GWO Fire Awareness

The course covers fire safety when working in wind turbines. Both theoretical and practical knowledge are taught for the participants to handle fire and fire prevention measures safely.

  • After an approved course, the participant will be issued a certificate.
Book training

Goal

The participant should be well aware of how a fire can occur and what procedures to follow as well as how to extinguish a fire safely.

Theoretical elements

  • What causes a fire
  • Different types of fire
  • Fire extinguisher
  • How to extinguish a fire
  • How to prevent a fire
  • Using a fire blanket
  • Evacuation of a smoke-filled room

Practical elements

  • Exercise with different types of fire extinguisher
  • Use of smoke mask
  • Evacuation
  • Extinguishing a burning doll
Target group: The course is aimed at those who work as a wind-power technician and are at least 18 years old. Previous knowledge: None Period of validity: 2 years Course length: 4 hours (1/2 day) Instructor: 2