GWO Enhanced First Aid Refresher


Course Code: OE1EC271


Fleetwood Offshore Survival Centre

Next course dates

Start DateLocationDuration / Fee
23/10/2023Fleetwood Nautical Campus2 Days/ £325Enquire  
20/11/2023Fleetwood Nautical Campus2 Days/ £325Enquire  
15/01/2024Fleetwood Nautical Campus2 Days/ £325Enquire  
12/02/2024Fleetwood Nautical Campus2 Days/ £325Enquire  
11/03/2024Fleetwood Nautical Campus2 Days/ £325Enquire  
08/04/2024Fleetwood Nautical Campus2 Days/ £325Enquire  
07/05/2024Fleetwood Nautical Campus2 Days/ £325Enquire  
28/05/2024Fleetwood Nautical Campus2 Days/ £325Enquire  

Course Overview

This module reviews and builds on previously gained knowledge and skills from BST First Aid or to refresh current EFA skills through theoretical and practical training so that participants can administer safe and effective Enhanced First Aid in the wind industry.

Validity of certificate

This certificate is valid for 2 years from date of issue. Participants are required to register for free as a delegate on the GWO WINDA database prior to arriving on any GWO course.

Entry Requirements

Participants must hold a valid in date EFA certificate that can be renewed up to two months prior to expiry, maintaining the original certification date.

All personnel participating in the enhanced first refresher anl be medically fit and capable of fully participating.


Assessment Methods

On completion, successful participants should be able to:

  • take responsibility for administering safe, effective, and immediate lifesaving and enhanced first aid measures in an emergency in a Wind Turbine Generator (WTG) environment (Ability, intermediate level)
  • act independently in giving assistance in remote areas using advanced emergency equipment and medical teleconsultation (Ability, intermediate level).

Teaching and Learning Methods

The course is both classroom theory and scenario based practical. 

Industry Placement and Field Trips


Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Required protective equipment will be provided.

The usual dress for theory sessions is smart/casual.

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of any courses within the College are approved to teach and/or assess the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering and/or assessing a given programme are appropriately qualified, with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Regulation and Accreditation

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Awarding Body: N/A

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