GWO Basic Safety Training Package

A GWO Basic Safety Training Package is the best start to a career in the wind and renewable energy industry.

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AIS Survivex has combined five GWO training courses to create a package that provides exceptional value for money. This package consists all five mandatory GWO courses being delivered together over five consecutive days including:

Package Objectives

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

  • Start a career in the renewables and wind energy industry

Package Content

A GWO Basic Safety Training Package includes;

  1. GWO Fire Awareness - possible hazards within the wind industry and how to control and mitigate these hazards
  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 - 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


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

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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