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El Paso Regional Communications Center
Kim Turner: Crisis Communication Skills
Public Safety Calltakers and Dispatchers increasingly deal with callers in crisis and this course explores communication techniques specific to critical situations.
Time & Location
Date and time is TBD
El Paso Regional Communications Center, 6055 Threadgill Ave, El Paso, TX 79924, USA
About The Event
This course explores communication techniques in situations like active shooters, suicidal calls, terrorist events, or other major critical incidents where the caller is in crisis.
Under the instruction provided by a qualified instructor(s) the following learning objectives will be achieved:
- Demonstrate their understanding of common call types that would constitute a caller in crisis.
- Identify skills for engaging a caller in a crisis
- Identifying the emotional impact of repetitive exposure to traumatic events
- Identify resources regarding emotional health and resilience.
TCOLE documentation will be made available to the Agency Training Coordinator or Administrator for outside course reporting.