GWO Manual Handling Refresh
4 hours / 0,5 day
Definition of manual handling: The transporting or supporting of a load including lifting, putting down, pushing, pulling, carrying, or moving by hand or by bodily force.
The aim of this module is to:
- enable participants, through theoretical and practical training.
- reduce the risk of musculoskeletal injuries for wind technicians in the wind industry
- enable participants to perform their tasks and activities in the safest possible way when working in a wind turbine environment.
The BST Manual Handling Module may be delivered at the same time as the BSTR Manual Handling Refresher Module.
After having successfully complete this BST Manual Handling module, the participants will have the ability to take responsibility for the use of essential manual handling principles to reduce the risk of musculoskeletal injury when performing physical tasks and activities in the wind industry.