Within the Trenches

Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 460 features John Barney, Communications Officer with Melbourne Police Department out of Florida, and Co-Founder of Gold Line Support.

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Episode topics –

  • John's 9-1-1 story

  • From young cadet to EMT

  • Calls that stick

  • The motivation for Gold Line Support

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 459 features Dina Cop, Police Dispatcher with WCCCA, Oregon. This episode is also a Media Partner Spotlight from RQI.

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Episode topics –

  • Dina's 9-1-1 story
  • From self-employed to dispatch
  • The moment you know you're in the right place
  • A save and surprise update
  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 458 features Cindy Sparrow, Founder of Cindy Sparrow International and 25 year 9-1-1 frontline professional.

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Episode topics –

  • Cindy's 9-1-1 story

  • How 9-1-1 gets into your blood

  • A call to remember

  • The motivation to start Cindy Sparrow International

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 457 is a Dispatcher’s Roundtable episode. In round 33 my guest Sara Pagel, Functional Health Practitioner with Thin Line Consulting joins me to discuss the topic of physical response to stress and trauma.

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Episode topics –

  • Sara’s public safety story

  • Trauma and the body

  • The way the body keeps the score

  • Stress and its long term effects

  • How to combat this

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 456 features Ricardo Martinez II, Creator/Host of this podcast. This is a special episode for the six year anniversary of the #IAM911 movement.

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Episode topics –

  • Background story of the #IAM911 movement

  • Project #IAM911

  • The social media reach

  • Imagine Listening

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 455 features Holly Williams, Training Coordinator at Orange County Emergency Communications in Virginia.

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Episode topics –

  • Holly's 9-1-1 story
  • A history of family service
  • Early training
  • Calls that stick
  • Making a change through training
  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 454 is a special episode that features Kevin and Steph, creators and hosts of "Tell Us A Good Story" podcast and myself as their guest.

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Episode topics –

  • Ricardo's 9-1-1 story

  • Early training

  • First call

  • Hard calls

  • the #IAM911 movement

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 453 features Toby, Communications Officer at NRV911.

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Episode topics –

  • Toby's 9-1-1 story

  • Early training

  • Most impactful call

  • Young Professionals

  • the Tenacious Telecommunicator

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 452 features Amanda, 9-1-1 Dispatcher, Burt County Sheriff's Office out of Nebraska.

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Episode topics –

  • Amanda's 9-1-1 story

  • From retail to public safety

  • Developing training

  • PTSD and recovery

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 451 features Amy, Deputy Director at Greenville County, SC, Jennifer, Executive Director at Mental Health America of Greenville County, SC, and Jason, VP of Sales with RapidDeploy.

This is a RapidDeploy exclusive episode.

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Episode topics –

  • Amy's 9-1-1 story

  • Jennifer's journey into the mental health profession

  • Jason's journey into public safety

  • What is 988?

  • What is the 988 call process?

  • A look at collaboration

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 450 features Open Mic stories from the Imagine Listening session at the 2022 NENA conference.

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Episode topics –

  • Open Mic stories

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 449 features #IAM911 stories from the Imagine Listening session at the 2022 NENA conference.

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Episode topics –

  • #IAM911 stories

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 448 features Ashley, Founder of The Raspy Dispatcher, Dispatcher out of California.

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Episode topics –

  • Ashley's 9-1-1 story

  • Early training

  • Being human

  • Creating a space for grace

  • The Raspy Dispatcher

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 447 features siblings, Erin and Tom, dispatcher's with Stamford ECC, CT, and this is a Carbyne exclusive episode.

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Episode topics –

  • Erin's 9-1-1 story

  • Tom's 9-1-1 story

  • Early training

  • a water rescue

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 446 features Andrea, Customer Success Manager with Carbyne.

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Episode topics –

  • Andrea's 9-1-1 story

  • Public safety at an early age

  • Calls that stick

  • When it comes to change

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 445 features Tina Buneta, Director of Aurora 911 out of Colorado.

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Episode topics –

  • Tina's 9-1-1 story
  • A new environment
  • Early training
  • 20 years later, closure
  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 444 features Dominique, Founder of HELLO, 911! and dispatch supervisor out of South Florida.

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Episode topics –

  • Dominique's 9-1-1 story

  • From observation to Academy

  • Stepping out on faith

  • HELLO, 911!

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 443 features Cody Post, Executive Director at the RED Center out of Ohio, and this is a Carbyne exclusive episode.

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Episode topics –

  • Cody's 9-1-1 story

  • From Explorer to public safety

  • Early training

  • A water rescue

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 442 features Yasmen, 9-1-1 Communications Supervisor with Osceola Sheriff's Department out of Florida.

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Episode topics –

  • Yasmen's 9-1-1 story

  • Early training

  • How life experience can impact our calls

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 441 features Erika Lakey, 9-1-1 Communications Specialist with Osceola Sheriff's Department out of Florida.

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Episode topics –

  • Erika's 9-1-1 story

  • One choice can change your life

  • Early training

  • How the job has changed us

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 440 features Karl Hatton, Director at PenCom 9-1-1, and Dennis Laboy, Communications Supervisor at PenCom 9-1-1 out of Washington State. In this episode they share T-CPR save stories, and we are also joined by Julie Buckingham, Program Director with RQI (Media Partner Sponsor.)

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Episode topics –

  • RQI intro w/Julie

  • Karl's 9-1-1 story

  • Dennis's 9-1-1 story

  • T-CPR save stories

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 439 is a special Open Mic Live episode that was broadcasted from NAVIGATOR 2022 with attendees of the conference sharing funny 9-1-1 stories.

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Episode topics –

  • Open Mic Live stories

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 438 features Lt. Jessica Long, 240 Paramedic at Quad out of Ohio, and this is a Carbyne exclusive episode.

