Basic Public Information Officer Course

What: Basic PIO Course
When: October 24th and 25th, 2019
08:30am – 5:00pm
Where: MHPC Warehouse
3311-A Beam Rd., Charlotte, NC 28217

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.

Pre-requisites for this course: IS-100, IS-702, IS-909, and EITHER IS-29 OR G-289.

Registration: https://terms.ncem.org/TRS/courseDesc.do?sourcePage=courseSearch&cofId=119042