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Awards for excellence in training

If you deliver value beyond the standard, enter the GWO Safety & Training Awards 2021
Welcome to the GWO Safety & Training Awards 2021, the world’s first program of its kind recognising the skills and impact of training providers and instructors keeping the wind energy workforce safe on site.

All GWO Certified Training Providers must deliver a standard and meet the requirements for training providers. But they can of course go beyond the standard, and a great many do so. In a competitive market with over 370 training providers in 42 countries, employers have a lot of choice and if you’re an award winner, this may just tip the balance in your favour
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There are nine award categories at the GWO Safety & Training Awards 2021.  
To ensure maximum participation, we have created regional and global (size-based) variations of the main category Training Team of the Year. You only need to enter once to be considered for any of the seven Team Awards. The judging panel will place you into the relevant region or size-based category based on your submission.
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Team awards
  • - Europe
    - Asia/Pacific
    - America
  • - Small Sized Companies
    - Mid-sized Companies
    - Large sized Companies
    - Newcomer
Individual awards


November 20, 2020

Tips for writing your Entry #1: Why is 'Safety & Fidelity' so important?

Award winners must demonstrate how you have placed this at the heart of your training
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November 17, 2020

GWO Safety & Training Awards - Q&A Session

Join us on 23rd November for an meeting with the event organisers where you can ask questions and get feedback
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The Event

The GWO Safety & Training Awards 2021 ceremony will take place on Wednesday April 28th at the Wind Europe Electric City Conference & Exhibition in Copenhagen, Denmark. The ceremony will form the centrepiece of the theatre programme at the GWO Safety, Skills and Training Zone, a unique 600m2 area dedicated to the safety of our workforce. Obviously in these uncertain times, there remains a possibility that physical events are not possible. In this event, we will ensure the awards will continue as a digital event.
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28th April 2021