Learn to Use The 911, 999 & 112 Emergency Services Correctly

In this Video Course, Gerard Helps you to Properly Communicate with a 911, 112, 999 Emergency Services Operator.
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  • Lectures 19
  • Length 2.5 hours
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  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 12/2013 English

Course Description

Most people will call the emergency services (911, 112, 999 or another country specific number) only once or twice during their lifetimes.

It can be a frightening experience and you will want to get help fast!

You may already know that, in case of an emergency—like a car accident, burglary, shooting, or heart attack—that you should dial911, 112, 999. What you may not know is that there is a Right and Wrong way to make a 911 call

  • How to Call…
  • When to Call…

If you answered YES to any of the above then, this online video course is for you!

but there are several precautions that you can take to make the process run smoothly for you and the operator.

One of the key purposes of this video is to give people information that could save their lives…

Knowing how to obtain emergency services can make the difference between life and death.

At some point in your life, you may need to call the emergency services such as firemen, police, or medical personnel. By being prepared for calling the emergency services, you can get the help you need much more quickly which can often make a big difference.

The video course is designed to equip you with the key skills and knowledge you will need to:

  • Evaluate a potential emergency
  • Summon the right kind of help when its needed
  • Conduct the most effective call for help
  • Educating others on correct procedures, including children

INTRODUCING THE ‘LEARN HOW TO USE THE 911, 999 &112 EMERGENCY SERVICES CORRECTLY’ VIDEO COURSE

In this program, I help you to properly communicate with a 911, 112, 999 operator, so that you can get the kind of help that you or someone else may need in a hurry! Knowing how to properly connect with the global emergency services system, can literally mean the difference between life and death.

What are the requirements?

  • None

What am I going to get from this course?

  • During stage 1; I will help you understand what types of situations that require immediate response from the emergency services.
  • In Stage 2 You will work along with me as we determine when to call and indeed when NOT to call 911, 112 or 999 Emergency Services.
  • Thankfully! Emergencies don’t happen very often. But when they do, you want to get help fast. Knowing what to expect and preparing yourself, could literally save you or someone else’s life. Within stage 3 you’ll learn the 13 ways that you can start to prepare yourself, home and family to make a call to the emergency services.
  • Knowing how to obtain emergency services can make the difference between life and death. In this final stage you’ll learn… The 4 Steps Involved in Making a 911, 112 or 999 Call

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone who wishes to better understand the emergency services
  • Anyone who wants to be prepared in case of an emergency
  • Anyone who is concerned that they might not know what to do in case of emergency either at home or abroad
  • Anyone with an interest in the emergency services, their systems or technology
  • Anyone who’d like the reassurance of having an emergency services reference guide to hand either at home or abroad

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: STAGE 1: INTRODUCTION TO EMERGENCIES
01:14

How’s it going from Ireland?

05:06

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:

  • Define an Emergency
  • Identify the different types of emergencies you may come across
06:20

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:

Describe the different flavours of emergencies, namely Dangers to life, health, property, and property.

06:34

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:

Understand the different types of emergency services established to help you.

Section 2: STAGE 2: WHEN TO CALL AND NOT TO CALL THE EMERGENCY SERVICES
09:45

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

  • To remove some of the ambuigitity as to when you should call and not call the emergency services.
  • Describe some common reasons why people around call the emergency services.
08:06

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

When you should NOT call 911, 112 or 999.

Section 3: STAGE 3: PREPARING FOR AN EMERGENCY CALL
14:23

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Introduce 13 ways that you can start to prepare yourself, home and family to make a call to the emergency services.

09:06

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Provide an overview of making an emergency call using a standard phone

08:20

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Describe the role of cell and mobile phones when making an emergency call and their drawbacks.

15:38

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Explain the issues associated with using VOIP to contact the emergency services.

05:05

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Provide an overview of how people use texting to engage with the emergency services.

11:08

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Introduce the concept of setting up your car to automatically call the emergency services if and when you crash.

10:12

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Describe how social media is having an impact on how the emergency services are communicating with the general public.

Section 4: STAGE 4: HOW TO MAKE AN EMERGENCY CALL
11:05

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Learn the 4 Steps Involved in Making a 911 Call

10:39

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

How to Make a 112 Emergency Call

09:02

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Learn the 4 Steps Involved in Making a 999 Call

Section 5: BONUS VIDEOS
03:15

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

What to do if you or your child accidentally dials the emergency services.

Teaching Kids to Make an Emergency Call
09:32
Section 6: COURSE SUMMARY
09:30

This video is basically a wrap-up and summary of what we covered.

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Instructor Biography

Gerard ODriscoll, Telecom Expert, Educator, Entrepreneur, Angel Investor

Gerard is 46 years old and originally from Cork in Ireland, married to Olive with five kids ranging from 5 to 16 years olde – so a busy house!

Over the past 20 years, Gerard has served in a variety of management, engineering, and commercial positions in both public and private industry sectors.

Gerard is an accomplished international telecoms expert, educator, serial Internet entrepreneur, angel investor, and smart home automation integrator. Other professional achievements include the authoring of various technology books:

  • [+] IPTV Services and Technologies, Wiley, ISBN: 978-0-470-16372-6 (Published 2008)
  • [+]  Co-authored Home Technology Integrator Certification Lab: ISBN 1-58122-070-7 (Published 2004)
  • [+] Essential Guide to Home Networking; ISBN-10: 0130198463 Published (2001)
  • [+] Essential Guide to Digital Set-top Boxes and Interactive TV, Prentice Hall, ISBN-10: 0130173606 (Published 1999).
  • [+] Manage Your Home with a Smartphone App!
  • [+] 13 Ways to Use Technology to Live Independently at Home for Longer!
  • Essential Guide to Steak

Over the years Gerard has been given the role as commentator on industry events and trends in the digital home industry sector and been quoted in a number of premier business publications. Additionally he has presented papers at a handful of conferences around the world.

In recent times, Gerard has become involved as an angel investor in a portfolio of start-ups & emerging growth companies in mobile apps, e-commerce, e-Learning subscription commerce, food, and digital home sectors.

Additionally, he runs a number of blogs including one that help people make their homes more secure, safer, more energy efficient and enjoyable!

On the education front, Gerard holds electronics and information technology qualifications from the University of Limerick in Ireland.

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