GWO Basic Safety Training

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Global Wind Organization (GWO) Basic Safety Training Packages

GWO Offshore Basic Safety Training (BST) Package

GWO Offshore Basic Safety Training Package is the best start to an offshore career in the wind and renewable energy industry.

Start Date End Date Cost
08-08-2022 08-12-2022 $2,200.00 Book Now
08-15-2022 08-19-2022 $2,200.00 Book Now
08-22-2022 08-26-2022 $2,200.00 Book Now
08-29-2022 09-02-2022 $2,200.00 Book Now
09-12-2022 09-16-2022 $2,200.00 Book Now
09-19-2022 09-23-2022 $2,200.00 Book Now
09-26-2022 09-30-2022 $2,200.00 Book Now

GWO Offshore Basic Safety Training (BST) Package – Refresher

A refresher course of the Off-Shore Wind BST module is offered to refresh a participant in both the theory and practical parts of the course.

For further information, please inquire using our interest form or contact us directly.

GWO Onshore Basic Safety Training (BST) Package

GWO Onshore Basic Safety Training (BST) Package is the best start to an onshore career in the wind and renewable energy industry.

Start Date End Date Cost
08-15-2022 08-18-2022 $1,500.00 Book Now
08-22-2022 08-25-2022 $1,500.00 Book Now
08-29-2022 09-01-2022 $1,500.00 Book Now
09-06-2022 09-09-2022 $1,500.00 Book Now
09-12-2022 09-15-2022 $1,500.00 Book Now
09-19-2022 09-22-2022 $1,500.00 Book Now
09-26-2022 09-29-2022 $1,500.00 Book Now

GWO Onshore Basic Safety Training (BST) Package – Refresher

A refresher course of the On-Shore Wind BST module is offered to refresh a participant in both the theory and practical parts of the course.

For further information, please inquire using our interest form or contact us directly.

Sea Survival (SS)

GWO Sea Survival provides the skills and knowledge to travel safely to and from offshore wind installations.

For further information, please inquire using our interest form or contact us directly.

Sea Survival – Refresher (SS-R)

A refresher course of the Sea Survival (SSR) module is offered to renew a participant in theory and practical parts of the course.

For further information, please inquire using our interest form or contact us directly.

Fire Awareness (FAW)

GWO Fire Awareness participants learn about fire behavior, how to try properly and safely to extinguish a fire, and quite possibly the most important part, how to limit the chances of fire in the first place. In order to make the training as realistic as possible, all of our extinguisher training is done with live fire evolutions.

For further information, please inquire using our interest form or contact us directly.

Fire Awareness – Refresher (FAW-R)

A refresher course of the Fire Awareness module is offered to refresh a participant in both the theory and practical parts of the course.

For further information, please inquire using our interest form or contact us directly.

First Aid (FA)

GWO First Aid provides the skills and knowledge to administer safe and effective first aid in the wind turbine industry.

For further information, please inquire using our interest form or contact us directly.

First Aid – Refresher (FA-R)

A refresher course of the First Aid module is offered to refresh a participant in both the theory and practical parts of the course.

For further information, please inquire using our interest form or contact us directly.

Working at Height (WAH)

GWO Working at Height teaches participants the proper use of basic PPE, how to safely work at heights, and basic rescue from an environment similar to wind turbines.

For further information, please inquire using our interest form or contact us directly.

Working at Height – Refresher (WAH-R)

A refresher course of the Working at Height module is offered to refresh a participant in both the theory and practical parts of the course.

For further information, please inquire using our interest form or contact us directly.

Manual Handling (MH)

GWO Manual Handling trains participants how to perform Manual Handling tasks in a safe manner in the wind turbine industry/environment.

For further information, please inquire using our interest form or contact us directly.

Manual Handling – Refresher (MH-R)

A refresher course of the Manual Handling module is offered to refresh a participant in both the theory and practical parts of the course.

For further information, please inquire using our interest form or contact us directly.

​Course Overview

Arcon Training Center provides individual & packaged Global Wind Organization (GWO) courses to further prepare, and certify, you to work in the renewables and wind energy industry.

​The GWO Off-Shore BST Package includes:

This package consists of all five courses being delivered over five consecutive days.

​The GWO On-Shore BST Package includes:

This package consists of all four courses being delivered over four consecutive days.

​Individual Courses

Each course can be booked individually, not a part of a package. If all you need is First Aid for example, we will be happy to set that up. Please send us a message via email or through the Interest Form.

​Course Objectives

Delegates completing a GWO BST Package will be able to;

  • Start a career in the renewables and wind energy industry

Course Content

A GWO BST Package includes;

  1. GWO Fire Awarenesstraining on the proper way to control and mitigate fire related hazards that can occur within the wind industry
  2. GWO First Aid – administering safe and effective first aid in the wind turbine industry in accordance with GWO
  3. GWO Manual Handling – correctly performing manual handling activities in the wind industry/wind turbine environment
  4. GWO Sea Survival and Transfer – demonstrating sea survival techniques and safe transfer between vessels and installations
  5. GWO Working at Height – performing safe and comprehensive basic rescue from height in a remote turbine environment while meeting emergency response requirements for personnel new to the global wind industry

​Course Information

Certificate: Global Wind Organization (GWO) certificates will be issued for each element of the package – certificates to be refreshed every 2 years

Duration: 4/5 Days

Who should take this training: This course is for anyone wishing to work in the renewables and wind energy industry

Fitness: A good standard of fitness is required

Who should take this training?

This course is for anyone working in or wishing to work in the renewables and wind energy industry.

Prerequisites

In order to complete a GWO BST Package, delegates must:

Be WINDA registered before arriving for the course

WINDA

The Global Wind Organization (GWO) have launched a Global Wind Industry Records Database (WINDA) which allows you to verify your GWO certificates with employers.

Registering with WINDA is quick and easy, and you must do this before arriving for your course.

Accommodations

We offer competitive rates at our local hotels close to our training center, shopping mall and restaurants.