MGT318 - Public Information in a WMD/Terrorism Incident - 16.00 Hours
|Start Date||End Date||Location||Class Number|
|5/23/13||5/24/13||Burnet, TX USA||UR MGT318 32||[register] [details]|
|5/29/13||5/30/13||Punta Gorda, FL USA||UR MGT318 29||[register] [details]|
|6/4/13||6/5/13||Prestonsburg, KY USA||UR MGT318 38||[register] [details]|
|6/19/13||6/20/13||Seattle, WA USA||UR MGT318 39||[register] [details]|
|6/25/13||6/26/13||Tompkinsville, KY USA||UR MGT318 33||[register] [details]|
|This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division to get the latest schedule.|
This course is designed to provide an overview for individuals who are likely to interface with the media. The media represent one of the most critical target audiences with whom the PIO must communicate during a WMD/terrorism incident. The communication needs of the media, and the various options available for effectively communicating with the media will be the focus of this course.
Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to describe and identify the major elements associated with Public Information in a WMD/Terrorism Incident:
This course brings together personnel from within a jurisdiction who would be required to interface with various media representatives in response to the crisis and consequences of a WMD/Terrorism incident. Course participants represent the jurisdiction’s key elected officials, public information officers, key department heads, key public health and medical personnel, and emergency management officials from both the public and private sectors.
Additional information can be obtained at Emergency Services Training Institute (ESTI) at the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX), Texas A&M University System. Contact Shawn Mecham at (979) 458-5623 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Toll Free at (855) 245-1614.
GSA Contract #GS-07F-0357V GSA customers, please contact the division to register. Call 866-878-8900.
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