PLEASE FORWARD THIS NOTICE TO THE COMMANDING OFFICER OF YOUR DEPARTMENTAL PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER OR INDIVIDUAL DESIGNATED TO SPEAK TO THE MEDIA OR PRESS...

BENCHMARK PROFESSIONAL SEMINARS, INC.
Wilmington, Delaware
(302) 654-9091 (Voice) * (302) 225-4165 (Fax) * haberbenchmark@aol.com (Email) * www.leseminars.org (Website)

A TWO-DAY SEMINAR DESIGNED FOR THE PERSON WHO IS ASSIGNED TO MEET ON A REGULAR BASIS WITH MEMBERS OF THE PRESS OR WHEN A MATTER OF SIGNIFICANT COMMUNITY CONCERN REQUIRES SUCH A SESSION AS DURING THE INVESTIGATION OF AN ON-GOING MAJOR CASE. PROGRAM WILL BE PRESENTED OCTOBER 18-19, 2018 AT THE NEW JERSEY TRANSIT COUNTER TERRORISM FACILITY IN ORANGE, NEW JERSEY

AGENCY SPOKESPERSON SEMINAR
October 18-19, 2018
A basic two-day seminar for the designated public information officer, chief, assistant chief or other agency individual who serve as a spokesperson for their department with the media during an event involving wide community interest or concern. The seminar which will be Florida oriented is primarily for those with little formal training on dealing with the media and will present fundamental information to assist such personnel to enhance their skills in serving as the liaison between their department and the media. Topics to be presented over the two days include: (1) role/goal of a public information officer; (2) legal aspects and repercussions of disseminating information; (3) writing news releases that have impact and get noticed; (4) handling tricky questions; (5) never having to say "no comment"; (6) State Public Records Law; (7) building a solid relationship with local reporters; (8) using the media to your advantage; (9) being "on call"--a necessary part of the job; (10) handling the intense media spotlight when a tragedy or major case occurs; and (11) on-camera interviews and practice. INSTRUCTOR: Chief Joseph Kelly, Yardley Police Department, Yardley, Pennsylvania

DATE / LOCATION/TIME: October 18-19, 2018, New Jersey Transit Counter Terrorism Training Facility, 329 Washington Street, in Orange, New Jersey. Class will be in session 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily.

FEE: $295 per person

TEAM DISCOUNT RATE: Enroll two agency personnel at the standard rate of $295 per person and the third individual is enrolled at half-price ($147.50) OR Enroll three agency personnel at the standard per person rate of $295 rate and the fourth registrant is free of tuition

REGISTRATION / CANCELLATION POLICY: Complete the attached registration form and return no later than October 11, 2018. Or, fax the registration form along with your purchase order or purchase order number to (302) 225-4165. If you register by fax, be sure to call (302) 654-8244 to confirm that we received your registration. Prior to registering, please link to www.leseminars.org.00001.htm for complete details on cancellation procedure. MasterCard and VISA accepted for payment. Call Jacob Haber at (302) 654-8244 to register by telephone using credit card.

OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS
: Link to www.leseminars.org/lodging.htm for information.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: For more information about this program contact Jacob Haber at (302) 654-8244.

EMAIL NOTIFICATION OF SEMINARS OFFERED IN NEW JERSEY AND SURROUNDING STATES
Send a note to haberbenchmark@aol.com and request to be placed on our New Jersey seminar notification list. Be sure to note your (1) name; (2) email address; (3) department; and (4) State.

If you received this email notice in error or prefer no longer to be emailed announcements of forthcoming law enforcement programs, call toll-free, 1-866-202-4350 and your email address will be immediately deleted from our file.

-----------------------------REGISTRATION FORM---------------
Return to:
Benchmark Professional Seminars, Inc.
P.O. Box 7086
Wilmington, Delaware 19803-7086

I (we) desire to enroll in the "Agency Spokesperson Seminar" to be conducted October 18-19, 2018 at the New Jersey Transit Counter Terrorism Training Facility in Orange, New Jersey.

Enclosed is a personal check, agency check, or agency purchase order in the amount of $295 per person or according to the team discount feature. Make checks and purchase orders payable to Benchmark Professional Seminars, Inc. We also accept MasterCard and Visa. To register by credit card, call Jacob Haber directly at (302) 654-8244

Name________________________________________________
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Agency_______________________________________________
Agency Address_______________________________________
City, State, Zip________________________________________
Daytime Telephone No._________________________________
Personal Cell-Phone Emergency No.______________________
Fax No. _____________________________________________
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Email Address for Delivery of Confirmation Letter and Invoice

Duplicate this form as necessary. Complete and return no later than October 11, 2018. If you fax the registration, be sure to call (302) 654-8244 to confirm that we received it.