PBS 133 - Advanced Public Safety Communications

Course Description

Effective: 2021-01-01

Examines advanced knowledge in public safety communications including equipment and operations of a public safety communications center in addition to record keeping, effective communication in emergency situations, and use of emergency telecommunications equipment. Covers ethics and the role of the telecommunicator, relationship to field personnel, interpersonal skills in addition to mental and physical health.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

This course provides advanced instruction in the operations of a public safety communications center.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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