Wildfires move rapidly and can cause great devastation. Telecommunicators must be able to process these calls and obtain information to assist firefighters in locating the fire quickly.
There are an average of 100,000 wildfires in the United States each year.
Wildfires can occur in most states, but are prevalent in states that suffer from drought.
Every year wildfires are responsible for property loss and deaths of humans and animals.
I have over 20 years of experience as a 9-1-1 Telecommunicator/Trainer. I have experience in PSAPs large and small. I am passionate about training and public education.
I currently hold the following certifications:
I have been providing continuing education training modules for Telecommunicators for over 5 years.