GWO Fire Awareness

GWO Fire Awareness is designed to equip the technician with a strong safety baseline when tackling fires. Part of the wider GWO Basic Safety Training accreditation alongside the other core modules.
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Fire Awareness

Technicians will be able to demonstrate knowledge:

  • of the development and spread of fire.
  • of the causes of fires in wind turbines and the dangers related to this.
  • to identify any sign of a fire in a wind turbine environment.
  • of the contingency plans in a wind turbine environment including smoke detection and emergency escape procedures.
  • of correct actions on discovering a fire including correct operation and fire extinguishing by means of the firefighting equipment in a WTG.

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