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Specialized X-ray Image Interpretation Instructor Course
23 Aug
Specialized X-ray Image Interpretation Instructor Course

Specialized X-ray Image Interpretation Instructor Course, which began on August 19, is being held in Ashgabat. The course is organized by the OSCE Center in Ashgabat.

The event is attended by employees of the State Customs Service, as well as the transport police of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Turkmenistan.

This course is part of the Plan of Projects to be implemented jointly by the Government of Turkmenistan and OSCE Center in Ashgabat in 2019.

The purpose of the specialized instructor course is to strengthen security at the airports of Turkmenistan and improve the professional skills of staff.

The agenda of the event includes practical exercises at the checkpoint at the Ashgabat International Airport. According to the agenda on August 23, practical classes were held that aimed at improving the skills of conducting screening at the checkpoint. Participants familiarized themselves in detail with the practice of interpreting fluoroscopic images in order to recognize prohibited items.

The course will run until August 30th.