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CIT-Crisis Intervention Team - 911/Dispatch Train-the-Trainer #8074

CIT-911/Dispatch Train-the-Trainer, is a 16-hour class, designed to train dispatchers and call takers who have already been trained in at least 8-hours of the CIT model, and who have a role in CIT training in their agency or region. The goal is to offer all the necessary materials and instruction to your CIT trainers on how to respond more effectively to persons in mental health crisis or with substance use issues, and to work more effectively with law enforcement, first responders, and other criminal justice personnel responding to persons in mental health crisis and/or with substance use issues. The CIT – 911/Dispatch curriculum you will learn is an 8-hour curriculum that addresses critical telecommunications specific topics including:

  • Mental health symptoms and disorders
  • Crisis de-escalation and interventions skills and communication techniques
  • Local service and resources linkages (e.g., mental health and crisis)


Pre-requisites:

  • Completion of at least 8-hours of some type of crisis intervention team training or de-escalation techniques from any program.


Overtime / Backfill Reimbursement


Who can attend our classes?

  • Open to all 911/Dispatchers in Washington State.

Dress Code and Identification:

  • Uniform, agency logo clothing or business casual attire is appropriate for attending a WSCJTC class.
  • Visible official ID is recommended (badges/agency IDs) while at training.

Cost:

  • Free

Schedule:

  • 2 Days : 0800-1700

Cancellation Policy:


Deadline
: 7 days prior to class notify the registrar via email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

 

Registration:

WSCJTC LMS – Please contact your Training Manager to get registered online via LMS for this course.

 

Important:

Registration status does not guarantee acceptance into the class. Selections will be completed four weeks prior to the class, and you will receive a notice at that time.

 

Registration or Course Questions:

Administrative Assistant

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206-835-7340

Interested in hosting a course or teaching?

Contact the program Manager:

Name: Rachelle Wright

Title: Program Manager

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Rev Dec 2017