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APCO Seeks Working Group Members to Create a Non-9-1-1 Call Processing and Dispatch Standard

September 24, 2021

APCO International has filed a Project Initiation with ANSI and issued a call for participation for work group members to participate in the creation of an ANSI standard titled Non-9-1-1 Call Processing and Dispatch.

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Industry

Meet Your AFC Advisor: David Baker (Arkansas)

September 23, 2021

David Baker is program manager for the Arkansas Wireless Information Network (AWIN). AWIN is the statewide P25 Phase II 700/800…

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APCO

House Committee Passes Major Next Generation 9-1-1 Funding Legislation

September 17, 2021

On September 15, the House Energy and Commerce Committee passed legislation that includes a $10 billion grant program for deployment of Next Generation 9-1-1. This landmark legislation promotes many key principles championed by APCO and its partners in the Public Safety Next Generation 9-1-1 Coalition.

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Industry

Meet Your AFC Advisor: Glen Gosnell (New York)

September 17, 2021

  Glen Gosnell is currently the director of public safety for Washington County, New York. Gosnell began his career with…

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APCO

APCO International Releases 6th Edition of Communications Training Officer Course

September 16, 2021

APCO International has recently launched an update to the APCO Communications Training Officer (CTO) course. This course provides comprehensive training to experienced telecommunicators on the roles and responsibilities of CTOs in running an agency’s training program.

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Product & Service Announcements

Hexagon Partners With RapidSOS To Provide Life-Saving Emergency Data To First Responders

September 16, 2021

(HUNTSVILLE, Ala., September 8, 2021) ー Hexagon’s Safety, Infrastructure & Geospatial division has partnered with RapidSOS to deliver life-saving emergency…

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Meet Your AFC Advisor: Mike Kionka (Colorado)

September 10, 2021

AFC, APCO’s frequency coordination department, is pleased to introduce its network of dedicated local advisor volunteers. APCO’s advisors are responsible…

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Livingston Sheriff’s Office Communications Bureau Receives APCO Agency Training Program Certification

September 9, 2021

Livingston Sheriff’s Office Communications Bureau, NY, has received Agency Training Program Certification, a Project 33® Initiative, from the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International.

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Valley Communications Center Receives APCO Agency Training Program Certification

September 9, 2021

Valley Communications Center, WA, has received Agency Training Program Certification, a Project 33® Initiative, from the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International.

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Luzerne County 9-1-1 Receives APCO Agency Training Program Certification

September 9, 2021

Luzerne County 9-1-1, PA, has received Agency Training Program Certification, a Project 33® Initiative, from the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International.

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