Versions 7 and 9 of the Requirements for Certification Bodies and Training Providers (Formerly known as 'Criteria for Training Providers/Certification Bodies') published today.
Training providers and certification bodies operating within the GWO framework are presented with a new set of requirements today, incorporating a variety of updates including new options on digital learning, alongside fixed, mobile and on site training.
The documents are renamed as 'Requirements' instead of 'Criteria'. V9 of the GWO Requirements for Training Providers and V7 of the GWO Requirements for Certification Bodies are published following extensive review and can be implemented immediately. Previous versions will remain in force until October 1st 2020.
Training centres prepared for backlog but expect 59% of typical course volumes in May, rising to 91% by July - Careful preparation and adaptations in place as lock-down re-opening begins - Digital options limit participants’ and instructors’ exposure to virus
The 60 day flexibility period following expiry of a training certificate is now in force until 31st December 2020
EWA quickly adapted its operations and training to mitigate infection risk from Covid-19 early in the process
In the first edition of GWO's Training in the Pandemic Expert Series Webinars, guest panelists provided a guided tour of their facility and steps taken to minimise contamination between employees and participants.