EROM, first company of the Iberian Peninsula and one of the world’s first ten to obtain GWO´s technical formation standard.30 /08/2017
EROM's training center located in Tafalla (Navarre) obtained last August 29, 2017 the homologation under the standard of the Global Wind Organization (GWO) that enables EROM to provide basic maintenance training in electrical, mechanical and hydraulic modules.read more
Hereby EROM becomes the first company of the Iberian Peninsula and one of the world’s first ten to have a training center authorized to give the Basic Maintenance Training (BMT).
GWO is a non-profit organization formed by wind turbine owners and wind turbine manufacturers, being Acciona one of its members. It is a worldwide reference with the aim of striving for an injury free work environment in the wind turbine industry. That is the reason why the first standards defined by the GWO were a Basic Safety Training and a Basic Safety Training Refresher. EROM is a training provider of these courses since 2015 and it gives them currently in two formative own centers in Spain, in Arteixo (A Coruña) and in Tafalla (Navarre). Nowadays 100 % of EROM´s field personnel is trained under this standard.
After the broad acceptance good reception of the safety standards and meeting a long-time sector demand of creating a standard in technical formation, this summer the GWO presented the definitive version of the latter that consists of three modules: electricity, mechanics and hydraulics. Bureau Veritas audited in August EROM's formative center and it passed with zero non-conformities.
This means a step further in the improvement of the formation and training of the professionals who take part in EROM's organization and its Direction expects that it has a positive impact in the quality of the performed services and in the safety of EROM's personnel, since the modules enhance in the more dangerous works within the maintenance activity.