GWO BST Manual Handling (SE-P-50020)


The aim of this Module is to increase the awareness of ergonomics in our business; to encourage positive Manual Handling behavior; and to train the Delegates' ability to perform Manual Handling tasks in a safe manner reducing long-term effects of musculoskeletal disorder injuries.


On course completion the Delegates must be able to:
  • - Explain the importance of carrying out work duties in a safe and sound manner in accordance with the legislative requirements of their geographic work location
  • - Identify aspects of the job tasks that could increase risk of developing muscular/ skeletal injuries
  • - Explain safe practices of Manual Handling, including the correct handling of equipment
  • - Identify signs and symptoms of injuries related to poor Manual Handling techniques
  • - Identify injury reporting methods
  • - Demonstrate a problem solving approach to Manual Handling in a wind turbine environment
  • - Demonstrate Manual Handling risk reduction techniques
On course completion the Delegate:
  • - Is considered competent to work with manual handling within GWO accredited companies or sites
  • - Can access SGRE turbines in accordance with SGRE PRO-15833 Ap2 Siemens Gamesa Access Safety Training


Risk and hazards
Anatomy and Behavioral safety
Risk assessment and risk control
Lifting techniques and Scenario based training

Theory / Practice
40% / 60%

Who should attend?

Personnel working in the wind industry or related fields needing to obtain/refresh their GWO BST/BSTR Manual Handling certificate.
Delivery of the Manual Handling Refresher module covers same content, duration, learning objectives as described in BST Manual Handling. The Manual Handling training can consist of first time delegates and refresher delegates in the same classroom.


All Delegates participating in this training shall be medically fit and capable of fully participating.
Delegates shall sign a statement that they are medically fit to participate and they do not suffer from any medical illness or are under influence of any narcotic substance or alcohol.


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24 months

Only DK ICB Material No.

Course duration

4  hours



Export control

AL-Number: N

Course dates

The following dates are available
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Contact person:

Global Training Customer Engagement
Phone:  0045 3274 6003


Global Training Customer Engagement
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Phone:  0045 3274 6003