Getting certified for the wind industry

The UK's onshore and offshore wind industry is booming as part of the green revolution. More than 5,500 wind turbines are in planning, consented or under construction in the UK.

439 to be built in the North of England

1,500 being built n the rest of England

2,894 set to be built in Scotland

AIS Training (Newcastle)

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AIS Training is located close to the Port of Tyne, the project base for Dogger Bank, and at the end of the A69 for easy access from Barrow and the Irish Sea wind farms.

Our centre is responsible for training 1 in 5 of GWO's delegates. It is the largest training facility in the UK and offers the full suite of GWO Training.

We offer the ultimate flexibility including closed courses for business clients, evening courses, weekend training and onsite training where our instructors come to you.

Survivex (Aberdeen)


The home of Scottish wind, Survivex's training facility is located next to Aberdeen Airport in Dyce to support training directly pre-mobilisation.

As some of Scotland's largest onshore and offshore wind farms are built in and around Aberdeenshire we are ideally placed to support you with GWO training including GWO Basic Safety Training (BST). The GWO BST Package includes GWO Sea Survival, GWO Working at Height, GWO Manual Handling, GWO Fire Awareness and GWO First Aid training courses.

Onsite and bespoke delivery

Both AIS Training and Survivex support dozens of clients domestically in the UK and across the world with onsite and bespoke training courses. These can be GWO-approved or bespoke built according to specific scenarios, equipment or environmental situations.