GWO Slinger Signaller (GWO SLS)

Duration:                          2 days

Place:                                Kragholmen 180, 9900 Frederikshavn, Denmark

Price:                                 DKK 5.600 (ex. VAT)

Language:                        Danish or English

Validity:                            No expiry

Standard:                         GWO Slinger Signaller training standard


Relevant for

This course targets personnel working within the wind industry conducting slinging techniques and signalling during simple lifting operations, meaning lifts conducted based on a lifting plan covering known hazards.


Purpose of the course

The aim of the GWO Slinger Signaller/ Rigger Signal Person training is to enable the participant to support and care for themselves and others by possessing the required knowledge and skills to conduct assigned tasks safely and efficiently.



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Course content

The GWO Slinger Signaller course prepares the delegates to be aware of the risks and hazards encountered when working with Slinger Signaling within the wind industry. Furthermore, they will be able to control and mitigate those risks and hazards. The delegates will also be equipped with the knowledge, skills and confidence to appropriately respond in the event of a hazardous situation and to increase their safety through proper use of personal protective equipment, emergency equipment, procedures and safe craftsmanship.


The participant will have the knowledge, skills and attitude to be able to:

  1. Attaching and detaching the load to and from the crane lifting attachment

  2. Initiating and directing the safe movement of the crane, including multiple slinger signallers during limited or blind lifts

  3. Adhering to their role and responsibilities during the lift

  4. Conducting visual pre and post inspection on lifting accessories and load

  5. Handling of lifting accessories

  6. Ensuring safe lift-off and lay down of the load

  7. Slinging/rigging various types of load, based on weight, centre of gravity, shape and size

  8. Carrying out generic routine lifts in accordance with the lift plan

  9. Complying with instruction/procedures set up by the employer to manage lifting

  10. Ensuring that equipment is properly used, maintained and defects reported