Thomson Bridge announces government funded Global Wind Organisation (GWO) training places in New South Wales

Thomson Bridge is proud to announce that the GWO Basic Safety Training skillset for workers within the wind generation sector can be delivered under subsidised arrangements by the NSW Skilling for Recovery program, for a limited time only. 

Through this initiative the cost of the National Units of Competency are fully funded, with the only out of pocket expenses being for certification with GWO.

Through this initiative the cost of the National Units of Competency are fully funded, with the only out of pocket expenses being for certification with GWO.

This program encompasses the following nationally recognised units of competency:

  • HLTAID009 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID011 – Provide First Aid
  • UETTDRRF06 – Perform rescue from a live LV panel
  • TLID1001 – Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
  • PUAFER008 – Confine small emergencies in a facility
  • PUAWHS002 – Maintain safety at an incident scene
  • CPPFES2005 – Demonstrate first attack firefighting equipment
  • RIIWHS204E – Work safely at heights

Participants who successfully complete this training will also be issued with the following Certificates of Completion in accordance with the GWO guidelines:

  • GWO BST First Aid
  • GWO BST Working at Heights
  • GWO BST Fire Awareness
  • GWO BST Manual Handling

Due to the subsidies available, the cost of this program has been reduced from $1,800 to $580. This cost is only for the GWO certification, with the costs of the nationally recognised units of competency being fully subsidised through the NSW Skilling for Recovery program. These subsidies are only available for participants who finalise their enrolment prior to 31 December 2021.

Places are limited so secure a place for your employees now to ensure that you do not miss out.

Contact us today to make a booking for delivery to your workforce onsite or at a location in your region.

Course Info

Thomson Bridge are specialists in training, consulting and compliance for the Electricity Supply Industry with over 150 courses and qualifications offered nationally.

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