Renewables UK Wind Medicals

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RUK / Renewable UK Wind Turbine medical is an assessment of fitness to work on offshore and land-based projects for the renewable energy sector.

Following the medical, a certificate will be issued in accordance with RenewableUK Medical Fitness to Work.

What to expect if you attend a Renewables UK Wind Medical?

  • Completion of Questionnaire
  • Consultation with a doctor inclusive of examination
  • Urinalysis
  • BMI – measurement of height, weight and calculation of Body Mass Index
  • Visual acuity (near and distance) and visual fields test
  • Pulse and Blood Pressure Measurement
  • Lung Function Test (spirometry)
  • Audiogram (hearing test)
  • Chester Step Test

The doctor will also discuss the form you filled in, and carry out any additional checks they think necessary.

An OGUK medical certificate is valid for a maximum of 2 years. Occasionally, employers request the examination to be carried out more frequently.

Some employers may ask for additional checks, e.g. drug test, to be carried out.

ROC offers Fit to Train Medical Examinations and Certifications at the same time with undertaking an Offshore Medical if required.


  • To bring a certified photo ID such passport or driving licence
  • To bring your glasses (and spares) / contact lenses if worn; Ideally you should not wear the contacts at the time of the appointment
  • To avoid exposure to loud noise for 16 hrs prior to your appointment
  • To bring any medication, doctor/ hospital letters and relevant investigations results
 Provided that the doctor has all the information required the certificate will be issued on the day.
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