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: 

We get a lot of questions about the GWO Working at height module in particular. So, with that in mind, we asked our Survival Instructor, Jack Baker, to put together this article explaining what it’s all about. 

GWO Working at Height Training in Scotland 

GWO working at height training is required for all those working on a wind turbine or in the wind industry. It introduces delegates to working at height equipment and how to use it correctly.  

We coach delegates on how to climb on ladders using different fall arrest systems and how to evacuate themselves and others in the worst-case scenario where they need to escape from the main section of a wind turbine, or nacelle