Communications Operator Training

Applicants who successfully complete the selection process and are offered employment as a Public Safety Communications Operator will attend a two-week training program that will begin on May 13, 2019.

Seasonal Public Safety Communications Operators will receive training in numerous topics to include:

Call Taking Telephone Procedures
Police Dispatching Procedures
Fire/EMS Dispatching Procedures
Beach Patrol Dispatching Procedures
DATA dispatching Procedures
Customer Service
Town of Ocean City Geography

Public Safety Communications Operators whom successfully complete the training program are assigned to work 40 hours per week in the Emergency Services Communications Center.