Fire Awareness (GWO)


This training is accordingly to the guidelines of the Global Wind Organisation (GWO).

This training Fire Awareness GWO is designed for staff working in the wind industry, on land and / or sea, involved in the construction, maintenance and / or service for onshore and / or offshore wind turbines and wind farms. The training Fire Awareness examines basic knowledge and skills on how to deal with fire.

This Fire Awareness (GWO) training contents:

  • The emergence and spread of fire;
  • Risks of fire in wind turbines;
  • Recognizing the first signs of possibility of fire in a wind turbine;
  • Emergency plans in a wind turbine, including smoke detection and escape procedures;
  • Operation and use of fire extinguishers.

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Training times:
This training is given in addition to other GWO trainingmodules or separate and there for training times may vary.

The training is given in English. We can organize this training in a different language for groups on request and if necessary with an private interpreter.

A good physical condition is required.
Participants may not exceed 124 kilos in relation to the bearing capacity of the materials that are used during the training.
We kindly advise you to bring your own safety shoes.

Requirements for participation:
In order to participate to the training, participants need to have a valid offshore medical certificate or declaration of good health from their doctor. We can arrange a Nogepa medical examination for the participants on our training facilities.
On you can find a certified doctor nearby to book the declaration of good health yourself.

Winda registration

As from October 17, GWO training participants will have to register in WINDA for a delegate profile. Once you have completed your registration, you will receive a WINDA ID which you must send to before you complete the training. The WINDA ID is your personal identification and all of your future GWO training will be associated with this ID.

Register for a Delegate profile using a smartphone, tablet or a computer at

Fire Awareness (GWO) €273,- (incl. WINDA registration fee)
Fire Awareness Refresher (GWO) €273,- (WINDA registration fee, excl. 21% VAT)
Complete GWO Training Combination price €1990,- (WINDA registration fee, excl. 21% VAT)
(Optional) NOGEPA medical approval + shoulder measurement €180,-
(Optional) Shoulder measurement €45,-
(Optional) NOGEPA, Norwegian medical approval + shoulder measurement €200,-

More information: 0031-10 824 38 60

€200,- incl. WINDA registration fee, excl. 21% VAT

GWO BST Fire Awareness

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0,5 day

2 years

Quarantaineweg 98 3089 KP Rotterdam - Heijplaat

Various times