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GWO Manual Handling Refresher

GWO Manual Handling Refresher
The purpose of the GWO – Manual Handling module is to encourage positive behavior in manual handling of loads and to train the ability of delegates to perform manual handling of loads in a safe manner in the wind turbine industry/environment. The training is designed to improve and refresh participants’ awareness through both theoretical knowledge and practical training. The emphasis is on practicing proper techniques.

Admission Requirements:

  1. You must be physically able to attend this course.
  2. In connection with use of personal protective equipment, Your body weight may not exceed 120 kilograms.
  3. You are not afraid of heights.
  4. If you are taking medicines you must mention this at the time of booking. If it is found that the use of the drug is limiting, the booking will be cancelled free of charge.


The course was developed based on GWO Sea Survival module section Manual Handling.
If you want to obtain GWO certification, you must take the full GWO Sea Survival training course.
This training is part of the GWO Sea Survival, however, only a certificate of participation is provided.


Participation is valid for two years.
After 2 years, You must attend a one-day refresher course.

The course is recognized by the Global Wind Organization ( )

Winda Registration:

All participants must register as participants in Winda prior to the start of the course.
Registration is mandatory if you want to work in wind energy.
After registration, you will receive a Winda-ID.
The Winda ID must be included with the course booking.

After certification, we will link your certificates to your Winda account.