We are pleased to announce the launch of the FirstNet Colorado on-line training course titled "Introduction to Public Safety Broadband and FirstNet." The free course was developed in order to provide agencies and public safety practitioners an easy and quick way to learn about FirstNet and the public safety broadband network (PSBN). The self-paced course is available on demand through CO.TRAIN and can be taken for .5 CEU (course #1067564) or as a non-credit offering (course #1067566). 

The course purpose and learning objectives include:
  • Create awareness among those who will benefit from the PSBN and FirstNet, including their role in Colorado's implementation 
  • Identify the need for and explain the benefits of the PSBN 
  • Understand the potential applications and devices available on the PSBN 
  • Understand the role of FirstNet and their mission as defined by the enabling legislation 
  • Discuss the funding model of the PSBN