Course


Offshore Wind Foundation Course

Study Level


Course Code


Offshore Wind Foundation Course

Location


Great Yarmouth Campus

Duration


8 Week Course

FT / PT


Phase 1 – Introduction to Offshore Wind 2 day course

Initial assessment and selection to be able to move to phase 2

Phase 2 – Health & Safety, Employability Skills, Employment Fundamentals for the Wind Industry, Taster Global Wind Offshore (GWO) Sessions and Site Visits.

Assessment and interview to move onto phase 3

Phase 3 – Medical, physical, drug and alcohol test – A pass is required to move onto phase 4.

Phase 4 – GWO Certificates – Working at Height, First Aid, Manual Handling, Fire Awareness and Sea Survival.

Requirements

In order to be considered for the fully funded 8 week course you must meet the following criteria…

  • 18 years+ (by end of course)
  • Minimum of Level 2 English and Maths
  • Medically fit for working at heights, physical training ie. manual handling, firefighting etc. (An OGUK medical and Chester Step (fitness test) will be carried out including drug and alcohol screening prior to course commencement)

Email owsc@eastcoast.ac.uk to enquire/apply for this course.

Progression

Employer sponsorship for further GWO certificates for entry level installation, commissioning, operations and maintenance technicians roles.

Progression into L2/3 technical Apprenticeships, full-time engineering training.

Submit an Enquiry

Apply Online

Related Study Programmes

Offshore Wind Transition Course

  • 4 Weeks

View Course

START HERE with East Coast College.

View our Prospectus Visit an Open Day