30 October 2017
The second annual firefighting training was conducted at R. Aarah on 25 October 2017. This training was conducted in our efforts to create awareness for fire related accidents among our workers. All 204 staff employed on the project participated in this program.
The course was designed to equip participants with the knowledge and necessary skills to manage and extinguish a fire at home and in the work environment, using a variety of skills and various firefighting equipment.
The participants were educated on general respect for fire to make employees aware of fire risks at home and in the workplace in a theory session followed by the practical session where all participants were introduced to basic firefighting equipment and their proper use in extinguishing fires.
This training program was organized by the company, in association with the Sifainge Welfare Company Pvt. Ltd (SIWEC) of Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF).