GWO Basic Safety Training (BST)

Duration: 4.5 Days Prerequisites: Yes Validity: 2 Years

This course is aimed at personnel who will be working in the wind industry or related fields and will conduct their duties in a wind turbine environment, usually in physical contact with a wind turbine or an offshore wind structure or vessel. The bundle consists of; Working at Height and Manual Handling Combined, Fire Awareness, First Aid and Sea Survival.

This course can be physically demanding and to participate in the training you must be medically fit and capable to participate fully.

Course is conducted in English, therefore you must have an appropriate level of fluency to participate.

This course is not attendance based and successful completion of all modules is required in order to pass.


  • Valid Photographic Identification

  • Proof of Fit to Train

  • 18 Years and over

Students will need to bring

  • Appropriate clothing to climb in

  • Appropriate clothing for all weather conditions

  • Safety footwear

  • Appropriate swimming attire

  • Towel

PPE is provided by Hexis, should you wish to use your own this needs to be advised prior to the course commencing, allowing Hexis to inspect and sign off for use (certs of conformity will need to be shown on the day of your course). Hexis withholds the right to refuse use of equipment should it fail visual inspection.

From £995.00pp+vat