Is being a Telecommunicator a Job or a Career?

2019-04-06T02:44:32-06:00January 15th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Sumner County Emergency Communications Center is looking for career employees who are interested in advancing in the Emergency Communications Field. Some people may use the words job and career interchangeably as if they were the same thing. Are they the same? What is the difference between a “job” and a “career”? Are the two [...]

No More 10-Codes

2017-01-15T20:28:42-06:00January 14th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

The SCECC will be going to "Plain Language" when the center opens and we need to begin training our first responders. A brief history of 10 codes The Association of Police Communications Officers first proposed "brevity codes", an adaptation of the U.S. Navy procedure symbols, in the June 1935 issue of The [...]