Course on ‘First Aid Techniques’ at PTS Prothrapur

Port Blair
3 Mar 2018

The Police Training School, Prothrapur, A&N Islands organized a two day course on ‘First Aid Techniques’ recently for in-service Police personnel from the rank of Constable to Inspector. The main objective of the course is to enhance the knowledge about First Aid and how to utilize first aid during emergencies or accidental situations. Mr. K. Michal Raj, Vice Principal, PTS, Dr. Narayan Raja Ram CHS, Specialist ANIIMS, Anesthesia Dept., G.B Pant Hospital, SI D. K. Seal, PTS, CT(W) E. Chander Sekher, IRBn and HC CH Joga Rao, IRBn delivered informative lectures on the topics like, Principles and Objectives of First Aid, Importance and procedures for basic life support (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation-CPR), how to respond to assist the sufferers of Cuts, Scrapes, Fractures, Snake bite and Burns etc. First aid for Drowning, Electric Shock, Dehydration and heart attack victims, Medical emergencies- Approach of Police personnel, lifting and moving on multiple casualty or injuries with practical and how to tackle situation after arrival at the place of incident/spot. 15 Police personnel of various Police Station/Units participated in this course. Mr. K. Michal Raj in the concluding session emphasized on the objectives of the course and its thorough implementation. The course was coordinated by SI D. K. Seal, PTS Prothrapur.