving Licence
  • You must be 18+
  • The course is run in English and as such you must have an appropriate level of fluency in order to participate.

Equipment

Clothing – Safety boots plus suitable clothing to climb in – appropriate for external training in all weathers e.g. breathable, warm, waterproof, windproof etc. We also advise kneepads for some of the practical exercises.