G290/289/291 Basic Public Information Officer (PIO) Course

The G290/289/291 Basic Public Information Officer (PIO) Course focused upon the unique role of the PIO in emergency management. This course helped PIOs or people assigned that role to fine-tune their job skills. Students explored the role of the PIO in all phases of emergency management, and the multi-faceted duties and challenges of it.

This course was held on February 5-7, 2019 in San Marcos, Texas with a specific emphasis on a series of communication skills and identifying ways to integrate all phases of emergency management into a comprehensive public information program.

For more information about this course, please contact Cynthia J. Arredondo at cj19@txstate.edu or (512) 245-3908.