TERT Team Leader Training

Register – TERT Team Leader Training, October 25, 2022, 0800-1700, at KITTCOM in Ellensburg, WA One of the greatest challenges for 9-1-1 centers during a disaster is maintaining adequate staffing levels. To address this problem and expand on some individual state initiatives in place, APCO International and NENA have joined hands to develop more widely the Telecommunicator Emergency Response Taskforce (TERT). TERT involves a […]

TERT Team Member Training

Register – TERT Team Member Training, October 24, 2022, 0800-1700, at KITTCOM in Ellensburg, WA One of the greatest challenges for 9-1-1 centers during a disaster is maintaining adequate staffing levels. To address this problem and expand on some individual state initiatives in place, APCO International and NENA have joined hands to develop more widely the Telecommunicator Emergency Response Taskforce (TERT). TERT involves a […]

2022 Forum – Registration Open

Registration for the 2022 Washington 911 Forum is now open. Training classes will be Tuesday and Wednesday at the Thurston County Expo Center (3054 Carpenter Rd SE in Lacey). Chapter Meeting and Dinner will be Tuesday evening, location TBD. The Advisory Committee meeting will be Thursday at the Thurston County Expo Center.  You do NOT need to register if you […]

Pub Ed Class – Text to 911 Messaging

Text to 9-1-1 Public Education Campaign Presentation and Training.  Presented by the text to 911 workgroup of the Public Education Subcommittee of the Washington 9-1-1 Advisory Committee.   The work group will present new and updated text to 911 products and tools to help counites meet their contract deliverable and grow their public education program. There is no cost for participating […]

PIO Class

PIO Training for 9-1-11 Personnel, presented by the Public Education Subcommittee of the Washington 9-1-1 Advisory Committee. Instructed by Jenny Weekes, PIO- West Pierce Fire and Rescue. Public Educators, PSAP managers, supervisors and any 911 personnel who interact with the media will learn from a professional PIO about techniques for preparing media releases, responding to press inquiries, improving media relations, […]