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Basic Public Information Officer Course (G-290.b)

The Basic Public Information Officer Course (G290) is designed to prepare participants to function as full- or part-time PIOs. Additionally, this training is a prerequisite and foundation for more advanced training that takes participants from the awareness level to the mastery level in their public information careers. This training will equip participants with the basic skills needed to be full- or part-time PIOs such as oral and written communications, and understanding and working with the media, and basic tools and techniques needed to perform effectively.

Date(s)  Sat. Feb 16, 2019 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 
Sun. Feb 17, 2019 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 
Location Pamlico Community College - Delamar Center - Pamlico County
5049 NC Hwy 306 S, Grantsboro NC 28529 
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Handicap Accessibility No
WiFi Access  
Offered By Pamlico Community College 
Primary Instructor Murray, Christopher Thomas 
Course Length 16 hrs 
Course Hours 16 
Prerequisites IS-100, IS-702, IS-909, and EITHER IS-29 OR G-289.
Attachments Student Manual

Offering Specific Information

For hotel information contact Pamlico County Emergency Management at 252-745-4131.

No printed text books will be provided for this class.  The electronic version is available as a download in the Documents section of this course offering.  You may choose to print the book or download it to your tablet or laptop to bring to class with you.  Please call 919-825-2574 if you need assistance.   |   |  Emergency Management Program's HelpDesk: 919-825-2574   |  NCEM Email   |  Healthcare Program's HelpDesk: 919-855-3812   |  OEMS Email