GWO Slinger Signaller Course

May 29, 2020

Boston Energy are now approved to provide GWO Slinger Signaller courses.

This is an in-depth, 2 day course, planned carefully to prepare you for working on a wind turbine.

GWO Slinger Signaller Course Content:

  • Working in accordance with Global Wind Organisation (GWO) standards
  • The nature of the wind industry and our roles and responsibilities as slinger signallers
  • Identification of different types of lifting equipment, attachments and accessories
  • Pre and post operational checks of lifting equipment, attachments and accessories
  • Communication with the machine operator, whether it be hand signals, radios or other means of communication
  • Identifying the centre of gravity and the mass of loads
  • Preparing the area of operations and maintaining exclusion zones during the lifting operation
  • Securing different loads with a variety of different slinging methods
  • Carrying out end use storage and securing procedures for lifting equipment, attachments and accessories

Course dates will be announced shortly!

All courses are available to book via our online store:

Please note: a variety of measures have been put in place to ensure all of our courses are safe and adhere to COVID-19 government guidelines.

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