First Responder

First Responders in action

The Airport Police and Fire Department provides basic emergency medical services to the traveling public and employees at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport. Officers must be prepared to handle a wide variety of medical emergencies. Officers are required to maintain certification as Emergency Trauma Technicians (ETT) and in CPR. Other emergency medical training includes use of automatic defibrillators for resuscitation and how triage is performed in the event of a mass-casualty incident.