Basic Emergency Telecommunications

ASP015 - 36.00 Hours

Description

This course will provide the student / responder with the knowledge, skills and abilities required to fulfill the most essential duties of a Public Safety Telecommunicator in a modern Communications Center. While the student may find that the exercises, knowledge and information this course provides are different from both personal experience and agency requirement, this course is designed to provide the widest understanding and the most information to the student about the general principles and requirements for the Public Safety Telecommunicator.

Schedule

  • Details
    7/22/2019 - 7/26/2019
    College Station TX
    FP  ASP015  1
    $645.00

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

This course will provide the student / responder with the knowledge, skills and abilities required to fulfill the most essential duties of a Public Safety Telecommunicator in a modern Communications Center. While the student may find that the exercises, knowledge and information this course provides are different from both personal experience and agency requirement, this course is designed to provide the widest understanding and the most information to the student about the general principles and requirements for the Public Safety Telecommunicator.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

All students are required to follow the TEEX Student Safety Manual at all times.

Topics

Fire service operations+History and facility organization+Liability issues+Radio dispatch skills+Radios and alarms+Telecommunicator traits and techniques+Telephone systems

Suggested Audience

All emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control and safety personnel; especially those interested in emergency communications.

This course is designed for individuals who provide emergency and non-emergency dispatch services for:

  • Fire departments
  • Emergency medical services
  • Law enforcement

Other Information

Course Length 

This course consists of four modules and four practical exercises over the course of 36 hours. 

Class hours

Monday-Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - noon

Course size limit

24 students

Required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

PPE Level 0 as described in the TEEX Student Safety Manual.

Registration Requirements

Annual Schools require that you use the online registration system. If you are using a Purchase Order (including H.B. 2604 voucher) please place the number in the PO field for payment. Please know we must have a copy of the PO or voucher within 48 hours of your registration or you will be canceled out of the class.

Late Registration

The full rate will be applied after the early-bird registration deadline.

Contact Information

Customer Care
Phone: (866) 878-8900 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900
Emergency Services Training Institute
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