Red Cross Timor-Leste (CVTL) through its Fundraising Program, conducted Basic First Aid training to staff Timor-Leste Water Aid and the Defence Cooperation Program to increase capacity in the first aid workplace health and safety.

During the three days, the participants learnt skills of treating people who were injured, dealing with broken bones and how to evacuate victims, before they get medical assistance arrived. Four women and eight men attended this training.