CIT for Dispatch

  • 6/22/2021 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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  • Amanda Shaw
  • [email protected]
  • 6/21/2021 12:00 AM
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  • CIT for Dispatch

    Course information:

    This training is open to any 911, dispatch or emergency call taking professional in Hamilton County, Ohio. Emergency dispatchers are a critical link in the CIT program. This training will provide an overview of the history of CIT and use of CIT in Hamilton County, provide skills building in recognizing a mental health crisis and the appropriate questions to ask and relay to the responding CIT officer.

    Prerequisite: Prior completion of Mental Health First Aid training. This course is free for Hamilton County First responders. you can register at 


    If you have questions regarding this training, please contact Amanda Shaw at [email protected].

    Training Location: 

    Emergency Communications Center

    2000 Radcliff Dr, Cincinnati, OH 45204

    Please note that you will need to follow COVID-19 protocol incuding: 

    • Temperature screening upon entry of building.
    • Staying home if you are not feeling well.
    • Washing your hands regularly.
    • Wearing face coverings.
    • Maintaining six feet of distance between yourself and others at all times.