Aug 2020 Offering
This course has been cancelled.
- G290 - Basic Public Information Officer Training (APS Elective Course)
- Date & Times
- Aug 4 - 5, 2020 from 8 AM - 5 PM; Aug 6, 2020 from 8 AM - 12 PM
The Basic Public Information Officer Course (G0290) is designed to provide participants with the opportunity to start applying basic concepts underlying the Public Information Officer (PIO) role. This course can provide a basic understanding of the PIO function for those new to the position. This course will consider the value of communication before, during and after an incident. It will help PIOs identify critical audiences, both internal and external. The primary audience for this training is individuals who have public information responsibilities as their main job or as an auxiliary function at the federal, state, local, tribal or territorial level of government and in the private and nongovernmental sectors. This is the second course in the Public Information Training Series. The prerequisites for taking the G290 course are: G289, Public Information Officer Awareness Training; Participants can take the other prerequisites offered through the Independent Study section of the FEMA website: IS100.b, Introduction to Incident Command System (or ICS course for specific specialty: healthcare, public works, etc.); IS909, Community Preparedness: Implementing Simple Activities for Everyone. Completion of IS29 Public Information Officer Awareness may be substituted for the G289 course.
- Max Attendance
- 25 (25 Open Seats)
Boone County Office of Emergency Management
2145 County Dr
Columbia, MO 65202
- POST Approved
- Target Audiences
- Public Safety Communications (911), Government Administrative, and Emergency Management
- Open To The Public
IS029.A OR IS702 OR IS702.a OR IS029 OR G289
IS100 OR IS100.FDA OR IS100.a OR IS100.SC OR IS100.HC OR IS100.PWb OR IS100.HE OR IS100.LE OR IS100.SCa OR IS100.HCb OR IS100.LEa OR IS100.b OR IS100.LEb OR IS100.PW OR IS100.FWa OR IS100.PWa OR IS100.c OR IS100.FW
- Cancelled On
- Jun 15, 2020
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