Requirements Training V14 20231204

Training systems

Requirements for Training / V14 2023-12-04



The instructor qualification training process must achieve documented confirmation that all instructors are able to independently deliver the full training standard or module. This must, as a minimum, demonstrate:

a. knowledge of the wind energy industry and key safety aspects, especially as relevant for the target standard or module

b. familiarity of the working conditions and layout of a wind turbine, especially as relevant for the parts covered within the target standard or module

c. the ability to plan and deliver training in accordance with the standard or module by adhering to the following requirements in the standard or module, such as:


training environment

c.ii training setting(s) (see above in 7.2)

c.iii correct use of PPE

c.iv safety during practical exercises

c.v covering all learning objectives at the correct taxonomic level

d. the ability to assess individual course participant knowledge, skills, and abilities by applying the GWO taxonomy levels and terminology stated in the standard or module. GWO Taxonomy Framework can be found in Annex 4

e. the ability to give feedback and individual coaching towards achieving learning objectives



a. To maintain instructor qualification, instructors shall participate in an ongoing competence programme for the specific standard and module.

b. In addition, instructors must be included in a documented ongoing familiarisation programme consisting of either:

b.i visits to onshore and/or offshore WTGs (tower, nacelle, hub) prior to instructing GWO standards and modules training, to enable them to maintain and update skills related to the GWO standards and modules they instruct, or

b.ii alternative ways of ensuring familiarisation with the wind turbine working environment and updated skills related to the GWO standards and modules they instruct

8.1.6 To maintain qualification in a specific standard or module, the instructor must deliver the full module or participate in the qualification of other instructors in the module within a period of 12 months. If more than 12 months, the instructor must re-qualify based on an assessment by the training provider

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