GWO Manual Handling (MH) & Refresher (MHR)

£80.00 (ex VAT)

GWO Manual Handling (MH) & Refresher (MHR)

Days: Wed (am) each week

Duration: 0.25 Day reduced time on site with Blended Learning

Venue: Glasgow

To Book: Please select from the dates below or call us on 0141 882 9721 for phone bookings


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The aim of this Module is to encourage positive Manual Handling and ergonomic behaviour, encourage delegates to consider alternatives to manual handling through planning and to train delegates ability to perform Manual Handling tasks in a safe manner in the wind turbine industry/environment.

(Tue PM) Manual Handling

Course syllabus

  • The Participants are able to demonstrate a problem-solving approach to Manual Handling in a wind turbine environment (L3 – Skill)
  • The Participants are able to demonstrate Manual Handling risk reduction techniques (L3 – Skill)
  • The Participants are able to identify aspects of their job tasks that could increase their risk of developing muscular/ skeletal injuries (L2 – Knowledge)
  • The Participants are able to demonstrate understanding of the importance of carrying out work duties in a safe and sound manner in accordance with the legislative requirements of their geographic work location (L2 – Knowledge)
  • The Participants are able to demonstrate understanding of safe practises of Manual Handling, including the correct handling of equipment (L2 – Knowledge)
  • The Participants are able to identify signs and symptoms of injuries related to poor Manual Handling techniques and have knowledge of reporting methods (L2 – Knowledge)

Age restrictions


Booking Terms


GWO MH or MHR Certificate Valid for 2 years

GWO have launched there own unique certificate record data base WINDA. This system allows you and employers to check online using your WINDA ID to verify your current training records.

Registering is quick and easy:

0% Finance

Our Finance Package enables customers the option to spread the training costs over several months

Customers are required to give a minimum 10% deposit

Repayment over can be over 3, 6 and 12 months

The application is  extremely easy and you can find out in seconds if you are eligible.

For further information please get in touch

Call: 0141 882 9721

Email: [email protected]

*Agreements are subject to a credit check. Selected Course packages only


No requirement for initial course.

Refresher courses require an in-date GWO certification in the refreshing module at the time of sitting the course.

No formal medical is required however participants should have a good standard of general fitness.

Participants will be asked to complete a medical self declaration at the start of the registration process.

Participants must registered with WINDA –



All eLearning must be complete a min the day before the practical.

Full information about the process of eLearning can be found below