Basic Public Information Officer (G290) and Joint Information System/Center Planning (G291) Course

The three day course is intended for Public Information Officers (PIO). The G290 class emphasizes the basic skills and knowledge needed for emergency management public information activities or as a refresher. Mock interviews will be videotaped. 

The G291 class applies the skills gained in the PIO class to expanding incidents where coordination is enhanced through the establishment of a Joint Information System (JIS)/Joint Information Center (JIC).
January 10 - 11, 2012 - Basic Public Information Officer (G290)
January 12, 2012 - Joint Information System/Center Planning (G291)


9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Pueblo City Conference Center, 1001 N. Santa Fe Avenue, Pueblo, CO 81003
Registration will be through
G290 - Course # 1024974 
G291 – Course # 1030531 

This course is first come, first served. No charge. Lodging is available upon request. 
For help with co.train registration contact Robyn Knappe.

Recommended Prerequisites:   NIMS IS700, IS800, IS100, ICS200
For more information contact:   Lisa Shorter  or 719-583-6222 

Target Audience
Individuals who may assume a public information role in expanding emergency incidents.