Emergency Services Communicator

Emergency Services Communicator

Program Code
EMSC
Campus
ORILLIA

Program description

This specialized training covers the basic requirements to become a 911 emergency operator. A Georgian College Attestation of Completion is awarded following the completion of the two required courses for a total of 72 hours of instruction. The principles of call-taking and emergency dispatching, the role and responsibilities of the emergency services communicator during a disaster, approaches to various types of crisis intervention calls (SIDS, suicide, etc.) and stress identification and management will be addressed.

Program course requirements
Course Title Course Code Equivalents Mandatory
Emergency Serv. Communicator 2 JUST0002  
Emergency Serv. Communicator 1 JUST0001