Training on disaster preparedness, fire fighting concludes

Port Blair
16 Jun 2017

The 12th batch of five-day training programme on “First Aid Fire Fighting &
Disaster Preparedness” to sensitize government employees, general public, students and employees from private establishments like hotels/restaurants, shops, small scale industries etc. concluded on Friday at Police Fire Service Training Centre. A live demonstration on using of various types of fire fighting equipment  was conducted involving the participants in the premises of Fire Service (HQs) here. In his address, Mr B. Saigal, Dy.SP (Fire), A&N Islands appreciated the participants for their active participation and briefed about fire prevention, safety aspects and to combat the situation of eventuality while in home, office, hotel/restaurants etc. He further appealed the participants to utilize the knowledge and experience gained during the training programme in case of any eventuality at their locality. Sharing their experience, the participants said that the training programme has built the capacity of individuals to respond to any emergency during the survival time takes for reaching Fire Services to the scene of fire. Altogether, 46 persons attended the training programme. Course certificates were also given to the participants.