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Emergency Communications

​Effective communication in stressful situations is vital for emergency responders. These affordable online emergency communications courses allow telecommunications personnel to effectively serve their departments and communities. The Public Safety Telecommunicator course prepares call takers and dispatchers to manage their roles and responsibilities by teaching communication skills, call classification and procedures, strategies for handling difficult callers, and stress management, among other topics. This course meets the training requirements for the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Basic Telecommunicator Proficiency Certificate. The Spanish for 9-1-1 Dispatchers course provides crucial training to ensure that emergency dispatchers are able to adequately serve the Spanish-speaking community. Introduction to Radio Communications is an online course for users of the Harris County radio system that covers the proper use of radio communications and teaches the practical skills necessary for utilizing basic hand-held and mobile radios. 

Funding Options DHS/FEMA Veterans Benefits GSA
Delivery Types Online Face-to-Face Blended

Public Safety

Division Course Number Title Description Funding Option Delivery Type

PUBLICSAFETY

LET540

Introduction to Radio Communications

Online

PUBLICSAFETY

LET543

Public Safety Telecommunicator

Online

Spanish

Division Course Number Title Description Funding Option Delivery Type

PUBLICSAFETY

LET314

Spanish for Corrections

Online

PUBLICSAFETY

LET410

Spanish for Law Enforcement

Online

PUBLICSAFETY

LET545

Spanish For 9-1-1 Dispatchers

Online

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​TEEX Law Enforcement & Security Training provides practice examinations as a no cost service to law enforcement academy students preparing to take licensing examinations administered by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE). Examination questions are drawn from the course objectives published by TCOLE each respective course.

Practice Exams Available:

Texas Basic Jailer

Texas Peace Officer Jailer Certification

Texas Basic Telecommunicator

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