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Name L-388 Advanced Public Information Officer Course : ( L-388)
Description The National Response Framework (NRF) and the National Incident Management System (NIMS) devote significant attention to the importance of emergency public information. Public information is one-third of one-fifth of NIMS under Command and Management, placing public information at the same level as the Incident Command System (ICS). With public information included as a function within NIMS and ICS, it is critical to address and provide training for this important element of emergency management. EMI's Public Information Officer (PIO) training curriculum includes courses delivered at the awareness, basic, intermediate, advanced and master levels. The awareness, basic and intermediate level courses were developed by EMI and are managed by state emergency management trainers who teach basic skills and techniques for use during small, localized, single-agency responses; preparedness campaigns; and escalating localized responses. The advanced level course is the fourth
PreRequisite IS-29.a: Public Information Officer Awareness IS-42: Social Media in Emergency Management IS-100.c: Introduction to Incident Command System (ICS) (or ICS course for specific specialty: healthcare, public works, etc.) IS-200.c: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents (or discipline specific course) IS-201: Forms Used for the Development of the Incident Action Plan (Waived if ICS-300 completed) IS-247.a: Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) or IS-251 Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) for Alerting Authorities IS-700.a: National Incident Management System (NIMS), an Introduction IS-800.b: National Response Framework, An Introduction E/L0105 – Public Information Basics
Target Audience Emergency Management
Additional Information •Arrive early to go through security •Bring your Student Identification Number (SID#). If you can’t find it, don’t remember it, or need to create one, please go to: https://cdp.dhs.gov/FEMASID/ •One of the Instructors will be sending you the classroom course manuals electronically for you to upload onto your laptop or convert into a hardcopy document. •Class will start promptly at 8:30AM and end approximately at 5:00PM each day at the discretion of the Instructors. •Bring a coat or jacket since the room may turn cold at times. •Masks and social distancing will be enforced. •Bring something to take notes with. The facility does not have any vending machines on site so bring your beverage and/or food with you. •There are food outlets/restaurants within close proximity.
Location BSO- Fire Station 102
Address 1441 SW 11th Way
Deerfield Beach 33441
Broward
Region 7

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Date Monday, Feb 06, 2023 - Friday, Feb 10, 2023
Point of Contact Mike Jachles
850-296-0777  
pio@ffca.org
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NameCountyOrganization
George McCordBroward Town of Davie Fire Rescue / SE FL Region 7 AHIMT
Cary BlanchardBroward Plantation Fire Dept.
Brian PellerinPinellas Pinellas County Communications
Sydney CriteserPinellas Pinellas County Communications
Jeremi RobertsNassau Nassau County Fire Rescue
Josh BoatwrightPinellas  
Jonathan YavnehBroward Broward Sheriff's Office
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