PBS 136 - Public Safety Communications Laboratory

Course Description

Effective: 2021-01-01

Develops basic and advanced skills necessary to manage emergency and non-emergency calls at a 9-1-1 dispatch center. Prepares students to solicit critical information, research information, use various telecommunications information databases and computer systems, communicate via telephone, radio and face-to-face, relay pertinent information and provide emergency medical dispatch information within simulated scenarios and in a simulated high-stress environment.
Laboratory 4 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
1 credits

General Course Purpose

This course provides students with an opportunity to apply knowledge and skills from lecture-based courses in a public safety communication training lab.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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