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.

Emergency Communications

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

I researched several programs and found the TEEX Certified Safety and Health Offical program to be the best choice for me. There are other certifications…but they don’t come close to the comprehensive curriculum TEEX offers.

— Brad Horton, Client, Apache Corp.
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