With concerted efforts to further enhance support services for travellers with hidden disabilities including Autism, Emirates has rolled out a specialised training, in collaboration with Dubai Airport. More than 24,000 cabin crew and ground staff globally have completed Emirates ‘Introduction to Autism and Hidden Disabilities’ training. The online course was first launched in 2022 and covers a range of topics from the UAE National Policy for People of Determination, recognising autism, practical tips on how to assist passengers with hidden disabilities, responding with empathy, and information on the official support systems to help passengers in the airport.