GWO training providers opened 21 new locations between July and September 2018.
GWO training providers continue to open new sites at an impressive rate, with 21 new locations created between July and September 2018.
The numbers show an increasing trend, following 38 sites already opening during the first half of 2018.
Ten of the sites opened outside Europe, with three in the United States, one in Canada and three in Central and South America (Mexico, Brasil, Chile). Added to three new sites in Asia (China, Thailand and Japan), this is the first time growth beyond the European Union has been matched in this way.
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The GWO Criteria for Training Providers and Certification Bodies provide the framework and governance system around which more than 350 training providers can operate.
Global Wind Organisation (GWO) and the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) have signed a partnership agreement to highlight the importance of safety, training and job creation to power wind energy development and the global energy transition.
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