GWO Combined 5 Modules

  • Global Wind Organisation (GWO) Basic Safety Training (BST) in a single package. The GWO BST forms the basic safety training requirements for anyone working in the wind industry.

    This package includes the 1.5 day Sea Survival training, which is the minimum additional requirement for offshore work (2 days for RUK, MST Certification). The training is jointly accredited by Renewable UK and the Global Wind Organisation. Those attending with a comprehensive understanding of: sea survival equipment and techniques; transfer between vessels, transfer between vessel and wind turbine and rescue procedures.

    The course is a blend of theoretical knowledge and practical skills. The course is pass/fail. Delegates will be assessed on theoretical knowledge and practical skills.

    Course ID: GWO6
    Ratio: As per individual course
    Duration: 6.5 days, 7 days for RUK MST (8 hours contact per day )
    Working at Height & Rescue - 2 days
    First Aid - 2 days
    Fire Awareness - 0.5 days
    Manual Handling - 0.5 days
    GWO Sea Survival - 1.5 days or RUK (MST) accredited 2 days


  • Person wearing full fall protection equipment


    Delegates must be medically fit with a head for heights.

    Who Should Attend

    Any person required to work on or offshore within the wind energy industry.

    Course Objectives & Content

    See GWO1 - GWO5 for information.


    The course will provide the delegate with the knowledge and skills to complete all of the Global Wind Organisation (GWO) Basic Safety Training (BST) requirements. All the GWO modules are certificated for 2 years, after which a refresher training will be necessary. 3M will notify you when your certificate is due for renewal


    • GWO Training Standards
    • The Working at Height Regulations 2005
    • (UK – or equivalent regional legislation)
    • Manual handling operations Regulations 1992
    • BS 8437 CoP for the selection, use and maintenance of fall protection systems and equipment
    • BS 8454 CoP for delivery of training for work at height


    Price on Application. Please contact us for any price enquiries.

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