First Aid (GWO)

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

The training First Aid GWO is intended for personnel working in the wind industry, involved in the construction, maintenance or service for onshore and/or offshore wind turbines and wind farms. In case of accidents, knowledge of first aid procedures is essential. This course covers the use of available emergency equipment. In addition this course is about the operation of normal functions of the human body and the symptoms of disease or injury to be treated. The delegates are taught knowledge and skills in providing first aid in and near wind turbines taking into account the limited space and entrance and exits available.

This First Aid (GWO) training contents:

  • Providing first aid safely;
  • Basic knowledge about normal body functions, and symptoms of serious and minor injuries and illnesses (anatomy);
  • Set priorities in dealing with an emergency in a wind turbine;
  • Lifesaving first aid;
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED);
  • Equipment in an emergency scenario;

What should I bring?

  • Valid identification (passport, identity card, driving license);
  • Valid medical examination certificate.

You will receive a sticker for your safety passport (PSL) after the training. A safety passport is optionally available from us for € 17.50 (excl 21% VAT)

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 info@STC 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

Besides the GWO First Aid, the following training courses can be booked:

Manual Handling; (Click here for more information about this course)
Fire Awareness; (Click here for more information about this course)
Working at Heights; (Click here for more information on this training)
Sea Survival. (Click here for more information on this training)

Medical examination (click here for more information)

Training times:
We expect the participants at 07.45 on the first training day, the training will start at 08.30 and ends no later than 16:30, unless the participant attends additional training(s).

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.

First Aid (GWO) €250,- incl. WINDA registration fee
First Aid Refresher (GWO) €225,- incl. WINDA registration fee
Complete GWO Training Combination price €1.455,- incl. WINDA registration fee
(Optional) GWO G41 standard examination €180,-
(Optional) GWO G41 + exercise test €245,-