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The Public Safety Education section of the Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management (OFMEM) is offering a one-day training session for fire department representatives and municipal communications experts called “What’s Trending: Making Social Media Work for Public Fire Safety Education.”  
When:  April 11, 2017; 8am to 4pm
Where: Forensic Services and Coroner's Complex, 25 Morton Shulman Avenue, Toronto, ON (Hwy 401 and Keele St.)
Cost:   Registration is free. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Attendees will be required to pay for parking.
Who will want to attend:      
·        Public Educators and Fire Prevention Officers
·        Municipal Communications Experts
·        Training Officers
·        Senior Officers in the Fire Department

The OFMEM encourages fire department representatives to bring your municipal communications colleagues to enhance a collaborative approach to social media in your municipality.

Why should I attend:

Brian Lambie, President of Redbrick Communications, is a communications expert with extensive experience providing social media and media advice and training to municipalities across Ontario. With the OFMEM, Brian will lead this interactive, one-day session. Highlights will include:

·        how to develop a social media strategy/plan to best engage your community in fire safety;
·        which social media platforms to use to have the biggest impact;
·        the types of messages that are most impactful;
·        tips and tricks to increase your number of followers;
·        software and apps that make social media a breeze;
·        how to create videos, tweets, posts and other social media content in a quick, easy and inexpensive
         way; and
·        so much more!


The session will include interactive activities and allow attendees to take away resources you can use in your communities immediately. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn and go home equipped with resources and ideas!
REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS MARCH 24TH, 2017!  Register today - space is limited!        
Further details (Agenda, parking) will follow at a later date to registered participants
If you need to cancel your registration or have any questions please contact Kristal Wand
at or 705-725-1730

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* 2. Please let us know of any dietary restrictions:

for questions  please contact
Kristal Wand A/Program Co-ordinator
705-725-1730 or
If you have any accommodation needs or require communication supports or alternate formats, please let me know.