Safety Technology GWO Training

Whatever the GWO training requirement, Safety Technology have you covered. As a fully certified GWO training provider, Safety Technology has trained thousands of workers at height from locations in the USA, UK and Europe. Our most popular GWO courses are highlighted below, contact us for a full course list including our SPRAT training.
GWO basic safety training

GWO Basic Safety Training

Basic Safety Training is designed to provide personnel with the basic skills that will enable them to work in a safe manner in the wind industry and to meet emergency response training requirements for personnel new to the global wind industry. STL USA train the full range of Basic Safety Training modules.
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GWO Basic Technical Training

Basic Technical Training equips personnel with the knowledge to take the technical standard exam. Covering three modules; hydraulic, mechanical and electrical, plus the additional installation module once the first three are completed. Personnel who pass the course will acquire full GWO accreditation.
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Safety Technology: Who We Are

We have a simple mission – to ensure the safety of workers at height. We continue to build our global reputation for excellence, collaboration and innovation within the telecom, utility and renewable sectors.

For over 15 years Safety Technology has worked closely with telecoms, utilities and renewables businesses providing an end to end safety solution. With training centres located in the USA, UK and Europe, Safety Technology has trained thousands of workers at height, accrediting workers to GWO and other locally recognised standards. Safety Technology’s clear mission and simple values ensure an unwavering focus on the safety of everyone we train.  

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Why Train with Safety Technology



Don’t take our word for it. E.on’s training manager said “This is the most impressive and comprehensive site and training programme i have seen”.



We know how dangerous working at height can be, we know workers have families they want to go home to at night.

This is what drives us, it’s that simple.



From product development, to scenario based training Safety Technology has led the development of industry innovations working closely with training and client partners throughout the companies history.



For over 15 years Safety Technology has been training workers at height at centres in the USA, UK and Europe. An early partner at the USA’s largest training facility Safety Technology has led the way in GWO accredited training.

Accreditations & Clients

Book a Course

Tell us your details and course requirements and our friendly team will contact you to talk you through booking your next course.

Contact us now and discover the full range of Safety Technology training courses alongside our most popular GWO accreditations. Courses run continuously at our locations across the USA, booking is simple and easy.

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Highly Qualified Team


Mike Dickens

Managing Director

Taking on the day to day mantle from Safety Technology’s founder Mike has a clear vision for the future development of the business, cementing it’s position as an end to end safety solution for workers at height on the global stage. Committed to innovation Mike has been instrumental in the companies growth within the USA.
Bob Dickens Safety Technology USA Chairman

Bob Dickens

Founder, Chairman

An industry visionary, Bob founded Safety Technology. A passionate advocate of safety standards for workers at height he’s most proud of Safety Technology’s record of innovation, collaboration and success.

Ben Williams

Technical Director

Ben has been with Safety Technology for over 12 years and has travelled the world delivering safety training courses to a wide range of technicians experiencing a variety of wind turbines.

Joel A. Mast

Wind safety/Tower rescue instructor

A BZEE Internationally Certified Wind Turbine Technician.

Trained in troubleshooting, maintenance, repair, and operation of industrial size wind turbines with climb safety certification.


Dan Lutat

Adjunct GWO instructor

Dan is a Tools at Height instructor, Working at Height for the Wind Industry (US) instructor, Safety Technology Ltd GWO Working at Height (Global) instructor, and N.A.T.E. Authorized Tower Climber (US),
Brandon McKelvain

Brandon McKelvain

Lead GWO instructor

Brandon is a GWO qualified training instructors who leads training courses at our Texas location as well as delivering onsite solutions for clients.

Locations and Contact

Key locations across the USA.

With state of the art training facilities located across the USA Safety Technology offer the most comprehensive suite of GWO training curses. Our Iowa Lake facility in partnership with Iowa Lake community college is rightly recognised as the foremost centre in North America. Call or email us to find out more and book your next training course.

Training Centre

Texas State Technical College

300 Homer K, Tayler Dr,

Sweetwater TX 79556 USA

Training Centre

Iowa Lakes Community College

300 S 18th St, Estherville,

IA 51334 USA


815 Brazos Street,

Ste. 500 Austin, Texas

78701 USA