Tag: Training

Hartsfield-Jackson Successfully Tests Emergency Response with Big Bird

Filed in Employees, News by on April 17, 2015
Hartsfield-Jackson Successfully Tests Emergency Response with Big Bird

More than 70 airport employees and outside volunteers – in addition to 51 airport first responders — helped make Hartsfield-Jackson’s Big Bird emergency preparedness drill on April 15 a big success. Taking place for the first time at night, the triennial exercise was held at the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department’s training facility on Lake Mirror Road. […]

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Airport Employees Trained To Assist Individuals With Autism

Filed in Events by on November 7, 2013
Airport Employees Trained To Assist Individuals With Autism

Hartsfield-Jackson has long touted its status as the world’s busiest airport, but that message isn’t one that appeals to everyone. “For a person with autism, an airport can be overwhelming because it’s loud and fast-paced and there are so many people,” explains Lisa Bausley-Williams, training specialist for the Department of Aviation. “The experience can easily […]

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