GWO Working at Height Training : What Is It & Who Needs It?

Following the opening of our dedicated Global Wind Organisation (GWO) Training Centre in September 2021, we became the first training provider in the Central Belt to offer delegates all five mandatory GWO training elements from one singular location.  The five core GWO training modules are:  GWO Sea Survival Training  GWO Working at Height Training  GWO Manual Handling Training  GWO Fire Awareness Training  GWO First Aid Training  We get a lot of questions about the GWO Working at height module in [...]

CTS awarded by Ministry of Defence

Clyde Training Solutions (CTS) has been presented with a Bronze Award by the UK Ministry of Defence for their commitment to supporting the Armed Forces community via the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (DERS). Aligned with the UK Armed Forces Covenant, the Scheme acknowledges employers who appreciate and understand that those who serve or who have served in the armed forces, and their families, should be treated with fairness and respect in the communities, economy, and society they have served. A [...]

Clyde Training Solutions showcasing new virtual reality offering at WindEurope Electric City 2021

Offshore, renewables and maritime training provider Clyde Training Solutions is embracing virtual reality to ensure workers are as prepared as possible to safely operate in the offshore wind industry. Clyde Training Solutions (CTS), which is based just outside Glasgow, is producing virtual reality training simulations for offshore, renewables, maritime and marine workers to ensure they are more than just compliant with their industry’s regulations. And the company has been invited by the Global Wind Organisation (GWO) to demonstrate the technology [...]

Clyde Training Solutions invests six-figure sum in renewables training centre on banks of River Clyde

Clyde Training Solutions (CTS) has officially opened a training centre dedicated to the renewables industry, a move we believe will help ensure the UK’s workforce has the necessary skills to realise the country’s green energy ambitions. Since its launch in 2016, CTS has become the Central Belt’s largest provider of marine, offshore and renewables safety training, with a deep water pool, HUET (Helicopter Underwater Escape Training), fire training and helideck and Global Wind Organisation (GWO) basic safety already on offer [...]

Clyde Training Solutions welcomes globally recognised drilling and well control subject matter expert to the team

  Clyde Training Solutions (CTS) have appointed Jamie McHattie as Senior Technical Instructor, who brings with him 30+ years of drilling and well control experience, working on various assets including  Jack-ups, Semi-Submersibles and Drill-ships at various countries around the world. Jamie’s knowledge of the industry and many years of experience in teaching a variety of Drilling and Well Control topics have ensured he is one of the industry’s leading SMEs in this field.  This experience will allow CTS to support [...]

Blog : Why Should You Choose CTS for GWO Working at Height Training

The opening of our dedicated GWO Renewables Training Centre in September 2021 is a significant milestone for Clyde Training Solutions (CTS). It's also important for new and existing wind renewables sector workers based in Central Scotland.   Firstly, no training provider in the Central Belt previously offered delegates all of the mandatory Global Wind Organisation (GWO) training elements in one single location. Those elements are Working at Height, Manual Handling, First Aid, Fire Awareness and Sea Survival training.  GWO Working at Height Training in [...]