This position has been archived.
Added: PIO1 position endorsement approved 01/19/2022.
Remove: ICS-100, Introduction to ICS and ICS-200, ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents from Required Training.
Added: S-203, Introduction to Incident Information OR E/L952, All Hazards Position Specific Public Information Officer to Required Training.
Added: Satisfactory performance as a Public Information Officer, Technician (PIOT) to Required Experience.
Added: Public Information Officer Type 2 (PIOT) to "PIOF Maintains Currency for These Positions."
Added: to "Other Training Which Supports Development of Knowledge and Skills:"
Removed: S-110, Basic Wildland Fire Orientation from "Other Training Which Supports Development of Knowledge and Skills:"
Added: Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents (ICS-300) and Advanced ICS (ICS-400) as required training to align position with FEMA Type 3 standards.
Added: Transition Plan
The title of Information Officer Type 3 (IOF3) has been changed to Public Information Officer (PIOF). This position is entry level, is not a prerequisite for higher qualifications, and is not tied to the complexity of an incident.