First-aid training for Coast Guard
A team of 25 to 30 persons from the Coast Guard took part in a first responder training programme on Tuesday. The training programme, conducted by GVK Emergency Management and Research Institute (EMRI)–108, focused on common emergencies such as chest pain, fall, burns and poisoning. It imparted the dos and don’ts of responding to an emergency situation to the participants. Such first responder training programmes have been held for the police, railway protection force, students and corporate workers.