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GWO Basic Safety Training, Sea Survival Module
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22-07-2022 22-07-2022 Contact with us »  

Personnel working in the offshore wind or associated industries who intend to meet the training requirements set out in the GWO BST (Global Wind Organisation Basic Safety Training) Sea Survival module as part of their emergency response training.

Requirement: Prior to the beginning of the course, trainees must provide the following:

- Current official medical report.

- Photocopy of their ID Card.

 WINDA No.  (This number is proved by GWO through its website:


Provide participants, through theoretical and practical training, with the skills to act in a safe and responsible manner and to take the correct preventive actions in all aspects of offshore operations, including access to and from the vessel or offshore wind generator, under normal and emergency conditions in the context of offshore wind energy.

Standard: GWO Safety Standard-Basic Safety Training (BST) V14.

Requirements for Trianing Providers GWO V9.1



Safety culture and legislation.

Cold water immersion.

Safety devices and personal protective equipment.

SAR and GMDSS, (Search and Rescue, Global Maritime Distress and Safety System).

Safety during travel and transfer.

Facilities, vessels and offshore wind farms.

Practical Training:

Survival at sea training.

Transfer training.


The course consists of 6,5 certified teaching hours delivered over 1 day.


GWO Registry. Valid for 2 years.