Course on First Aid trng by PTS held

Port Blair
15 Feb 2017

The Police Training School, Prothrapur organized a two-day  training programme on ‘First Aid Techniques’ in collaboration with ANIIMS & DHS, A&N Islands on February 10 and 11 to provide immense help and pre-hospital Trauma Care in case of casualties, under the supervision of Smti. Geeta Rani Verma, IPS, Principal, PTS. Topics like, principles & objectives of  First Aid, importance and procedures for Basic Life Support (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation-CPR), assistance of sufferers of  cuts, scrapes, fracture, snake bite and burns, First Aid for drowning, electric shock, dehydration and heart attack victims, medical emergencies - approach of  police personnel and lifting and moving of  multiple casualty or injuries. The course was inaugurated by Shri Kishore Kumar, DANIPS, Vice Principal, PTS who emphasized the objectives of the course and to make aware about the importance of First Aid Techniques for police personnel.
Dr. Sanjay Kumar, Assistant Professor, ANIIMS, Port Blair, Dr. Narayan Rajaram, Assistant Professor, ANIIMS and well experienced faculty members from India Reserve Battalion have delivered impressive and informative lectures on various techniques on First Aid with demonstration Altogether, 28 police personnel from the various police stations and units had participated.