GWO Advanced Rescue Training

Rescue and evacuation from confined spaces in wind turbines

GWO Advanced Rescue Training

Rescue and evacuation from confined spaces in wind turbines

GWO Advanced Rescue Training - Refresher (ARTR)

Basic Course Informations

The GWO Advanced Rescue Refresher Training is divided into the following two ART-Modules:

Module 1: Hub, Spinner and Inside Blade Rescue (HSIBR)

Module 2: Nacelle, Tower and Basement Rescue (NTBR)

and also

Working at heights refresher (WAHR)

Manual handling refresher (MHR)


The booking of individual modules, also with customization, is possible on request.

Validity of the certificate for this course: 24 months

GWO Advanced Rescue Training - Refresher (ARTR)

EUR 851.00 plus VAT
EUR 1,012.69 incl. VAT

3 days / 24 lessons


Dates for this course will be fixed in consultation with you. Request


The participants repeat special knowledge of height safety and height rescue as well as the ability to rescue themselves and persons from critical work areas with the correct use of the existing rescue equipment according to the Advanced Rescue Training Standard of the Global Wind Organization.

The ART modules allow participants to evacuate injured persons in various confined access areas of a wind turbine with industry-standard rescue equipment, rescue methods and techniques.

Teaching content

  • Hazards within critical work areas (wind turbine zones)
  • Using the rescue equipment available in the wind turbine
  • Rescuing persons using the rescue equipment available in the wind turbine

Target group

Persons who work in areas where there is a risk of falling, such as in the construction, operation, maintenance and repair of wind turbines and other high infrastructures..


A minimum of physical fitness is expected. Participants must not have any health-related restrictions, especially of the respiratory tracts, cardiovascular diseases or spinal disorders.

A valid health check-up (G41) and a valid certificate for GWO Advanced Rescue Training Basic are required, since the course assumes knowledge of the basics on rescue from height.

In accordance with youth protection legislation, the minimum age for participation is 18 years.

Number of participants

4 to 12 persons


A valid international GWO certificate will be issued on successful completion of the course.

The certificate is valid for two years.

General information

Please bring appropriate protective work clothing and S3 safety shoes. It is recommended that you train using your own PPE, so please bring this if you have it. Please state if you will need to borrow a PPE (for which there is a charge) when booking the course. You will also require clothing suitable for the weather and suitable work gloves as the practical part of the course takes place outside.

Information as download:

Course contact

Alicia Lee-Johannsen

Lecker Strasse 7
25917 Enge-Sande
Tel.: +49 4662 89127-13
Fax: +49 4662 89127-88

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