Global Wind


The (GWO) Global Wind Organization is a non-profit body founded by wind turbine manufacturers and owners. Based in Denmark, it is run by and executive committee and overseen by its General Assembly.

The Organization seeks to contribute to the UN sustainable development goal 4.4 relating to Quality Education and endeavors, behalf of its membership, to substantially increase the number of wind technicians, who have GWO standardized training as a key enabler of its mission to create an injury free working environment in wind.

International Associates Limited is an accredited certification body that meets the requirements outlined in the Requirements for the Certification Body section 6. As of April 1, 2019, it is a mandatory requirement for the certification body to document conformity with the requirements in this document for the certification body itself, and the audit team members specifically, prior to performing an audit. Pending this, the certification body will be listed on the GWO website as an approved certification body.

Further Guidance

Guidance on the requirements can be found at the GWO web site here

United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 4 here

The global database of training records WIDNA is the system for Training Providers to upload records of all completed GWO-certified training. here

Applying for Certification.

International Associates Limited has a global network of offices and auditors.

Please contact us and we would be happy to give you a fixed quotation for your certification needs.

Transferring Certification Body

If you are already a provider of GWO-approved training modules and hold certification to GWO standards, and you would like to transfer your certification to International Associated Limited you are able to do so and the process is very straight forward. We can help you initiate the process whether you are due for a reassessment or a surveillance visit.

Our team of highly-skilled and experienced local auditors can offer you GWO certification while adding value to the training that you provide.

Our audit costs are competitive and we offer a personal service to ensure that your investment in GWO certification with us represents excellent value for money.

Contact Us

For more information about GWO please contact us by using our contact form, by phone or drop us an email. We will be pleased to assist you.

Alternatively get a quote by filling in our enquiry form