Gwo Basic Technical Training (btt ) Mechanical Module
About this course
Learning Hours: 1.5 days (08:30 to 16:30)
Cost per Delegate: £487+VAT
How to Book this Course
Available on request. To enquire about dates or to set up a course specifically for your company, please contact the ASET Customer Service Team.
Delegates who want to gain a greater understanding on the fundementals of mechanical engineering in relation to the renewable energy sector, in particular wind turbines.
Key Learning Outcomes
The aim of this GWO BTT Standard Mechanical Module is to give the delegates the knowledge and skills to carry out basic tasks (supervised by an experienced technician).
- Explain the main components, mechanical systems and the basic operation of wind turbines
- Explain risks and hazards associated with mechanics
- Understand the principles of bolted and welded connections and their inspection
- Demonstrate practical skills to use manual tightening and measuring tools.
- Demonstrate the correct use of hydraulic torque and tensioning tools
- Explain the principles of a gearbox
- Explain the function of the brake systems and demonstrate how to inspect them
- Explain the function of the yaw system and explain how to inspect it
- Explain the function of the cooling system and demonstrate how to inspect it
- Explain the function of the lubrication system and demonstrate how to inspect it
Each delegate will undertake a multipl-choice examination paper and practical excercises to demonstrate they have achieved the key learning outcomes detailed above.
Required Instructor Qualification/Experience
GWO approved Training Instructor
4/10, course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers.
- Be WINDA registered before arriving for the course
- Delegates are required to supply their own PPE.
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