GWO Fire Awareness

FIXED price: You record the date of your training, payment of the course must be done immediately. In case of moving or canceling the training, the entire course fee will be charged again in accordance with the General Terms and Conditions. The choice for ‘FIXED’ gives you a considerable discount on our existing prices.

FLEX price: You opt for flexibility. You can move free of charge once, rescheduling a second time is possible at 50% of the course price. Resistance is allowed no later than 5 working days before the start date course in accordance with the general Terms and Conditions. Payment for companies 30 days after receipt of invoice. With ‘FLEX’ you choose extra service, for the normal price.

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. This standard has been developed in response of the demand for recognizable Basic Safety Training in the industry.  

Course content

The objectives of the BST Fire Awareness Module are to ensure that:  

  • The delegates are able to demonstrate knowledge of the development and spread of fire.  
  • The delegates are able to demonstrate knowledge of the causes of fires in wind turbines and the dangers related to this.  
  • The delegates are able to identify any sign of a fire in a wind turbine environment.  
  • The delegates are able to demonstrate knowledge of the contingency plans in a wind turbine environment including smoke detection and emergency escape procedures.  
  • The delegates are able to demonstrate correct actions on discovering a fire including correct operation and fire extinguishing by means of the firefighting equipment in a WTG.  

Duration

0,5 day.

Certificate

GWO Fire Awareness certificate. Validity 2 years.

Language

By default courses organised via DELTA are in the English language.

Location

Geyssendorfferweg 47, 3088 GJ Rotterdam (harbour nr. 2320).

Conditions for participation

Delegates shall be medically fit and capable of fully participating. Delegates will sign a statement at the training provider stating that they are medically fit to participate in the safety training and that they do not suffer from any medical illness or are under the influence of anu narcotic substance or alcohol.

Delegates shall have created a personal delegate profile in WINDA and provide their own WINDA ID prior to completing the training.

Price

Prices are including course materials, location, exam, lunch, coffee/tea. Not included:

  • WINDA registration fee € 10,- .
  • 21% BTW. Alle prices are ex. VAT.

Additional information

  • The schedule of our courses can be found under Cursus Planning.
  • These courses are very suitable for individual participants or small groups.
  • Feel free to contact us if you cannot find a specific course.
  • For groups or/and in company courses we are happy to make you a customized offer.