GWO Sea Survival

Sea Survival

The aims of this module are, by theoretical and practical training, to give the participants the ability to act safely and responsibly and to take the correct preventive actions in all aspects of offshore operations from shore to installation vessel (or WTG) and vice versa. This is both during normal operations and in an offshore wind energy environment emergency.

In addition to adhering to legal regulations and standards, the training provider must continuously ensure that the training material is updated and in alignment with industry guidelines from G+ specifically: Working at Height in the Offshore Wind Industry and Safe Management of Small Service Vessels Used in the Offshore Wind Industry.


  • In order to complete a GWO Fire Awareness course, participants must:

    • Be WINDA registered before arriving for the course.


    GWO certificate – valid for 2 years


    A good standard of general fitness is required.