Course Information

MVC offers a 120-hour public safety dispatch course in conjunction with the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department and P.O.S.T. This course provides basic training for entry-level law enforcement dispatchers and complaint desk telephone operators. Participants learn correct procedures for public safety telephone and radio operation, interagency coordination and communication, and stress management. Advanced instruction in civil liability, suicidal callers, ethics, and the dispatcher’s role in officer safety is also available to experienced dispatchers. This course is offered as follows: Daytime. You will be required to apply with Moreno Valley College for the current semester following the application procedures.

  • MVC #: ADJ-D1A
  • Course Hours: 120
  • College Units: 6
  • Class Information
    • California Community Colleges requires that a student be a resident of California for one year and a day prior to registering for classes.  If you do not meet this requirement, you could be subject to out of state fees.  Please feel free to contact our Admissions Office for specific details (951) 571-6370.
      • 11/26/18 – 12/14/18
      • 3/4/19 – 03/22/19
      • 6/3/19 – 6/21/19

* To enroll in a course, please contact the Dispatch Coordinator at Ben Clark Training Center at (951) 486-2910.


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