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Mon, May 08, 2006

“Public Education in a 21st Century Environment”

Public Education Conference

June 27-29, 2006

Click here for Registration Materials or Scholarship Application

The Office of Oregon State Fire Marshal Community Education Unit and the Oregon Life Safety Team are sponsoring a public education conference June 27-29 at Western Oregon University in Monmouth, Oregon.

Keynote topics and workshops include:

  • Sixteen-hours of knowledge based training for Public Information Officer Certification as approved by DPSST will be available.
  • Media literacy – A framework for learning & teaching
  • Designing and marketing a campaign to your audience
  • Effective communications to homeowners in the wildland
  • Learn what it takes to make an effective display
  • Lifestyles of the 55 & Over -
  • Dealing with generational differences
  • Teaching techniques for pre-school and grade school children
  • Community smoke alarm program
  • And more!!

DPSST approval is pending for certification credits for the knowledge base section of Public Fire and Life Safety Education I.

Need a scholarship? We can help! Full and partial scholarships are available to Oregon fire service personnel. Need an application? Go to: www.sfm.state.or.us or contact Krista Fischer at: 503-373-1540 x245, or by email Krista.Fischer@state.or.us for information.

Registration and on-site lodging costs EXTREMELY affordable. Registration forms and additional conference information available on-line at www.sfm.state.or.us

The registration fee of $100.00 includes admission to all general sessions, workshops, materials, designated parking and meal functions (three lunches, refreshment breaks, Western BBQ dinner, one buffet breakfast and one continental breakfast. Such a deal!

Your very own private dorm room with private bath is available for $36.00 per night. What a bargain!

Don’t wait...register today!

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