GWO Standards

Wind Limited Access Training Standard

Version 1
November 1, 2022

The GWO Wind Limited Access Standard has been developed to provide a minimum viable safety training for infrequent visitors to onshore and offshore wind turbine environments when supervised by at least two experienced GWO BST qualified persons. The GWO Wind Limited Access Standard is divided into the following two modules:

Onshore Limited Access

The Onshore Limited Access module is designed to provide the minimum viable training necessary for participants to safely visit an onshore WTG and covers hazards, medical emergencies, fire emergencies and safety at heights. After successfully having completed the Onshore Limited Access Module, participants can: Visit onshore wind turbine environments whilst under the supervision of at least two experienced GWO BST training persons.

Offshore Limited Access

The Offshore Limited Access module is to be taken in conjunction with the Onshore Module and covers boat transfers and basic sea survival. After successfully having completed the Offshore Limited Access Module, participants can: Visit offshore wind turbine environments whilst under the supervision of at least two experienced GWO BST training persons.

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Upon completion of the Global Wind Organisation (GWO) Onshore Limited Access module, participants will be able to behave in a manner whereby they are not a danger to themselves or others during supervised visits to an onshore WTG environment. Upon completion of both the GWO Onshore Limited Access and GWO Offshore Limited Access modules, participants will be able to behave in a manner where they are not a danger to themselves or others during supervised visits to both onshore and offshore WTG environments.

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