The Mercer County Sheriff’s Office is proud to be offer a second day of free training for dispatchers to be held on Thursday May 25th, at the Mercer County Fairgrounds. This entire second day will be dedicated to “Crisis Intervention Training” (CIT) for dispatchers. There is NO Registration fee for this day and lunch is also provided at no cost. Registration and continental breakfast (provided at no cost) will be available from 0730-0800 hours. The class day will run from 0800-1630 hours which will include lunch(provided at no cost). The CIT objectives are: “Increase the likelihood of a safe resolution”, “Identify the attributes of special populations”, “Explore de-escalation basics and fundamentals”, “Discover the effectiveness of the LOSS and EAR models”, “Apply techniques from the models using real dispatch calls”. This will be a very interactive day. Preregistration is required. Certificates of attendance will be provided. Each attendee must register separately for each of these training days.
Suggested hotels: Best Western (Formerly Holiday Inn) 419-586-4919; West Bank Inn 419-584-3625; Romer’s Westlake Villas 419-584-1444
For additional information please contact Dispatcher April Gerlach or Dispatcher Rachel Williams at 419-586-7724.
|Event Date||05-25-2017 8:00 am|
|Event End Date||05-25-2017 5:00 pm|
|Cut off date||05-15-2017|
|Location||Mercer County Jr Fair Building|