Two members of the Chenango County Sheriff’s Office’s Communications Division attended an Incident Tactical Dispatcher course at the New York State Preparedness Training Center. An Incident Tactical Dispatcher is a specially trained communications specialist qualified to operate at a command post or incident scene in support of a specific incident or operation. Incident Tactical Dispatchers support planned events, and extended incidents such as hostage situations, multi-alarm fires, search and rescue operations, criminal investigations and active shooter incidents.