Wind Energy Basic Height Safety Training

Cost per participant: $750

Available as an open enrollment class in Franklin, PA, Houston, TX or at your facility.


855-565-6722 |

Duration:8-hour Course| Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Wind Energy Basic Height Safety Training Course is a basic work at height training for individuals who are not directly employed as wind energy engineers or technicians, but who may have an occasional need to climb a wind turbine under supervised conditions. This 8-hour course is all classroom.


Each of the following topics will be reviewed during the training course:

Wind Energy Fundamentals
  • Anatomy of a Wind Farm/Wind Turbine
Health & Safety Fundamentals
  • Statistical Overview
  • Legal Requirements
  • Hazard Control
  • Risk Assessments
Wind Farm Hazards
  • Electrical Risks
  • Weather Conditions
  • Blade Throw & Structural Collapse
  • Work at Height Risks
Personal Protective Equipment
  • Basic PPE Requirements
Safe Access to Wind Turbines
  • Wind Farm Authorization Procedures
  • Wind Turbine Safety
  • Access Systems
Work at Height Emergencies
  • Action in an Emergency
  • Suspension Trauma
  • Types of Emergencies
  • Evacuation Equipment
  • Vacuation Methods & Procedures