GWO Basic Safety Training
The Global Wind Organisation (GWO) is an association of Wind Turbine owners and manufacturers with the aim of supporting an injury-free work environment in the wind industry. The Global Wind Organisation developed a standard in response to the demand for recognizable Basic Safety Training in the industry. The Basic Safety Training consists of 5 modules that provide delegates with the knowledge and skills to work safely in the wind industry.
The GWO Basic Safety Training combines the following modules:
- GWO Module First Aid
- GWO Module Manual Handling
- GWO Module Fire Awareness
- GWO Module Working at Heights
- GWO Module Sea Survival
These modules are also offered as separate courses. Please visit the separate module pages for more detailed information about the module content.
The GWO Basic Safety Training is provided in 6 days in classes with a maximum of 12 delegates. The course consists of theoretical and practical parts.
Successful delegates receive a GWO certificate for each module of the Basic Safety Training separately. These certificates have a validity of 2 years.
This course is provided in English. Upon request and with a sufficient number of delegates, the course can be provided in Dutch.
The training takes place at DELTA Safety Training in Rotterdam. DELTA offers a fully indoor training venue with all necessary facilities for a safe and comfortable stay, including a heated indoor pool for Maritime and Offshore courses.
Conditions for participation
Delegates shall have created a personal delegate profile in WINDA and provide their own WINDA ID prior to the training.
In order to generate a WINDA ID, please visit: https://winda.globalwindsafety.org and choose ‘Register’, followed by ‘Delegate Registration’. After filling in your data you will receive an activation code per e-mail, which is valid for 48 hours. When you activate via the e-mail and fill in a password a confirmation will be sent via e-mail. Also, in the top right corner of the page your WINDA ID will occur, which is needed for registration of your certification.
The price in the top right corner includes the course material, use of the practical resources, registration fee, certificate costs, coffee, tea and lunch. All prices exclude VAT.
- The available course dates are shown in the top right corner of the page.
- These courses are very suitable for individual participants or small groups. For group bookings or incompany courses, we are happy to make you a customised offer.
- If you wish to receive any additional information, please do not hesitate to contact us.