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NENA Releases Hearing Standards for Public Safety Telecommunicators

Monday, June 16, 2014   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Chris Nussman
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The Hearing Standards for Public Safety Telecommunicators document is a tool for PSAP managers to use in the development of minimum hearing standards for public safety telecommunicators. It defines standard hearing requirements and audiology necessary to perform the basic functions of the telecommunicator position. This document includes information relative to telecommunicator position requirements, audiometric testing of candidates & employees, audiology, and Americans with Disabilities Act as it relates to employment.

Click here to download a copy of the standard.