Home / Aviation News / FAAN emphasizes training of fire fighters

FAAN emphasizes training of fire fighters

Officers and men of the Airport Rescue and Fire Fighting Services of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria will continue to receive professional training at par will global standards.

They will also undergo overseas programme to enhance their proficiency in firefighting at all Nigerian airports in line with recommendation of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).

This was disclosed by the MD/CEO of FAAN, Engr. Saleh Dunoma at the Crew Commanders/fire fighter initial/Renal course currently taking place at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Ikeja.

The Managing Director, who was represented at the event by his Chief of Staff, Mr. Kabiru Mohammed commended the fire men and called on them to take advantage of the ongoing training programme to improve on their professional competence, which would ensure safety at airports.

The station commandant, Mr. Adebola Odugbemi, also emphasized the importance of the training. He promised to share his knowledge and experience on the job with the participating staff.

The three week programme is being undertaken by fire and fighting officers drawn from different airports across the country.

About anthony omoh

mm
I am a Journalist with a passion for developmental stories and nigerianflightdeck.com was born out of passion for reporting the travel, business and aviation sub-sector. This site is an expression of my ideals and creativity as a reporter and my discretion as a publisher. I am extremely content doing this and I am sure when you read my stories you'd understand that I touch people and that's why

Check Also

Dana Air, Project Pinkblue, U.S Embassy partners to train 44 Nigerian Doctors

DANA Air has deepened its Corporate Social Responsibility with the recent Medical oncology training of …

CBN withdraws Skye Bank license authorizes Polaris Bank to take over

CENTRAL Bank of Nigeria has withdrawn the operating license of Skye Bank Plc and authorized …

TSC remittance: NCAA issues Lufthansa, others December 31 deadline

NIGERIAN Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has given 31st of December, 2018 deadline to all the …

Nigeria Air: AON says government’s suspension a bold step

 Airline to cost over $3bn, $500m subsidy annually to keep it afloat AIRLINE Operators of …

Usman, NCAA DG reacts to Topbrass aircraft deregistering brouhaha

AFTER declaring that it would meet Topbrass Aviation in court over alleged tampering with two …

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this:
Skip to toolbar