Update from IRATA with regards to certificate extension for Technicians – Further update will follow as soon as we have it.
ONLINE – TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATION EXTENSION
We are currently preparing an electronic process for our technicians to apply for an extended period of certification. As soon as this becomes available, we will notify you and place a notice on the IRATA website, with instructions for technicians to follow. This will be a temporary solution and shall only be in place whilst the COVID-19 containment actions prevent assessors and training member companies from operating on a […]
GWO has agreed to allow as a temporary measure until 1 June 2020 that:
Course participants unable to refresh previous training within the 24 month validity period due to COVID 19, may be able to take their planned refresher training up until 60 days after expiry. However, if, during the period of your current certification you have not worked in a wind turbine environment or used the skills you learned on GWO courses, the risk of skills fade is very high. This option should be assessed by the legal duty holder responsible for your safety on site.
COVID – 19 OPS Training Update
With the current situation on the COVID -19 being updated daily OPS training will also be delivering updates on all future course alongside this as they happen.
We are monitoring Public Health UK, the Government advice and the WHO advice for training/education establishments and any changes to this we will inform those affected as soon as possible.
We have put measures in place to protect those that visit the training centre to include:
NHS Awareness posters / information
Sanitisers at entrance point – please use on arrival
Installed hand sanitisers inside […]