GWO BSTR-P Fire Awareness Refresher Partial (SE-P-50303)
PurposeThe aim is to review and build on previously gained knowledge and skills from GWO BST Fire Awareness training through theoretical and practical training so that course participants can prevent fires, make appropriate judgements when evaluating a fire, manage evacuation of personnel and ensure all are safely accounted for in the event of an unmanageable fire. If the incident is judged to be safe, the delegates should be able to efficiently extinguish an initial fire by using basic hand-held firefighting equipment.
ObjectivesOn course completion the participant shall be able to:
- - Demonstrate knowledge of the development and spread of fire
- - Demonstrate knowledge of the causes of fires in wind turbines and the related dangers
- - Identify any sign of a fire in a wind turbine environment
- - Demonstrate knowledge of the contingency plans in a wind turbine environment, including smoke detection and emergency escape procedures
Theory / Practice
90% / 10%
Who should attend?The course is intended for personnel aiming to reduce their fire awareness skill fade during COVID-19 extension in situations where formal refresher training is unavailable.
The course is relevant for personnel with valid GWO Fire Awareness qualification.
PrerequisitesValid GWO BST Fire Awareness OR GWO BST Fire Awareness Refresher
NotesWINDA is Global Wind Organization's online training records database.
As Training Providers are required to upload a training record to your WINDA profile, you must register with a Delegate profile in WINDA.
Go to https://winda.globalwindsafety.org/ and click register - and get more information.
You must provide your WINDA ID to the Training Provider so they can upload your training records.
Existing expiry date + 6 months as per GWO BSTR-P
System requirements needed to run this e-learning:
Online communication platform software as per Training Center requirements/Joining instructions e.g. Skype, MS Teams, Adobe Connect, WebEx, and/or Facetime
Webcam and microphone
Operating System: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10
Processor: Dual Core 2 GHz
RAM: 4 GB
Hard Disk: 1GB of free disk space
Sound Card and Speakers (or headphones)
Graphics processor: Intel HD3000 or better
Screen Resolution: 1024 x 768 pixel (24 Bit) or 1920 x 1080 pixel
Internet Connection: 4Mbps Broadband connection (or equivalent)
Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 10+, Firefox 25+, Chrome 30+, Edge
Internet Browser Requirements:
- - Adobe Flash Player 12 or above
- - Pop-ups enabled
- - Cookies enabled
Course duration2.2 hours
Export controlAL-Number: N/A
Course datesThe following dates are available
Teams (US Eastern Time)
LiveMeeting (GMT-5), United States of America
|26.Oct 2020, 14:30 - 26.Oct 2020, 16:30||
|LiveMeeting (GMT-5)||13.Nov 2020, 08:00 - 13.Nov 2020, 10:15||
|LiveMeeting (GMT-5)||09.Dec 2020, 08:00 - 09.Dec 2020, 10:10||
|LiveMeeting (GMT-5)||18.Dec 2020, 08:00 - 18.Dec 2020, 10:10||
Contact person:Siemens Wind Service Training Center
Address:Siemens Wind Service Training Center
7415 Emerald Dunes Drive, Suite 100
FL 32822 Orlando
United States of America