Alfardan Properties runs vital first aid courses
Workshops organised in partnership with Qatar Red Crescent
Alfardan Properties, in partnership with Qatar Red Crescent Society, a humanitarian organisation that assists and empowers individuals and communities in need, has stepped up its efforts to protect and promote the well-being of its residents by holding a series of first aid workshops for its employees.
The main objective of the workshops, which were organised by the Alfardan Properties Safety and Security Department, was to train all staff across divisions on how to administer effective first aid during emergency situations.
More than 70 employees were divided into five batches to attend the sessions.
Mohamad Sleiman, general manager, Alfardan Properties, said: “We organised the workshops in partnership with Qatar Red Crescent, whose training methods meet international standards, to provide our employees with valuable first aid knowledge and the confidence to take immediate actions during emergency situations.
"Following the sessions, we are positive that our staff are now able to offer vital assistance to our residents. This initiative was part of our overall commitment to always ensure the well-being of our tenants, visitors, and staff as well as meet the highest health and safety standards.
"Rest assured that Alfardan Properties will continuously hold similar events in the future to guarantee a safe and healthy environment across our residential communities.”
During the workshops, instructor Mohammed Reda provided an interactive learning environment to discuss life-threatening incidents and demonstrate the proper way to respond to emergencies.He specifically highlighted the basics of effective first aid that are crucial during medical situations such as heart attack, respiratory failure, burns, fractures, musculoskeletal injuries, poisoning, and heat stroke.
Participants also learned comprehensive safety measures in a bid to prevent any untoward incident from happening in the company’s various residential communities.
Alfardan Properties been behind several iconic landmarks in Qatar such as Alfardan Towers, Al Gassar Resort, One Porto Arabia and Alfardan Gardens, among others.