Emergency Communications Center - 911

Emergency Communications Center - 911

Emergency Communications Center - 911

The Emergency Communications Center (ECC) is the 9-1-1 dispatch center for Manatee County Emergency Medical Service and 11 local fire agencies. The ECC is also the call processing center for Manatee County Sheriff's Office and the City of Bradenton Beach Police Department.

Only call 9-1-1 if you have a police, fire, or medical emergency. In non-emergency situations please call the Manatee County Sheriff's Office at (941) 747-3011. read on Emergency Communications Center - 911

Information about us

ECC News

ECC News

Dedicated Service - Tom Crowley

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

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Our Call takers & Dispatchers are EMD, EFD, & EPD Certified and We are an Accredited Center National Academy of Emergency Dispatch (NAED)

National Academy of Emergency Dispatch (NAED)

The NAED is a non-profit standard-setting organization promoting safe and effective emergency dispatch services world-wide. Comprised of three allied Academies for medical, fire and police dispatching, the NAED supports first-responder related research, unified protocol application, legislation for emergency call center regulation, and strengthening the emergency dispatch community through education, certification, and accreditation. read on National Academy of Emergency Dispatch (NAED)

Dual Accreditation

Dual Accreditation

Accredited Centers share a common goal of improving public care and maximizing the efficiency of 911 systems. The National Academies of Emergency Dispatch, through its College of Fellows, has established a high standard of excellence for emergency dispatch, providing the tools to achieve this high standard at both the dispatcher level through Certification, and at the communication center level through the Accreditation Program. read on Dual Accreditation