Existing versions of training standards will continue to be available for a period of three months. Previous criteria versions will be valid until 1 October 2019.
The BST and BTT standards have been updated with new versions published today. Criteria for Training Providers and Certification Bodies have also been updated.
Training providers and certification bodies are encouraged to review the new versions. Please read the change log at the beginning of each document. Highlights include:
The GWO Secretariat will shortly host two webinars to provide guidance and take questions from stakeholders. Please follow the links below to sign up.
Dominion Energy, a Fortune 500 utility company based in Richmond, Virginia, has today joined as leading member of Global Wind Organisation.
Recent changes in the GWO Requirements for Certification Bodies (Version 11) and its introduction of the multi-site certification scheme have required changes within GWO’s Auditor Qualification Training (AQT)
GWO is today (6 December 2022), updating its advice with reference to an item in the equipment lists contained in some standard annexes. This specifically relates to GWO standards with the following codes: ART, ART-R, BST, BSTR, BSTR-P, Lift and WLA
Over 100 community colleges teach wind turbine technician programs in North America. One GWO training provider, Safety Technology (STL) USA is moving quickly to offer a new pathway into work for college students.
EDF Renewables North America (EDFR) is the latest addition to the growing list of GWO training providers in the US market.