TRAINING NOTICE...PLEASE FORWARD TO THE PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER AT YOUR AGENCY

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 CONDUCTED NOVEMBER 15-16, 2018 AT THE EWING TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT IN EWING, NEW JERSEY

SEMINAR FOR AGENCY SPOKESPERSONS AND PERSONNEL WHO SERVE AS PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICERS
November 15-16, 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: Director Fred Harran, Bensalem Police Department, Bensalem, Pennsylvania

DATE/LOCATION/TIME
Program will be conducted November 15-16, 2018, Ewing Township Police Department, 2 Jake Garzio Drive in Ewing Township, New Jersey. Class will be in session 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily

FEE
$295 per person. .
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TEAM DISCOUNT
Enroll two personnel at the standard $295 amount and the third person is enrolled half-price ($147.50) OR Enroll three persons at the standard $295 amount and the fourth individual is enrolled free of cost.

REGISTRATION / CANCELLATION POLICY
Complete the attached registration form and return it with your check or Purchase order no later than November 10, 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. .

OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS
For information, link to www.leseminars.org/lodging.htm

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

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------------------------- 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 November 15-16, 2018 at the Ewing Township Police Department, Ewing, 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

Name__________________________________________
Name___________________________________________
Name____________________________________________
Agency__________________________________________
Agency Address_________________________________
City, State, Zip___________________________________
Daytime Telephone No.____________________________
Fax No.________________________________________

Duplicate this form as necessary. Complete and return no later than November 10, 2018. Or, fax your registration to(302) 225-4165. Be sure to call us at (302) 654-8244 to confirm that we received your registration form