Is it for me?

GWO First Aid Refresher is part of the Global Wind Organisation (GWO) course portfolio, which sets the standards for training in the global wind energy and renewables industry.

Duration: GWO First Aid Refresher: Half Day

What will I learn?

A GWO First Aid Refresher training course includes:

  • Use of first aid principles in emergency situations
  • CPR – unresponsive, not breathing Practice first aid techniques
  • Catastrophic external bleeding Lifesaving first aid using the primary survey C-A-B-C
  • Demonstration of first aid equipment Certification: Global Wind Organisation (GWO)
Certification: Global Wind Organisation (GWO)

What will I leave with?

The course ensures delegates maintain the ability to administer prompt, safe and effective first aid in the wind industry, and in a wind turbine environment, in accordance with GWO training standards. Upon completion of the course, delegates will be awarded with a GWO approved First Aid certificate.

Certification is valid for 2 years. Prior to expiry delegates must retake GWO First Aid Training to remain certified.

By the end of the course, you should be able to:

Delegates completing a GWO First Aid refresher training course will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the importance of carrying out first aid in a safe manner
  • Demonstrate understanding and correct order of management in an emergency situation in a wind turbine generator environment
  • Demonstrate correct use of lifesaving first aid using the primary survey C-A-B-C
  • Demonstrate correct use of ordinary first aid, the secondary survey
  • Demonstrate correct use of first aid equipment in a first aid scenario

What else should I know?


The Global Wind Organisation (GWO) have launched a Global Wind Industry Records Database (WINDA), which allows you to verify your GWO certificates with employers. Registering with WINDA is quick and easy, and you must do this before arriving for your course.

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To attend the GWO First Aid Refresher you must:

  • Be medically fit
  • Have registered with WINDA and taken note of your unique ID Number
  • Delegates must hold valid and in-date GWO First Aid

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