GWO Sea Survival / Sea Survival Refresher

Introduction

GWO Sea Survival is aimed at personnel who will be working in the wind industry or related fields and will have their duties in an offshore wind turbine environment, usually in physical contact with an offshore wind turbine or an offshore wind structure.

The BST Sea Survival Refresher module covers the same content, duration and learning objectives as BST Sea Survival. Training can consist of first time delegates and refresher delegates in the same classroom.

Summary

There will be a classroom session designed to allow individuals to show a good understanding of: legislation associated with sea survival in the UK, exposure, hypothermia, drowning, lifesaving appliances, PPE and the transfer process. There will also be realistic practical sessions in the dedicated survival pool allowing individuals to demonstrate correct personal and team survival techniques.

Theory:

  • Legislation associated with sea survival in the UK.
  • Exposure, hypothermia and drowning.
  • Lifesaving appliances and PPE.
  • The transfer process.
  • Man over board.
  • Communication techniques

Practical:

  • Sea survival techniques and man over board.
  • Transfer techniques.

 

Pre-Requisites

The course can be physically demanding and to participate in the training you must be medically fit and capable of participating fully. You must provide us with a copy of your valid, current medical certificate as proof of your recent fitness.

Other pre-requisites:

  • A valid GWO Working at Heights Certificate
  • You must provide a valid photographic ID such as a Passport or Driving Licence
  • You must be 18+
  • This course is run in English and as such you must have an appropriate level of fluency in order to participate.

Equipment

  • Swimwear (towel, swimming costume etc.) We have on site changing rooms and showers.

Upcoming dates

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4th November 20204th November 2020East Coast College1£432Book now
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