Police force to train new 999 staff in-house

October 2003
IT Training;Oct2003, p8
Trade Publication
Wiltshire, England, police force is expanding its 999 workforce, and putting them through an intensive training course in its sophisticated information technology system. Wiltshire Constabulary has recruited 12 more staff to work in its shared operations room dealing with emergency calls on its public-service desk. "It's the largest recruitment drive we've ever had in this division and means the communications department now has 90 staff," explains a spokesperson for the force. Wiltshire Constabulary has developed in-house packages for its staff that the public can also benefit from.


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