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Training Classes for the
Public Information Officer (PIO)
Empowering Tomorrow's Public Information Officers Today
Public Information Officer Training offers the most dynamic and forward-thinking education for people in the media and communication industry. Our team of instructors, Russell Ruffin and Penny Carter, are among the most experienced in the field, travelling to the scene of breaking news all across America to ensure our classes are updated weekly, offering the most relevant and up-to-date training program in the nation.
Our PIO class provides each student with individual On Camera Training Exercises. During the course, everyone is given the opportunity to simulate TV news interviews and new conferences. We provide the "Talking Points" to help them prepare for their on-camera performance.
This PIO Training Class Provides students with an unparalleled learning experience. Our Media Relations instructors are experienced and knowledgeable, and will ask each participant tough questions to challenge them and help them grow. After each session, participants are provided a helpful and friendly critique and a digital video of their performance, allowing them to review their progress and identify areas for improvement. This combination of challenging questions and feedback will help students hone their skills and reach their goals.
Public Information Officer Training has been providing specialized training for public information officers (PIOs) since 2004. Our classes are tailored to meet the needs of City, County, State, Federal and Tribal Law Enforcement Agencies. We offer comprehensive 16-hour training sessions that are certified for continuing education and Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) credit.
Our classes are designed to help PIOs become more effective communicators in their law enforcement roles, ensuring that the public is accurately informed of pertinent information. Our experienced instructors have a combined total of more than 100 years in law enforcement, public information and media relations.