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Turbine Troubleshooting and Repair: 3 days (24hrs)

Advance your knowledge of:

  • Installation, troubleshooting, operation, and maintenance of turbine mechanical systems and blades
  • Troubleshooting and repair of failed mechanical and electrical equipment
  • Electric/electronic/mechanical equipment using switches, fuses, breakers, interlocks, isolating valves and proper grounding techniques

Safety at Height and Rescue for Wind Industry: 2 days (16hrs)

Ropeworks certification course includes:
  • Review of general wind turbine safety
  • Overview of fall protection and work positioning systems
  • Equipment use and inspection
  • Vertical lifeline systems
  • Shock-absorbing fall arrest vs. work positioning lanyards
  • Mitigating harness-induced suspension trauma
  • Proper anchoring methods
  • Rescue and evacuation protocol
  • Automatic Descent Control Devices
  • Personal escape and rescue systems (e.g. PDQ, I'D)
  • Load raising and transfer methods
  • Fall recovery and rescue (e.g. from nacelle or nose cone)
  • Ladder Rescue 
  • Hub & Yaw Rescue

 Wind Technician Training Syllabus

 For more specific questions contact Scott P. Buffett or Paul DeDominicas