GWO Basic Safety Training Refresher Package

A GWO Basic Safety Training Refresher Package is the best way to renew GWO basic safety training.

Course Overview

AIS Survivex have combined five Global Wind Organisation (GWO) training courses that keep all mandatory GWO certifications up to date.

The GWO Basic Safety Training Refresher Package includes:

This package consists of all five courses being delivered over 3.5 consecutive days.

Course Objectives

Delegates completing a GWO Basic Safety Training Refresher Package will be able to;

  • Refresh the skills and knowledge gained from initial GWO basic safety training

Course Content

A GWO Basic Safety Training Refresher Package includes;

  1. Possible fire hazards within the wind industry and how to control and mitigate these hazards
  2. Administering safe and effective first aid in the wind turbine industry in accordance with GWO 
  3. Correctly performing manual handling activities in the wind industry/wind turbine environment
  4. Demonstrating sea survival techniques and safe transfer between vessels and installations
  5. Performing safe and comprehensive basic rescue from height in a remote turbine environment


In order to complete a GWO Basic Safety Training Refresher Package, delegates must hold:

  • Valid and in-date GWO Fire Awareness, GWO First Aid, GWO Manual Handling, GWO Working at Height and GWO Sea Survival certificates

The equipment used during the training course carries a weight limit of 136-140kg. For participants this maximum weight includes clothes and safety equipment, we therefore recommend a maximum bodyweight of 120kg. Our equipment also has a maximum waist size of 120cm.

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