Global Wind Organisation (GWO) Syllabus

Partnering with Iowa Lakes Community College location Estherville Iowa in the heart of a multitude of renewable energy projects - Impact Access,Inc. supports the ILCC Global Wind Organisation program.

The GWO program is run by the ILCC at S.E.R.T (Sustainable Energy Resources & Technologies).

Please contact us at for more information.

Work at Height:16 hours

  • Intro
  • Legislation
  • Workshop Risks
  • Proper PPE Inspection
  • Fall Arrest Lanyards
  • Vertical Fall Arrest Systems
  • Back-up Fall Arrest Systems
  • Work Positioning Lanyards
  • Suspension Trauma
  • PPE Review
  • Rescue Devices
  • Practical with Rescue Devices
  • Rescue Exercises
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Evaluation



Manual Handling: 3 hours

  • Intro
  • Legislation
  • Risks and Hazards
  • Spinal Anatomy
  • Planning Lifts
  • Risk Control and Lifting Techniques
  • Behavioral Safety
  • Practical Scenarios
  • Evaluation


First Aid and AED: 12 hours

  • Introduction
  • Legislation
  • Anatomy
  • Managing an Incident
  • Primary Survey for Lifesaving (ABC)
  • AED
  • Ordinary First Aid
  • Practical Scenario Based Assessment


Basic Fire Fighting and Awareness: 3 hours

  • Introduction
  • Legislation
  • Fire Combustion and Spread
  • Fire Extinction
  • Fire Prevention
  • Fire Fighting Equipment in WTG
  • Practice Scenarios
  • Evaluation


Total Duration: 34 hours minimum


Impact Access LLC offers numerous training courses and programs. SPRAT rope access is held in Lititz PA (All levels) - one week of every month.

If you are interested in scheduling a course, or attending an already scheduled course, please contact us.