AUXILIARY firefighters’ refresher course No 2 for 2015 was opened at Ingyinmyaing village in Myawady Township of Kayin State on Monday.
The district’s Deputy Commissioner U Lwin Ko Oo said in an address that firefighters need to remain at peak mental and physical condition in order to carry out the brave and dangerous work of searching and saving citizens in danger and administrating fire safety standards.
Staff Officer of the Township Fire Services Department U Myint Swe spoke briefly on the role of the fire service in the community and the importance and purpose of the department. Fifty firefighters are attending the refresher course. Training began on Monday and will run until 20 November.
Htein Lin Aung-IPRD