Central Training Institute (C.T.I.) is the back bone of the Home Guards & Civil Defence Organisation. This
institute, in the very inception was temporarily established on a site allotted by Toluvi village in the year
1988. Later it was shifted to a permanent site (present Campus) in the year 1993, it occupied an area of 66
Bighas (9, 50,400 Sq.fts.) bounded by Toluvi village on the South, R.B. Hindi college and Agape college on
the North, Dobagaon on the East and Purana bazar“B” on the West. This Institute is 3 KM away from the main
City Dimapur (Purana Bazar). This Institute conduct various levels of trainings on and Basic Home Guards
training, Civil Defence and Disaster Management training.
The Nagaland State government has declared C.T.I. the nodal training centre for Disaster Management.
This Institute has a number of qualiﬁed ofﬁcers and Instructors who has undergone various training on CD & DM at
the following Institutions, NCDC Nagpur, CTI Bangalore, CTC. CRPF Coimbatore T.N., NIDM New Delhi, NISA Hyderabad,
NEPA Shillong etc.
This Institution conducts CD subjects and DM awareness training to various levels of participants; Schools and
Colleges, Govt. employees and District Administration, GBs. & Village Councils, NGOs, Women Societies,
NCC, Scout & Guides etc. Apart from the normal training scheduled, TOT on Disaster Management training was conducted
to all ‘A’ Companies of IR (NAP)(BNs), DEF personnel from all districts and Village Guards from
Tuensang district were successfully trained as “State Disaster Response Force” during the year 2011 to 2014 Sponsored
by Nagaland State Disaster Management Authority Govt. of Nagaland. Times to time Mock Exercise were also conducted at
various Schools & Colleges.
The objective of the training is to enhance knowledge and create awareness on Disaster Management among civil servants
and public. To help spread knowledge thus acquired through the Departments or group of people to all Government set-ups,
Educational Institutions, NGO’s and Civil Societies.To let different stake holders to learn and realize how to react and
manage a disaster situation in a proper and co-ordinated manner so that maximum number of lives are saved and minimum
damage is caused when disasteroccurs by training Volunteers in the protection of life and public properties during
man-made or natural calamities.
The Home Guards are given the following types of training;
Basic Training : Course duration – 60 days (2 months)
Home Guards, as a voluntary citizen force play an auxiliary role to the Police and to the district
Administrative in maintenance of internal security, assist and relieve the civil police in Static guard
duties, trafﬁc control, patrolling etc. Home Guards also assist the District Disaster Management Authority
at various categories DM trainings. Home Guards are physically on voluntary basis and are normally paid on
TOT on Disaster Management training : Course Duration: 30 days (1 month)
Course Purpose & Objective :
To provide the participants/ trainees the knowledge and skills needed to render aid on – site to sick or
injured persons, stabilize their conditions and prepare them for transport to a medical facility.
The course methodology is highly participatory and allows constant interaction between the Instructor and participants, participants will be
required to gain some background knowledge as well as acquire manual skills.
Course Purpose & Objective :
To train the participants in rescue techniques and methods necessary for searching, locating, stabilising
and extricating victims trapped in collapsed structure, using the safest and most appropriate procedures for
rescuer as well as the victims.
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