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Course Description

G-290/G289/G291 - Basic Public Information Officer Course(G290)/Public Information Officer Awareness Course(G289)/JIS/JIC Planning for Tribal, State, and Local PIOs(G291)

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.

Once completing the G290: Basic Public Information Officers Course, students also receive credit for the following courses:
-G289: Public Information Officer Awareness Course
-G290: Basic Public Information Officer Course
-291: JIS/JIC Planning for Tribal, State, and Local PIOs

Target Audience: Individuals who will perform Public Information Officers duties for local governments or state agencies during emergencies or disasters.

How this course is offered:

Individuals can register below for class deliveries offered in Austin.


Prerequisites & Other Information:
Participants should be familiar with basic journalism and public affairs practices and skills.

Recommended Courses:
IS -29 Public Information Officer Awareness
http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/courseOverview.aspx?code=IS-29

IS -42 Social Media in Emergency Management http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/courseOverview.aspx?code=IS-42


Cost:
No tuition is charged.


Course Specifics

Hours: 24.00
Provider: TDEM - Emergency Management Training
Sponsor: TDEM
Disciplines: Emergency Management



Available Classes

ViewCourse NumberClass NameLocationDatesSeats Available 
View class G-290/G289/G291 Basic Public Information Officer Course(G290)/Public Information Officer Awareness Course(G289)/JIS/JIC Planning for Tribal, State, and Local PIOs(G291)San Marcos Fire Dept., Station 5
100 Carlson Circle
San Marcos, TX 78666
02/05/2019 - 02/07/2019 WAITLIST View Details
View class G-290/G289/G291 Basic Public Information Officer Course(G290)/Public Information Officer Awareness Course(G289)/JIS/JIC Planning for Tribal, State, and Local PIOs(G291)Galveston County OEM
1353 FM 646
Suite 201
Dickinson, TX 77539
03/19/2019 - 03/21/2019 18 View Details
View class G-290/G289/G291 Basic Public Information Officer Course(G290)/Public Information Officer Awareness Course(G289)/JIS/JIC Planning for Tribal, State, and Local PIOs(G291)West Central Texas COG
3702 Loop 322
Abilene, TX 79602
03/20/2019 - 03/22/2019 29 View Details
View class G-290/G289/G291 Basic Public Information Officer Course(G290)/Public Information Officer Awareness Course(G289)/JIS/JIC Planning for Tribal, State, and Local PIOs(G291)TXDPS Lubbock
1404 Lubbock Business Park
Lubbock, TX 79403
04/02/2019 - 04/04/2019 27 View Details
View class G-290/G289/G291 Basic Public Information Officer Course(G290)/Public Information Officer Awareness Course(G289)/JIS/JIC Planning for Tribal, State, and Local PIOs(G291)Community Emergency Operations Center
110 N. Main Street, Suite 100
Bryan, TX 77803
06/24/2019 - 06/26/2019 31 View Details
       
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