The Maharashtra State Branch begin conducting the certified first aid training courses since November 2013 onwards for public / government and private institutions / companies, educational institutes and NGOs
Since its inception, employees of more than 300 different institutions have been empowered in first aid. The batch size is restricted to 30 participants per batch and the duration is for three days (8 hrs each day). The initial 2 days dedicated to first aid training while day 3 for Disaster management training.
The certificates are issued by National Headquarters (NHQ), Delhi, with validity of 3 years from the date of issue. No provisional certificate will be issued by the state / district / sub district branch.
The trainings are imparted by a registered medical professional with Disaster Management qualifications and has undergone trainings in first aid and Disaster Management at NHQ, Delhi.