GWO Advanced Rescue Training Refresher (ARTR)

GWO ART refresher course to review and build on previously gained knowledge and skills from the ART Nacelle, Tower & Basement Training. Also refreshes GWO Working at Heights and GWO Manual Handling certificates.

Includes registration on GWO WINDA database.

15% off equipment online for training participants

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The GWO Advanced Rescue Training Refresher (ARTR) course combines the following core modules:

  • Nacelle, Tower and Basement Rescue Refresher (ART-NR)
  • Hub, Spinner and Inside Blade Rescue Refresher (ART-HR)

The training course will enable participants to review and build on their knowledge previously gained in the initial GWO Advanced Rescue Training (ART) course to perform entry-type injured person rescue operation in a wind turbine generator (WTG), using industry standard rescue equipment, rescue methods and rescue techniques.

The GWO ART Refresher course will also refresh the GWO Working at Height certificate.

On completion of the Advanced Rescue Training Refresher course, participants must hold valid and in date certificates for the following GWO courses:

The Advanced Rescue Training Refresher course  includes the following:

  • Introduction
  • Emergency response plan
  • Knowledge review: working at height
  • Control measures & warm up to prevent injury during training
  • Manual handling
  • Working at height – rescue from ladder
  • Working at height – self evacuation
  • Evacuation of an injured person from the Nacelle to the base of the tower
  • Rescue from enclosed space
  • Rescue from crawl space
  • Rescue up
  • Evaluation

Training certificates are issued online via GWO’s WINDA system.


  1. Safety footwear is required for all practical sessions.
  2. GWO course participants must have a WINDA ID before they book.  If you do not have a WINDA ID please register here.

15% discount – on completion of your training course you will receive voucher code giving you 15% off your next heightec equipment order online.

TWG011R GWO Advance Rescue Training (ART) Refresher

Course Details

Duration: 3 days
Course Venues: Aberdeen, Kendal
Entry Requirements:  
Instructor Ratio: 1:4
Course Code: TWG011R
Assessment: Practical and written
Certification: GWO WINDA online
Validity Period: Please refer to current information published by GWO.
Medical Requirements: Physical fitness with no contra-indications for working at height. A self-certified statement of reasonable fitness will be requested at course registration.
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