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Episode topics –

  • Jessica's 9-1-1 story

  • From corporate communications to public safety

  • Differences in dispatch and the field

  • A water rescue

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 437 features Open Mic stories that were shared during an Imagine Listening session at the 2022 Texas Public Safety Conference.  

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Episode topics – 

  • Open Mic Stories

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Category:general -- posted at: 9:25am EDT

Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 436 features #IAM911 stories that were shared during an Imagine Listening session at the 2022 Texas Public Safety Conference.

WARNING - IF YOU SUFFER FROM PTSD OR HAVE SUICIDAL TENDENCIES YOU ARE LISTENING AT YOUR OWN RISK.

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Episode topics –

  • #IAM911 Stories

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Category:general -- posted at: 10:14pm EDT

Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 435 features Angela, Licensed Professional Counselor working with first responders and trauma, and dispatcher of 18 years.

Episode topics –

  • Angela's 9-1-1 story

  • From the field to dispatch

  • Compassion fatigue

  • Giving back to dispatch

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Category:general -- posted at: 9:37am EDT

Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 434 features a special Open Mic Live session from the Texas Public Safety Conference. I was joined by Crystal and Terri and we had an amazing time.

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Episode topics –

  • Men in beast mode

  • #SweetPotatoFace

  • Maxi skirt mishaps

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 433 features Juliet, Senior Supervisor with WestComm Regional Dispatch out of Massachusetts, and is the first recipient of the Firework Scholarship awarded by 911der Women Inc. and sponsored by the 360 Dispatcher and Within the Trenches Media.

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Episode topics –

  • Juliet's 9-1-1 story

  • A calling to public safety at a young age

  • From EMT to Dispatch

  • A promise to a caller

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 432 features Valerie, Training Coordinator with New River Valley Emergency Communications Regional Authority out of Virginia.

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Episode topics –

  • Valerie's 9-1-1 story

  • Pulled toward the path of Public Safety

  • 9-1-1 tech from then to now

  • Making a difference with every call

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 431 features Amanda, Communications Technician with Stark County out of Ohio and this is a Carbyne exclusive episode.

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Episode topics –

  • Amanda's 9-1-1 story

  • Falling in love with dispatch

  • Calls that stick

  • The need for debriefings and a save

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Category:general -- posted at: 10:23am EDT

Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 430 features Lee Ann Magoski, Director of Emergency Communications, Monterrey County, California.

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Episode topics –

  • Lee Ann's 9-1-1 story

  • From explorer cadet to dispatch

  • Taking calls on day 1

  • Inspired to make change in public safety

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 429 features Monica Kirk, Supervising Public Safety Dispatcher, San Jose Fire Department, California.

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Episode topics –

  • Monica's 9-1-1 story

  • A surprise application

  • From wedding coordinator to dispatch

  • Others see us even when we don't

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Category:general -- posted at: 2:55pm EDT

Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 428 features Wendy Hummell, retired detective, podcast host and creator of Guns & Yoga.

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Episode topics –

  • Wendy's 9-1-1 story

  • Early training

  • From Agent to Detective

  • A change in health and wellness

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Category:general -- posted at: 1:06pm EDT

Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 427 features Melanie Neal, Executive Director with Guilford Metro 9-1-1 out of NC.

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Episode topics –

  • Melanie's 9-1-1 story

  • From the SO to dispatch

  • The loss of a family

  • Reclassification and beyond

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Category:general -- posted at: 12:20pm EDT

Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 426 features Veronica Neal, Partner Development Representative with Virtual Academy.

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Episode topics –

  • Veronica's 9-1-1 story

  • From coffee to dispatch

  • An 18 wheeler crash & a homicide suspect

  • A serial bomber

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Category:general -- posted at: 9:26am EDT

Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 425 features my Keynote presentation from the 2022 Be the Difference conference. The incident in this story is used as a way to compare real life experience to what we deal with in dispatch and how we can overcome.

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Episode topics –

  • An Emergency Landing

  • Who do we turn to when we need help

  • Removing our headphones to hear

  • Landing safely, together

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Category:general -- posted at: 4:15pm EDT

Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 424 features Lauren Sisler, ESPN Sportscaster, and Inspirational Speaker.

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Episode topics –

  • Lauren's story

  • Losing her parents at 18

  • The power and will to move forward

  • When life comes full circle

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Category:general -- posted at: 3:35pm EDT

Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 423 features Keely, Executive Director with Mountain Valley Communications Center, NJ.

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Episode topics –

  • Keely's 9-1-1 story

  • Challenged accepted

  • Firm training

  • Debriefings and recognition

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

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Category:general -- posted at: 4:15pm EDT

Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 422 features Rachel Hein, ECRC Supervisor with Intrado.

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Episode topics –

  • Rachel's 9-1-1 story

  • Advanced training from the womb

  • A public safety family

  • The importance of Intrado's ECRC

  • And more

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

Direct download: wttep422.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:19pm EDT

Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 421 features Jennifer Poole, Senior Public Safety Regional Manager with RapidSOS.

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Episode topics –

  • Jennifer's 9-1-1 story

  • Early training

  • Understanding what dispatcher's go through

  • From dispatch to Industry Partner

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

Direct download: wttep421.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:57pm EDT

Welcome to another episode of Within the Trenches, true stories from the 9-1-1 dispatchers who live them. Ep 420 is a live Open Mic broadcast with stories shared by the audience and those who attended the 2021 MPSTC. 

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Episode topics –

  • Open Mic/funny 9-1-1 stories

As always, if you have any comments, questions, or you would like to be a guest on the show, please email me at wttpodcast@gmail.com.

Direct download: Within_the_Trenches_Ep_420_-_Open_Mic_Live.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:21am EDT

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