The National Interagency Fire Center External Affairs Office has released video podcasts to prepare information officers for the upcoming Western fire season. These short videos replace the annual PIO webinar that NIFC has presented in previous years. The use of podcasts will enable more individuals to benefit from the information, along with accommodating the various work schedules across the nation. Individual podcasts can be reviewed as many times as needed without having to negotiate a cumbersome webinar recording. The podcasts are short and topic-oriented.
More Podcasts Coming...
More podcasts will be released to the same location on the PIO Bulletin Board, so check back, or look for the announcement on the NIFC and agency-specific Facebook pages and Twitter feeds.
A new medium of receiving and responding to questions is also available this year to provide consistent and accurate answers to all audiences. We will find the best subject matter expert to respond to the question in a timely manner.
Questions may be submitted in two ways: