Commonwealth of Virginia Fusion Liaison Training Program: Safety for Faith-Based Organizations
June 28, 2017
Harvester Performance Center, 450 Franklin St, Rocky Mount, VA 24151, USA
Places of worship are where we feel most safe, but in fact can be extremely vulnerable. The Virginia Fusion Center is providing a presentation on how religious organizations can be welcoming and also safe at the same time. Topics will include violence in places of worship, addressing potential threats, policy and planning for violence, safety in outreach, firearms in places of worship and civilian response to active shooter events.
This seminar is Virginia DCJS approved for 8 Hours of Law Enforcement PIC and/or Crime Prevention CPS training
Register by SurveyMonkey Link: https://www.research.net/r/SCCJQJT.gov
Advanced Certified Hospital Emergency Coordinator Course
June 28, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Jefferson College of Health Sciences - Room 516, Elm Avenue, Roanoke, VA, United States
G290 – Public Information Officer
July 18, 2017 - July 19, 2017
Danville Fire Department, 600 Lynn St, Danville, VA 24541, USA
This two-day course is designed for the new or less experienced Public Information Officer (PIO) and focuses on essential emergency PIO functions. The course will teach PIOs how to write a news release, conduct an on-camera interview and prepare awareness campaigns. The class is a prerequisite for the Advanced Public Information Course (E388) at the Emergency Management Institute.
Prerequisites: IS-29 Public Information Officer Awareness Training. Students are required to bring laptops for this course.
Purpose: This course will consider the value of communication before, during and after an incident. It will help PIOs identify critical audiences, both internal and external.
Target Audience: The primary audience for this training is individuals who have public information responsibilities as their main job or as an auxiliary function at the federal, state, local, tribal or territorial level of government, and in the private and nongovernmental sectors.
Registration Details: https://covlc.virginia.gov/Default.aspx
Candice Barnack, Academic Support Technician