Public Safety Telecommunicators Certification Board

By state law, a certification board has been established in the state 911 coordination office to create a certification and training program for public safety telecommunicators throughout the state.

Duties of the certification board include:

  1. Adopting bylaws for the certification board;
  2. Adopting rules, with the advice and assistance of the 911 advisory committee, to implement the provisions of this chapter including, but not limited to, rules to implement a state-approved training program for process, policy, and procedure;
  3. Reviewing and approving state-approved training programs biennially. State-approved training programs should be consistent with industry standards;
  4. Setting all public safety telecommunicator certification, registration, and renewal fees, and to collect and deposit all such fees in the 911 account established under RCW 38.52.540; and
  5. Establishing recertification requirements.

Find a list of our members here (Excel)

Download our bylaws here (PDF)

Anyone interested in receiving meeting invites can send an email to

Oct. 27, 2022 (PDF)
Oct. 13, 2022 (PDF)
Nov. 11, 2022 (PDF)

Oct. 13, 2022 (PDF)
Oct. 27, 2022 draft (PDF)