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G291 Joint Information Center/Joint Information System
Date: 4/18/2019
Location: Bismarck
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G291 Joint Information Center/Joint Information Systems course will be held April 18, 2019 at the Quality Inn, 1030 E Interstate Ave., Bismarck, ND from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This training will equip Public Information Officers with the skills needed to establish and operate in a JIC/JIS. Participants will also gain a working knowledge of operational practices for performing PIO duties with the National Incident Management System (NIMS) multiagency coordination system. The course will demonstrate how JIC concepts are applied in a flexible and scalable manner at the local level.

This course is approved for ND POST Board credit.

NDDES will reimburse North Dakota residents for meals and lodging according to state rates and policy. Participants must travel a distance greater than 50 miles to be eligible for reimbursement. A block of rooms has been reserved at the Comfort Suites, 929 Gateway Ave., Bismarck. Call 701-223-4009 and ask for the "DES Basic PIO" block of rooms.

Questions may be addressed to Brenda Vossler, NDDES Training and Exercise Officer or Larry Regorrah , NDDES Training and Exercise Specialist.