Course Descriptions

PSC 212 - Practicum in Law Enforcement Dispatching

12 Credits

This course provides the law enforcement dispatcher with a real-life, applied learning environment for the knowledge and skills acquired in PSC 202 Law Enforcement Dispatching. This one-on-one learning experience with a communications training officer increases the student's proficiency as a law enforcement dispatcher. The student's degree of direct involvement increases and accelerates with experience. Forty experiential hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): PSC 202 Law Enforcement Dispatching

Course Learning Outcomes
1. Select a law enforcement response based on information received from a telecommunicator, law enforcement officer or established response plan.
2. Initiate a law enforcement response based on information received from a telecommunicator, law enforcement officer or established response plan.
3. Use various technologies to Communicate with law enforcement officers.
4. Identify common laws and regulations frequently encountered in law enforcement requests for service through a 911 center and apply them to calls for service.

Course Offered Fall and Spring

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Spring Semester 2018
Summer Session 2018