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Certificate of Achievement

Public Safety Telecommunications

This Certificate of Achievement is designed for employment in homeland security, criminal justice and positions in private security.  Credits earned towards this certificate may be applied toward degree programs in Criminal Justice and Homeland Security.

Upon successful completion of the students will be able to:

  • Describe the operational standards of call classification/prioritization.
  • Demonstrate communication skills.
  • Describe the role of the Fire Department.
  • Describe the role of the Emergency Medical Services.
  • Describe the role of Law Enforcement. 

Certificate Requirements(12 credits)

Code Name Credits
Choose one (1) of the following courses
CJ 101 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3
FS 101 Principles of Emergency Services 3
HLS 104 Introduction to Homeland Security 3
CJ 114 Public Safety Telecommunications 3
CJ 115 Emergency Medical Dispatch 3
PE 114 First Aid, CPR, and Safety Education 3

Total Credits 12