Crisis Press Social Media - Awareness

Course overview and learning outcomes

This course is designed to introduce the Media in the UK and how they will operate in real-life during a crisis. It will cover the main phases of response from the press and include tips on how to manage them. It will cover both the dangers and opportunities that come with managing the Press during a crisis. It is delivered by a former BBC journalist with more than 25 years working in the industry.

The objectives of this training course are to provide students with the ability to:

  • Understand how the Press will operate during a Crisis
  • Have knowledge on the main platforms that journalists will use including social media, radio and television
  • Produce an action plan for managing the Press during a Crisis

Who should attend and key benefits

This course is aimed at Senior Managers or those responsible within a business for dealing with the Press. This could be either as a specific role in a response or as a spokesperson for the organisation.

How is the course assessed and accredited?

This training course is delivered as a one-day course, classroom based, by Horizonscan who are specialists in Crisis Management, Business Continuity and Organisational Resilience.

All students will receive an official certificate of attendance directly from the Fire Service College and Horizonscan.


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Dates and prices

14/06/2019 - 14/06/2019

£525.00 +VAT

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