This course takes up a variety of topics as they relate to a career as a public safety dispatcher, including professional orientation, criminal justice system, law, communication technology, telephone procedures, radio procedures, missing persons, domestic violence, referral services, cultural diversity, sexual harassment, hate crimes, gang awareness, stress management, critical incidents, telecommunications, and practical application activities. The course meets the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards Training (POST) requirements for the position of public safety dispatcher.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921