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College Catalog 2017-2018 
College Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSD 171 Public Safety Telecommunicator 1

Credits: (4)
This is a first course for public safety telecommunicators and dispatchers. It covers operations of a public safety communications center, record keeping, how to communicate clearly in emergency situations, using 911 system communications equipment, and communicating with diverse populations. Students successfully completing PSD 171  - PSD 175  will be certified by the Association of Public Safety Communications Officers Institute (APCO). Open to 911 public safety telecommunicators only. Co-requisite(s): PSD 172 , PSD 173 , PSD 174 , and PSD 175 .