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BENCHMARK PROFESSIONAL SEMINARS, INC.
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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 PROGRAM WILL BE PRESENTED JUNE 4-5, 2018 AT THE OCALA POLICE DEPARTMENT IN OCALA, FLORIDA
AGENCY SPOKESPERSON SEMINAR
June 4-5, 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
DATE/LOCATION/TIME: Seminar will be conducted June 4-5, 2018 at the Ocala Police Department, 402 South Pine Avenue, Ocala, Florida. Class will be in session 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily.
FEE: $295 per person.
TEAM DISCOUNT: Enroll two persons at the regular $295 per person fee and the third person is half price ($147.50); Enroll three persons at the regular $295 per person fee and the fourth person is free.
REGISTRATION / CANCELLATION POLICY: Complete the attached registration form and return no later than May 27, 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: For information on lodging, link to www.leseminars.org/lodging.htm
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Contact Jacob Haber at (302) 654-8244
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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 June 4-5, 2018 at the Ocala Police Department in Ocala, Florida
Enclosed is a personal check, agency check, or agency purchase order in the amount of $295 per person or according to the team discount. Make checks and purchase orders payable to Benchmark Professional Seminars, Inc. MasterCard and VISA accepted for payment. Call Jacob Haber at (302) 654-8244 to register by telephone using credit card.
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Complete and return no later than May 27, 2018. Fax the completed registration form with your purchase order or purchase order number to (302) 225-4165. If you fax your registration, be sure to call us at (302) 654-8244 to confirm that we received your form.