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APR Mini-Jump Start

Introduction to Accreditation
February 26, 2016 - 8:45am to 12:30pm

Online registration is now closed for this event.

The PRSA-National Capital Chapter (NCC) offers PR professionals a jump start toward earning their APR or APR+M (for military Public Affairs practitioners) through a preview course appropriately called: “Jump Start!”.

The course is taught be seasoned APRs and focuses on numerous APR / APR+M examination topics, including:

8:45am - Registration, light breakfast, networking
9:00am - Welcome & Introductions
9:10am - APR/APR+M Process & Resources
9:30am - Definitions/Functions of Public Relations
9:45am - Research, Planning, Implementation & Evaluation
10:45am - Communication Models & Theories
11:15am - Ethics, PRSA Code of Ethics, Law & Regulatory Affairs
11:45 -12:00 pm – Media Relations, Crisis Communications
12:00-12:30 About the Readiness Review, Exam Prep & Next Steps
12:30pm - END

(Includes printed study guide, light breakfast and half-day course)
Early Bird (through February 10):
$85 PRSA Member / $99 Non-member

After February 10: 
$105 PRSA Member / $129 Non-member

Re-take*: $39

*Retakes are offered to those who paid for a Jump Start in, 2011 to 2015. Attendees registering for a re-take should bring their Study Guide, or download and print out a new one from the PRSA website.
Location Sponsor:

West Room
ASAE Conference Center
1575 I Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005

ASAE is right across the street from the McPherson Square metro stop (Vermont/White House exit), and it's three blocks from Farragut North. There's a parking garage next to the building if you would like to drive. It's $14 before 8:30 a.m. and $19 after 8:30 a.m. to park.
For questions contact: SuzanneLundinRoss@gmail.com

IMPORTANT! Register early. Enrollment in this class is limited!