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Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport put its Airport Emergency Handlers (AEH) through an exhaustive training programme to enhance their preparedness to respond to Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) threats.
Administered by the National Disaster Management Authority, the six-day programme consisted of lectures, field training as well as live demonstrations of detection and decontamination, including the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
Apart from equipping the AEHs to handle CBRN emergencies, the training programme also refreshed their training in the administration of medical first aid and initial psycho-social support to passengers using the Mumbai Airport. Experts from the field of safety and disaster management delivered lectures and held demonstrations on various related areas of CBRN emergency management. Read more