Candidate Standard for Core Competencies and Minimum Training Standards for Public Safety Communications Technician

Public review and comment period: October 29 – December 13, 2021.

This is a revision of the standard identifying the core competencies and minimum training requirements for Public Safety Communications Technicians, sometimes referred to as Technician or Specialist. This position is typically tasked with planning, monitoring, maintaining, managing and/or installing technology systems, including radio systems, computer aid dispatch (CAD) systems, geographic information systems (GIS), and associated equipment, to ensure continuity of mission critical operation