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      Basic PIO and JIC/JIS (G290/291) in San Jose


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      September 16, 2019

      Monday   8:00 AM

      55 West Younger Ave , Fourth Floor
      San Jose, California

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      Basic PIO and JIC/JIS (G290/291)

      Basic PIO and JIC/JIS (G290/291) This course is designed for people who work with the media in times of crisis and day-to-day media relations. The program emphasizes the importance of developing a Public Information Officer (PIO) team, communication skills, leadership, and working in a Joint Information Center (JIC) using Joint Information Systems (JIS). Participants engage in public speaking exercises and media interview sessions. Classroom and breakout sessions are information intensive and are designed to help participants apply principles and techniques taught in the discussions. Participants will work with representatives from the media and other agencies involved in crisis communications. The class includes certification in the FEMA Basic Public Information (G290) and JIC/JIS (G291) courses. Topics discussed:  Crisis Communication Skills  Today’s Media Environment  Developing and Delivering Key Messages  Interview Techniques  Developing News Releases  Developing EPIO plan  Social Media  Conducting News Conferences  Joint Information Centers/Systems (JIC/JIS)  Legal Issues and the PIO  Interview Labs  PIO Team Exercises Course Length: 32 hours Course Code: G290/291  

      Categories: Politics & Activism

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