GWO Fire Awareness

Course Code: OE1EC170

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration / Fee
24/10/2018Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Day / £115.00Enquire
31/10/2018Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Day / £115.00Enquire
07/11/2018Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Day / £115.00Enquire
21/11/2018Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Day / £115.00Enquire
28/11/2018Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Day / £115.00Enquire
05/12/2018Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Day / £115.00Enquire
09/01/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Day / £115.00Enquire
16/01/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Day / £115.00Enquire
23/01/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Day / £115.00Enquire
06/02/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Day / £115.00Enquire
13/02/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Day / £115.00Enquire
20/02/2019Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Day / £115.00Enquire

Course Overview

Gain fire awareness training for working in the wind turbine industry. This GWO course forms part of a package, designed to provide overall basic safety training essential for careers in this field. Through a combination of theory and practical training, you will develop the knowledge and skills needed to prevent fires, make appropriate judgment when evaluating a fire, manage the safe evacuation of personnel, and, if it is judged to be safe, efficiently extinguish a fire using hand-held firefighting equipment. All GWO courses require you to register on the GWO WINDA database prior to arrival.

The GWO Basic Safety training package includes Working at Height, First Aid, Manual Handling, Fire Awareness and Sea Survival, and costs £995.

Entry Requirements

Since this is a GWO course, you will need to register as a delegate on the GWO WINDA database prior to arrival.

Registration is free. Go to and complete the relevant fields.

You will need to bring your WINDA ID to all booked training courses.

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Modules and Assessment

Work Placement and Field Trips

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Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of offshore training within the College are appropriately qualified to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. Our teaching staff have considerable experience of the offshore, maritime and safety industries, with knowledge relevant to the courses we offer.

Tuition Fees

Fees, Cancellation & Transfer Policy

Private delegate - tuition fees are to be paid in full at the time of booking.

All fees are strictly non-refundable except when the College cancels the course.

Company sponsored delegate

  • Companies who hold credit accounts with the College will be invoiced following delivery of the Course
  • New companies are required to pay at the time of booking for their first course; credit facilities may be available on request, following successful credit checks.

Off-Premises and Distance Contracts Only

Please refer to College Terms & Conditions.

Course Transfers

If you are unable to attend your course you may be able to transfer to another available date. All transfer requests must be received in writing by FOSC no later than 5 working days prior to the commencement date of the course. Email cancellations during the weekend period are strictly not acceptable for courses that commence on a Monday or Tuesday. Company delegates that fail to attend on the commencement date of the course and have not provided 5 working days written notice will be invoiced the full course fee. Private delegates that fail to attend and have not provided 5 working days written notice will be charged the full course fee, no course transfer date will be processed and their payment will be lost. All second transfer requests incur a £55.00 administration fee. Delegates who have made multiple transfers (3+) and fail to attend without the required prior notice in writing will be charged a relevant fee at the discretion of FOSC.

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