GWO Working at Height with Manual Handling

5.00 out of 5 based on 20 customer ratings
(20 customer reviews)

From: £400.00



  • Duration: 2 Days
  • Course Time: 9am – 5pm
  • Assessment: Theory & Practical



  • Medical Questionnaire
  • Over 18
  • Photographic I.D
  • Work Boots



Anyone looking to begin or continue working in the offshore renewable energy industry. Everyone is expected to hold a valid, in date GWO Working at Height and GWO Manual Handling Certificate which must be refreshed every 2 years by sitting the GWO Working at a Height and Manual Handling Refresher course.



  • Demonstrate knowledge of hazards and risks associated with working at height in a wind turbine
  • Demonstrate an understanding of current legislation
  • Demonstrate correct PPE identification, use, inspection, storage
  • Demonstrate correct use of evacuation devices
  • Demonstrate correct approach to rescue situations
  • Demonstrate the importance of carrying out work duties in a safe manner and identify aspects of job role that could cause muscular/skeletal injuries
  • Demonstrate problem-solving and carrying out safe manual handling
  • Demonstrate manual handling techniques and recognise signs and symptoms of injuries relating to poor manual handling



All delegates sitting the GWO courses must now register onto the GWO WINDA database, for further information about GWO’s WINDA Database please click here.

To register onto the WINDA Database click here



On successful completion of the GWO Working at Height and Manual Handling training, you will receive a certificate valid for 2 years, this is uploaded onto your WINDA Account within 10 days of course completion. A pdf version of your WINDA GWO Certificate will also be emailed out to you.

20 reviews for GWO Working at Height with Manual Handling

  1. 5 out of 5

    Very good course, instructor clearly very knowledgeable in all subjects, very supportive to all the students, and made us feel confident for the practical’s

  2. 5 out of 5

    Very Good course well delivered and great facilities

  3. 5 out of 5

    Very enjoyable course. The instructor was clear in their instruction would highly recommend OPS Training

  4. 5 out of 5

    Very engaging course delivered with lots of industry related vocabulary. NEW SKILLS learnt despite 13 years in the wind industry

  5. 5 out of 5

    Excellent course, Instructors very knowledgeable, Excellent facilities.

  6. 5 out of 5

    Very informative course with knowledgeable instructors, Really enjoyed learning new skills.

  7. 5 out of 5

    Amazing facilities, very knowledgeable instructors and helpful office staff.

  8. 5 out of 5

    Very good course, very well presented, will highly recommend this course.

  9. 5 out of 5

    Very satisfied, good facilities and course subject, very pleasant and proffesional team

  10. 5 out of 5

    Very well presented course, fantastic instructors, very enthusiastic teaching style, Fantastic fun on the ropes.

  11. 5 out of 5

    Really well presented covered each topic in a good understandable way

  12. 5 out of 5

    Great course. Very instructive and informational. Highly Reccomend

  13. 5 out of 5

    Enjoyable course and friendly staff

  14. 5 out of 5

    Fantastic course, learned a lot. Great Knowledge and experience instructors! I will definitely be back for more!

  15. 5 out of 5

    Best version of WAH&MH I have completed. It’s much more reassuring when you have competent instructors with relevant experience.

  16. 5 out of 5

    Brilliant – very informative and professional – I felt safe and confident in the instructors abilities.

  17. 5 out of 5

    Great instruction. Instructor is obviously a subject matter expert.

  18. 5 out of 5

    Great Course now feel confident working at height.

  19. 5 out of 5

    Good course, great instructors who were very knowledgeable + a good laugh.

  20. 5 out of 5

    The instructor made the course both fun and interesting and informative

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