1. Attend a Getting Started session
2. Apply online
3. Pay for college
4. Submit your transcripts
5. Complete an assessment
of 2015 graduates are satisfied or very satisfied with their NWTC education.
Program Code: 615043
The student will learn the basic tools, technology and protocols involved in emergency dispatching. The certificate will involve both lecture and hands on exercises to familiarize the student with the skills necessary to succeed in this field. Professional dispatchers will be assisting the students in learning the competencies required to complete the course. Upon completion, the student is eligible to take the national emergency dispatching exam and be certified by the National Academies of Emergency Dispatch.
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"I like how the class incorporated both the call taker role and dispatcher duties." - Ashley N
"Nice job on the class. It was interesting and fun! - Kevin K
"The class was intense, but I learned a lot..." - Tonia F
"It was AWESOME...!" - Shiara M