Regional Computer Based Training (CBT) for Drug Law Enforcement at NACEN, Faridabad

November 22, 2010 - November 25, 2010

In pursuance to the agreement signed between the National Academy of Customs, Excise and Narcotics (NACEN) and UNODC, the first Regional Computer Based Training (CBT) workshop is being conducted from 22 - 25 November at the NACEN headquarters in Faridabad. The workshop includes 20 participants from Bhutan, Bangladesh, Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka representing different law enforcement agencies such as Customs, Police, Excise and Coast Guard. Simultaneously, a national level CBT Training workshop is also being held for 20 law enforcement personnel from India at NACEN's regional training institute in New Delhi.

The CBT, which has been developed by the UNODC CBT Unit in Bangkok, comprises of more than 100 hours of learning for drug law enforcement officers, covering issues such as interdiction techniques at airports and seaports, land controls, intelligence, precursor chemical control and anti money laundering. The participants will get nearly 20 hours of training time in an interactive learning environment on the CBT.