Introduction to “The Journey”

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Hello Arizona APCO/NENA! We are so glad you stopped by to see us.  If you are like us, you LOVE doing the job of a Telecommunicator, 911 Operator or Dispatcher.  Do you ever think of your job as a career?   What does that word mean even, career?   https://www.merriam-webster.com defines career as “a profession for which […]

Seeking Individuals who are savvy with Policy

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Our Chapter’s By-Laws and policies are in need of a review.  The By-Laws requires a committee for reviewing the policies and I could use some input from those who have mad skills when it comes to policy revision.  There are only 6 policies so it won’t be a huge commitment and I don’t anticipate any […]

Communications K-9 Support

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“9-1-1, Where is your emergency?” is the first thing a person hears when calling 9-1-1. It is not a secret that emergency dispatchers and 9-1-1 call takers are subjected to intense, horrific and traumatic telephone and radio calls. The citizen calls 9-1-1 because they are having one of the worst days of their life; and […]

Hello world!

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Welcome to the new and improved Arizona APCO/NENA website. Our goal with this new website is to provide our visitors an easier way to learn about Chapter and to browse information and articles relevant to the public safety communications field. The new website is interactive and gives better access to the content available to our […]