Upcoming Training Opportunities

Course Title: 911 Part II
Course Dates: February 29th - March 3rd, 2016
Course Location: Mesa PD - Fiesta Station, 1010 W. Grove Mesa Az
Course Sponsor: Mesa Police Department
Course Cost: ?
Details: For all New and Experienced 911 Operators and Dispatchers. Presentations by Mesa officers, detectives and civilian members highlighting and explaining the role a 911 Operator has in crime prevention, suspect apprehension and community policing. This course is designed to assist telecommunicators with a deeper understanding of criminal justice, specialized elements of calltaking, and how 911 calltaking affects a police response. For more information, contact Tanya Harris at 480-644-4293 or by email at tanya.harris@mesaaz.gov

Course Title: Law Enforcement Communications, First Edition
Course Dates: February 29th - March 3rd, 2016
Course Location: Paradise Valley Town Hall, 6401 E. Lincoln Dr Paradise Valley AZ
Course Sponsor: APCO / Paradise Valley Police Department
Course Cost: $389.00 - APCO members receive a $20.00 discount
Details: Effective communications is a critical component of law enforcement service operations. The telecommunicator provides the vital link between citizens and law enforcement responders. APCO Institute's Law Enforcement Communications, 1st Edition course is a vital component in our training selection, by improving service to the caller and increasing safety of the responders. This dynamic course covers the terms, techniques and guidelines required for excellence in law enforcement call handling and radio dispatching. For more information visit APCO's Training & Certification Website

Course Title: APCO International Conference 2016
Course Dates: August 14th - August 17th, 2016
Course Location: Orlando Fl
Course Sponsor: APCO
Course Cost: $589.00
Details: APCO 2016, APCO International’s Annual Conference & Expo, is the premier event for public safety communications officials, from frontline telecommunicators to comm center managers to public safety communications equipment and services vendors. Starting August 14, APCO 2016 offers four days of educational sessions, committee meetings and special events, paired with two full days of exhibits. For more information visit www.apco2016.org

Course Title: NENA National Conference 2016
Course Dates: June 11th - June 16th, 2016
Course Location: Indianapolis, In
Course Sponsor: NENA 9-1-1
Course Cost: $699.00
Details: At NENA 2016, you will not only hear about the public safety issues of today and tomorrow, but also gain practical, real-world know-how that you can take home with you and put into action immediately. You will be connected to the pulse of 9-1-1, joining thousands of public safety professionals, telecommunications specialists, and policymakers for a week filled with opportunities to discuss the issues facing public safety and build the skills necessary to tackle these challenges head on. For more information visit www.nena.org/?NENA2016