AWR 209-W Working with the Media: A Course for Rural First Responders
Adapted from FEMA’s IG-290 curriculum, this 6-hour course provides rural first responders with skills needed to communicate with the public through the media. Examines roles of the media and the rural first responder/public information officer. Participants learn how to give print/electronic media interviews, write news releases, provide information at the scene, and how they fit into the joint information system. Register for AWR 209-W
*Participant must be a U.S. citizen.