Wind Farm Safety Management

Place
Online training
Site visit
Dates
Next Dates
In-house Available
24 - 26 March 2021
Who should attend?
  • Health & Safety Managers/ Advisers/ Specialists
  • Site Managers

From wind farm operators, utility companies, contractors and manufacturers.

Summary

This three-day online course will provide delegates with a balanced set of strategic knowledge and practical skillsto deal with the risks of managing safety at a wind farm. From design and construction to dealing with people and the environment, this hands-on training will help you apply and implement an effective safety culture at your site.

Learning Objectives

  • Deliver understanding and practical application of European Legislation on wind turbine design and the construction of onshore turbines
  • To emphasise the primary importance of health, safety and welfare of employees, contractors and visitors to a wind farm at all stages of construction and operation
  • To understand the importance of managing and fostering a positive safety culture
  • Demonstrate the need for all of the elements of a Safety Management System
  • The design and writing of a Construction Phase Plan for an onshore wind farm
  • An understanding of factors such as impact on the Environment, Wildlife and Local Population Settlements, Road, Rail and Sea access Road rail and sea access to the site

Key Topics

  • An understanding of the health, safety and welfare requirements in the construction and ongoing management of an onshore wind farm
  • An understanding how to control Hazardous Energies when working on a Wind Turbine Generator and how to control the Environmental Hazards on the Wind Farm
  • How to conduct accident and incident investigations
  • How to deal with dilemmas on a wind farm
  • How to plan the Construction of an onshore wind farm though to Operations Management
  • Understand individual responsibility of everyone on site and build a safety culture across the tea

Programme

  • Exchange experience with colleagues
  • Training materials in digital format
  • Digital and LinkedIn Certificate
  • Three-days of interactive learning
  • Interactive workshops in Zoom breakout rooms

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Trainers

Eddie Stiven

Eddie Stiven has over 30 years of experience in health and safety. His experience in renewables is chiefly in wind, but he has also worked on Tidal projects. He has worked ononshore and offshore projects, on planning, operations and maintenance, and on construction. His main role has been as a Health and Safety Manager, but he has also worked as an Operations Manager. He is currently working as a freelance trainer and consultant, delivering training in Wind Turbine Safety Rules, Managing Safely, Construction Design and Management, and COVID 19 Workplace Risk Management. Current consultation projects include an Offshore Wind Farm Development in the USA and a Tidal Project in Wales. Prior to moving into renewables, he in the field of Marine Safety.

He is also a Playwright and Scriptwriter and he lives and works in Wester Ross in the Scottish Highlands. He is a director of Wester Ross Biosphere and a member of his local Mountain Rescue Team.

Eddie Stiven

Eddie Stiven has over 30 years of experience in health and safety. His experience in renewables is chiefly in wind, but he has also worked on Tidal projects. He has worked ononshore and offshore projects, on planning, operations and maintenance, and on construction. His main role has been as a Health and Safety Manager, but he has also worked as an Operations Manager. He is currently working as a freelance trainer and consultant, delivering training in Wind Turbine Safety Rules, Managing Safely, Construction Design and Management, and COVID 19 Workplace Risk Management. Current consultation projects include an Offshore Wind Farm Development in the USA and a Tidal Project in Wales. Prior to moving into renewables, he in the field of Marine Safety.

He is also a Playwright and Scriptwriter and he lives and works in Wester Ross in the Scottish Highlands. He is a director of Wester Ross Biosphere and a member of his local Mountain Rescue Team.

Tour info

Price per Delegate (EUR)

Online Training

1250.00

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Lydia Makori

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