Public Safety Telecommunications PSAV (5455)
Type of Award
PSAV - Post Secondary Adult Vocational Certificate
Course content includes standard telecommunication operating procedures for police, fire and emergency medical services. This course is the certification course for all Public Safety Telecommunicators.
Program Learning Outcomes
For detailed information, visit www.palmbeachstate.edu/learningoutcomes/Program-Learning-Outcomes.
- Have a standard high school diploma or GED;
- Complete an Application for Admission, located at
Student must pass the mid-term and final exam with a 70% or better and must have a final average of 70% to pass the course.
232 hours of required course material as well as an additional 16 hours for state certification examination preparation.
The program is offered at the Lake Worth campus.
For More Information
Phil Berlingo, firstname.lastname@example.org (561) 868-3378
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|Required Courses||Clock Hours: 232|
|EMS0000||Public Safety Telecommunicator||232|
|Total Program Clock Hours: 232|
This course is required for employment at any Florida public safety telecommunication center.
Program length excludes this program from gainful employment reporting requirements.
Career Path Notes
Palm Beach State College offers advanced training education courses for individuals in the field of public safety telecommunications.
For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit:
Occupational Outlook Handbook: http://www.bls.gov/oco/
O-Net Online: http://online.onetcenter.org/