GWO Basic Safety Training First Aid

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GWO Basic Safety Training First Aid

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Short Description:

The aim of this BST Module is to administer safe and effective First Aid in the wind turbine industry/ WTG environment, in accordance with GWO First Aid training through theoretical and practical training.

Full Description:

Duration: 2 Days.

Prerequisites: Delegates shall create a personal Delegate profile in WINDA and provide their own WINDA ID prior to completing the BST training. All personnel participating in Basic Safety Training shall be medically fit and capable of fully participating.

The BST First Aid Module shall ensure that:

  1. The Delegates are able to demonstrate understanding of the importance of carrying out First Aid in a safe and sound manner, in accordance with the legislative requirements of t heir geographic location and according to European Resuscitation Council (ERC) and American Heart Association (AHA) guidelines
  2. The Delegates are able to identify and explain normal function, normal signs and symptoms of serious and minor injuries and illness related to the human body
  3. The Delegates are able to demonstrate understanding and correct order of management in an emergency situation in a Wind Turbine Generator (WTG) environment
  4. The Delegates are able to demonstrate correct use of lifesaving First Aid using the Primary Survey A - B - C
  5. The Delegates are able to demonstrate correct use of an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED)
  6. The Delegates are able to demonstrate correct use of Ordinary First Aid, the Secondary Survey
  7. The Delegates are able to demonstrate correct use of First Aid equipment in a First Aid scenario

Please note, joining instructions are sent to all delegates in advance of training. If your company has made a booking on your behalf, joining instructions will be sent directly to the booker. These should be forwarded to you. If you do not receive your joining instructions at least 2 days in advance of the course, please contact our admin team.


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