Skip to the main content

Public Safety Telecommunications CCP

Public Safety Telecommunications Overview (5455)

Type of Award

CCP - Career Certificate Program

Program Website

www.palmbeachstate.edu/career-pathways/pathway-public-safety/default.aspx

Program Description

Course content includes standard telecommunication operating procedures for police, fire and emergency medical services. This course is the certification course for all Public Safety Telecommunicators.

Program Learning Outcomes

For detailed information, visit www.palmbeachstate.edu/learningoutcomes/Program-Learning-Outcomes.

Admission Requirements

Completion Requirements

Student must pass the mid-term and final exam with a 80% or better and must have a final average of 80% to pass the course.

Program Length

232 hours of required course material as well as an additional 16 hours for state certification examination preparation.

Location

The program is offered at the Lake Worth campus.

For More Information

Phil Berlingo, berlingop@palmbeachstate.edu (561) 868-3378

Employment Opportunities

This course is required for employment at any Florida public safety telecommunication center.

Career Path Notes

Palm Beach State College offers advanced training education courses for individuals in the field of public safety telecommunications.

Career Center

www.palmbeachstate.edu/Career

For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit: Occupational Outlook Handbook: www.bls.gov/ooh

O-Net Online: www.onetonline.org

Required courses:

Required Courses (Clock Hours: 232)

EMS0000Public Safety Telecommunicator (CCP)

232 Clock Hours

Total Credit Hours: 232

Course Sequence

Term One - Fall (Year One) (Clock Hours: 232)

EMS0000Public Safety Telecommunicator (CCP)

232 Clock Hours

 

Total Credit Hours: 232