Course Description

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

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) Wed. Feb 27, 2013 8:30 am to 5 pm 
Thu. Feb 28, 2013 8:30 am - 5 pm 
Fri. Mar 01, 2013 8:30 - ? 
Location AB Tech Enka Campus - Haynes Conference Center
1465 Sand Hill Road, Asheville NC 28715 
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Building/Room 224 
Handicap Accessibility Yes WiFi Access  
Offered By North Carolina Division of Emergency Management 
Primary Instructor Brisley, Robert J 
Course Length 3 days  CEUs  
Prerequisites ICS 100 and ICS 200
Attachments Travel Reimbursement Forms
Offering Specific Information

NCEM will provide lodging and meal reimbursement at the NCOSBM apporved rate.  Please complete and submit the attached travel reimbursement forms at the end of class.