GWO ART Single Rescuer Nacelle, Tower & Basement (SE-P-50170)


The aim of this module is to enable the delegates to perform Single Rescuer rescue operations, in a WTG nacelle, tower and basement, by using industry standard rescue equipment, methods and techniques, exceeding those of GWO Working at Height.


Upon completion of the course the delegates must be able to:
  • - Assess and determine single rescuer rescue strategy (relevant rescue method, technique, certified equipment and how to organize the rescue efforts and incident scene) for various rescue scenarios, in a WTG nacelle, tower and basement
  • - Apply rescue methods and techniques in performing descending and ascending single rescuer rescue operations, from a WTG nacelle, tower and basement using a rescue stretcher and spineboard, manually operated and power-driven lowering/raising rescue system (rescue device and pulley system or similar), and other relevant rescue equipment.

Theory / Practice
25% / 75%

Who should attend?

The course is intended for personnel who will be working in the wind industry or related fields and will have their duties in a wind turbine environment.
Personnel that may need or is selected to perform advanced rescue or execute an advanced rescue operation as single rescuer.
The course is applicable for SGRE Employees working in SGRE WTG Zone 2, 2A and 4 - according to current Rescue Preparedness Procedures.


Valid GWO BST Working at Heights
Valid GWO BST Manual Handling
Valid GWO BST First Aid OR American Heart Association OR American Red Cross Or Canadian Red Cross OR St. Johns Ambulance
Valid GWO ART Hub, Spinner & inside Blade
Participants must be physically and medically fit and capable of fully participating in the training
Personal weight limit fully equipped max. 136 kg /299,8 lbs (incl. all PPE, equipment, clothing, etc.)


No Expiry

Course duration

1  minute



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AL-Number: N

Course dates

The following dates are available
Sorry, currently no course events are available.

Contact person:

Siemens Wind Service Training Center


Siemens Wind Service Training Center
7415 Emerald Dunes Drive, Suite 100
FL 32822 Orlando
United States of America