Sea Survival (SS) Module - GWO Training

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

Courses Duration Participants Language
1 day 12 prs Eng / Ukr
1 day 12 prs Eng / Id
1 day 12 prs English
1 day 12 prs English

Target Audience

Personnel who will be working in the wind industry or related fields and will have their duties in a wind turbine environment, usually in physical contact with a wind turbine or an offshore wind structure.
Personnel that perform job functions that have been risk assessed by their employer or their workplace duty holder as a function, where training according to one or more modules of the BST standard may mitigate of the identified risks.

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All personnel participating in this training shall be medically fit and capable of fully participating. Participants’ signatures testifying to their medical fitness will be collected prior to the start of the module. Furthermore, participants shall have created a personal participant profile in WINDA and provide their own WINDA ID prior to completing the BST training.
Persons attending Sea Survival module must have valid GWO Working at Heights certificate.
For more details about course prerequisites please contact our administration desk.

Module Content

  • Safety culture and legacy
  • Cold water immersion
  • Lifesaving appliances and PPE
  • SAR and GMDSS
  • Practical sea survival
  • Safe travel and transfer (theory)
  • Installations, vessels and WTGs
  • Transfer practical

Certificate Validity

2 years

Frequently asked questions:

After completing the training, will participants receive a certification from the Global Wind Organisation?

Yes, upon successful completion of our courses, participants will be awarded a certification from the Global Wind Organisation.

What is the primary focus of the Sea Survival (SS) Module - GWO Training offered by Lerus?

The Sea Survival (SS) Module - GWO Training is designed to provide participants with the ability to act safely and responsibly in offshore operations, from shore to installation vessel or wind turbine generator (WTG). The module covers topics such as safety culture, cold water immersion, lifesaving appliances and PPE, search and rescue (SAR), GMDSS, practical sea survival, safe travel and transfer, installations, vessels, and WTGs.

With Lerus offering training across various countries, what sets its GWO Training apart in terms of quality and standards?

Lerus is a global company with training centers worldwide, known for its commitment to delivering comprehensive and up-to-date training experiences. Lerus ensures that its GWO Training courses align with industry standards, and the combination of expert instructors and advanced training methodologies ensures participants receive effective training. This dedication to quality makes Lerus a trusted choice for GWO Training globally.

Course reviews

Essential skills
During this course I realized the necessity to be responsible and perform duties in the safest way, also acquired essential skills to prevent dangerous issues from shore to installation vessels due to various hazards which may appear on the way. Review by: Stanislav
Amazing training
This course seemed great to me. Good quality of provided content and competent instructor worth good recommendations. Review by: Vitaliy
Great management team, professional instructors and excellent course organisation. Well Done Review by: Vitaliy Gulyey
I completed this course and I'd like to assure everyone that Lerus provides trainings on the highest leel of service and education. Cousre programm completelly suits GWO standards, and instructor was both friendly and professinal. Review by: Alex Dav
The GWO Sea Survival (SS) Training conducted at the Lerus Training Centre proved to be an exceptional and valuable experience. Under the guidance of proficient instructors, I gained crucial survival skills and developed a strong sense of confidence in managing unforeseen emergencies in a marine setting. The training facilities were contemporary and conducive to an immersive learning atmosphere, allowing us to engage in practical scenarios that closely replicated real-life challenges at sea. The instructors' unwavering commitment and supportive approach created a dynamic learning environment, ensuring a comprehensive grasp of essential survival techniques. Overall, the program exceeded my expectations, leaving me well-prepared and self-assured in my ability to handle any sea-related crisis. I highly recommend this comprehensive SS training to anyone seeking a practical and empowering learning experience in marine survival. Review by: IO
Good practice and theory
Good practice and theory Review by: Solihin
Everything is good
Everything is good Review by: Bagus
all good
very good instructor Review by: wiwin supriyanto
All good keep this atmosphere always barvo lerus... Review by: Ida bagus putu artawan
Good Place to do training Review by: Yoshua Ariel
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