Effective October 4, 2021, the State 911 Department will resume live training at our training facilities located in Middleboro, Maynard and Springfield. Class sizes will be reduced and students that are not vaccinated will be required to wear a mask. *Virtual training will remain an option when needed.
A Public Safety Communications Academy is scheduled to begin on October 18, 2021 – November 19, 2021 and will take place at our Middleboro training facility. Seating is limited and applications should be submitted as soon as possible.
If you have questions about our training programs, please contact Programs Director, Monna.email@example.com.
The scheduled trainings on the below calendars are only available for newly hired staff at a Massachusetts 9-1-1 call center.
*Please note, for virtual training applications MUST BE received by the State 911 Department 10 business days prior to the class.*
VIRTUAL COURSE APPLICATIONS BELOW
IN-PERSON TRAINING APPLICATIONS BELOW
If you are an ACD PSAP, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for class dates.
Multi Line Telephone Systems (MLTS) Workshop for Managers, Dispatchers and I.T. Personnel
State 911 Departments Systems Specialists, Joe Hickey and Charlie Ashworth will conduct an on-line presentation and discussion about what Multi Line Telephone Systems (MLTS) are and how they affect location information for 9-1-1 calls that route into our PSAPs. Other topics will include what needs to be done to remedy the MLTS issue and the assistance that we need from our PSAPs to make it successful. Regulations both Federal and State, will also be covered as well as the PSAPs authority to conduct test calls with local businesses and the State 911 Departments new MLTS compliance program.
Please see our training calendar for dates and times.
*Certified Telecommunicators will receive credit for 2 hours of continuing education.
ECaTs Training Webinars
Training for PSAP Administrators, Managers & Supervisors ONLY.
ECaTS is a new, web-based Emergency Call Tracking System that is now available to Massachusetts PSAPs. The system is actively collecting data from 9-1-1 call handling equipment, to provide actionable information on data like answer times, call transfer details, call and more.
These trainings are web-based, and are conducted every Tuesday from 10am-12pm. To register, please fill out the application and send to email@example.com and details and webinar dates will be emailed back to you with further instructions.