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This course covers basic information about the role of a State or local Public Information Officer. The goal of this awareness course is to provide an orientation to the public information function and the role of the Public Information Officer (PIO) in the public safety/emergency management environment.
The topics addressed in this course include:
Upon completing this course, the participant will be able to:
This course is designed for new or less experienced State or local Public Information Officers (PIOs) or those who have this role as a secondary function.