PIO BOOT CAMP

A Hard-Hitting, No-Nonsense Media Relations Seminar

for Police, Fire & Public Safety Leaders

Public Information Officer - Boot Camp - Greenwood, Indiana

Sept. 16-19, 2024
Jefferson City Police Dept.
Jefferson City, Missouri

4-day ‘Master Public Information Officer’ ™ – Certification Program

Intensive Media Relations Training – High caliber instruction,

exercises, videos, on-camera practicals & more

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  • Crisis & Incident Command Communications
  • Perception vs. Reality – Educating a skeptical audience
  • Your “open-door policy” may be a career killer
  • There’s a problem with those words!
  • Guerrilla tactics to get your message out
  • Facebook & Instagram Live! Should we be?
  • News coverage trends, updates & challenges
  • Police & Fire Brand Reputation Mgmt.
  • Social Media Revolution: Tricks, secrets & pitfalls
  • Videos: Good, bad & ugly of news interviews
  • Impact of “Cyber Activism” on Police & Fire Dept.’s
  • When to respond & when to just “shut up!”
  • Apps & tech for an overwhelmed PIO
  • Write more effective news releases, posts & tweets
  • Secrets & tricks reporters don’t want you to know
  • Take the heart out of a negative news story
  • Emergency responses to toughest media questions

PIO Training in Missouri
Sept. 16-19, 2024 • 0800 to 1600 hrs
Hosted by Jefferson City Police Dept.
@ Training Room
Jefferson City, Missouri 65101

$595 per person – Limited seating available

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 Info: E-mail or call (480) 622-8297


Hotels

Courtyard by Marriott Jefferson City
610 Bolivar St,
Jefferson City, MO 65101
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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Jefferson City
422 Monroe St,
Jefferson City, MO 65101
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Holiday Inn & Suites Jefferson City
1590 Jefferson St,
Jefferson City, MO 65109
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Days Inn by Wyndham Jefferson City
2100 Jefferson St,
Jefferson City, MO 65109
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Best Western Plus Capital Inn Jefferson City
1937 Christy Dr,
Jefferson City, MO 65101
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