2021 Firefighter 1 and 2 Academy
January 11, 2021 to May 22, 2021.
IFSTA Essentials 7th Ed.
Application Deadline: November 27, 2020 at 4pm.
Basic Public Relations for Public Safety.
Via Zoom. November 5, 2020. 0900-1100.
Join public relations executive John Guilfoil for a morning of PIO basics and strategy lessons. Discuss some of the challenges facing public safety departments today and explore ways to engage news media beyond the traditional newspaper. Learn how to publish your own message and set your own communications agenda for your agency. Topics covered include media relations, crisis management, social media, modern fire department website presence, self-publishing, video production and public speaking. John Guilfoil is the founded and president of the JGPR public relations agency, which serves hundreds of police and fire departments in nine states, including here in York County. Fee: $75.00 (York County Fire/EMS departments get one free seat)
Minimum class size is 8 students. Register at www.yorkcountymaine.gov/fire-2