CRMJ 121 - Crisis Communication for Emergency Response Personnel(3,0) 3 Credits
This course examines the need for emergency managers to convey information to a broad audience that includes public and private sector organizations, the media, co-responders, and disaster victims. Even during non-emergency situations, emergency managers need to rely on strong communication and interpersonal skills to coordinate with staff and to promote safety awareness. Specific emphasis is placed on the ability to effectively communicate during emergency/crisis situations. Students who successfully complete this course will be prepared to take the final examination for IS-242 certification from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
Spring 2021 Course Selections
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