Offshore Wind Turbines

Governor Northam Announces Mid-Atlantic Wind Training Alliance to Build Wind Energy Workforce in Virginia

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced the formation of Virginia’s first offshore and onshore wind workforce training collaborative, the Mid-Atlantic Wind Training Alliance. The program will offer industry required certifications that are critical to the operations and long-term maintenance of wind projects. The Governor made the announcement addressing the 2020 Offshore WINDPOWER Virtual Summit hosted by the American Wind Energy Association.

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Offshore Wind Turbines

Basic Safety Training May 24th – 28th Module Begins

Basic Safety Training in Working at Heights, First Aid, Manual Handling, and Fire Awareness. Join us for our next BST module on May 24th-May 28th, 2021.

The aim of the BST module is to give students the knowledge and skills to safely execute work at heights, administer first aid, understand fire safety awareness, and perform Manual Handling tasks in the wind turbine industry/environment.

The course is located in Martinsville, VA at New College Institute and space is limited.

Register today for GWO certified courses in Basic Safety Training (BST) and Basic Technical Training (BTT). Visit GWO Training – New College Institute to learn more!