Sit Along with Red Deer 9-1-1

9-1-1 Sit Along with Red Deer 9-1-1 Emergency Communications Centre (E.C.C)

Individuals applying for a sit along with Red Deer 9-1-1 E.C.C. must complete the list below to qualify for consideration. * Please note that RDES will not usually consider sit alongs while there are open employment competitions.  

  • Be interested or involved in a career in 9-1-1 Emergency Communications.
  • Be 18 years of age.
  • Complete the online application form and include the following documents:
    • A full page letter describing why you want to participate in a 9-1-1 sit along.
    • A Criminal Record Check obtained within the last six months

Your application will be forwarded to the 9-1-1 Sit Along Coordinator for consideration.

Successful sit along applicants are required to follow the guidelines below:

  • During your time at the 9-1-1 E.C.C you will not be permitted to use your cell phone or take pictures.
  • You will be required to sign a confidentiality agreement once you arrive at the 9-1-1 E.C.C.

Dress Code

  • Business casual
  • Closed toe shoes

Due to the nature of work in the 9-1-1 E.C.C. a serious event and/or significant call volume could impact a scheduled sit along.  At the discretion of a Communications Officer, the sit along may be cancelled at any time, or concluded earlier than planned.

Thank you for your interest in a great profession.

Online Application Form