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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.

 
Details
Date(s)  Wed. Jun 19, 2019 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 
Thu. Jun 20, 2019 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 
Location Sandhills Community College - Moore County
3395 Airport Road, Pinehurst NC 28374 
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Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access  
Offered By North Carolina Division of Emergency Management 
Primary Instructor Thorpe, Nicholas Alexandre 
Course Length 16 hrs 
Course Hours 16 
CEUs  
Prerequisites IS-100, IS-702, IS-909, and EITHER IS-29 OR G-289.
Maximum Participants 30
# Open Seats 6
# on Wait List 0
Attachments Travel Reimbursement Packet
Student Manual

Offering Specific Information

NCEM is providing meal and lodging reimbursement for this offering within the NCOSBM Guidelines.  The guidelines and reimbursement forms are located as an attachment for this class.

No printed text books will be provided for this class.  The electronic version is available as a download in the Attachments 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.

 

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