Jun 07, 2023  
West Shore Community College Catalog 2021-2022 
West Shore Community College Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Emergency Telecommunicator Certificate

This program is designed to train individuals to become an emergency dispatcher. Students completing this certificate are trained and credentialed to work as 911 operators/dispatchers, with additional employment opportunities in areas such as ambulance, trucking, OnStar, 211/411 services, Poison Control, taxi services, or TDD. Students must have a high school diploma or GED, pass a criminal background check, have a valid operator license, and test into  ENG 111 - English Composition I 

Gainful Employment Disclosure

West Shore Community College has elected to opt in to the early rescission of the Gainful Employment regulations, as permitted by the US Department of Education.

Program of Study

Semester 1

Total: 7 Credit Hrs | 8 Contact Hrs min

Total: 13 Credit Hrs | 13 Contact Hrs

Certificate Total: 20 Credit Hrs | 21 Contact Hrs