Coast Guard Public Affairs Course 2019 schedule and prerequisites

Course: DINFOS-CGPAC-CG

Location: 6500 MAPES ROAD, FT MEADE, MD

           

Class Schedule FY: 2019

 

Class

Report Date

Start Date

End Date

Class Type

010

02 Jun 2019

03 Jun 2019

07 Jun 2019

Resident

020

23 Jun 2019

24 Jun 2019

28 Jun 2019

Resident

030

15 Sep 2019

16 Sep 2019

20 Sep 2019

Resident

 

Course Description


CGPAC-CG incorporates the instructional elements of communication theory, external affairs, policy, tactics, techniques and procedures (TTP), and the practical application of TTP. The course provides students with a basic overview of communication theory as it relates to mass communication and external affairs; policies established that provide guidance on conducting external affairs; TTP that actuates external affairs activities; and practical exercises that establish a working knowledge of said TTP. The course provides students with the tools to conduct external affairs at the unit level and operate within a joint information center (JIC) if necessary.

 

Prerequisites for Course DINFOS-CGPAC-CG

 

Verifiable Prerequisites

 

Prerequisite Item

Value(s) or Range

Constraint

Must be a U.S. Citizen

YES

Required

 

Prerequisite Courses

There are no Prerequisites in the Prerequisite Courses section. See other sections.

 

Text Prerequisites

 

This course is open to pre-designated government personnel only. Coast Guard and DoD active duty, reserve or auxiliary personnel in the grade of E-4 or above, acting as collateral duty public affairs officers.

 

Civilians:

GS-11 and above.

 

Must be serving in an operational, collateral duty, public affairs officer position (1035 series).

International:

N/A

Interagency:

N/A