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G290 - BASIC Public Information Officer Training

Focusing upon the unique role of the Public Information Officer (PIO) in emergency management, this course will help PIOs or people assigned that role to fine-tune their job skills. Students will explore the role of the PIO in all phases of emergency management. They will look at the multi-faceted duties and challenges of it. Through individual and group activities, students will develop and practice a series of communication skills and identify ways to integrate all phases of emergency management into a comprehensive public information program.
Prerequisites & Other Information:

No tuition is charged.

Course Specifics

Hours: 16.00
Provider: Wisconsin Emergency Management
Sponsor: N/A
Disciplines: Education
Elected Official
Emergency Management
Emergency Medical Service
Fire Service
Government Administration
Health Care
Law Enforcement
Public Health
Public Safety Communications
Public Works
Volunteer Organization

Available Classes

ViewCourse NumberClass NameLocationDatesSeats Available 
View class G290 BASIC Public Information Officer TrainingGrant County Community Services Building
8820 Hwy 61 #35
Lancaster, WI 53813
06/26/2019 - 06/27/2019 WAITLIST View Details
View class G290 BASIC Public Information Officer TrainingColumbia County Law Enforcement Center
711 E. Cook St
Portage, WI 53901
09/30/2019 - 10/01/2019 3 View Details
View class G290 BASIC Public Information Officer TrainingLake Delton Fire Department
45 Mile Dr.
Lake Delton, WI 53940
11/12/2019 - 11/13/2019 20 View Details
Total of 3