What will this course cover?

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    Are You Prepared for Emergency Broadcasting?

    • Emergency preparedness - where to begin?

    • VIDEO: What emergencies might your community face?

    • Why do we need a plan?

    • ACTIVITY: What are our risks?

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    Information Flow During an Emergency

    • Who's involved in emergencies?

    • What does this mean for our station?

    • CASE STUDY: What's it like for community stations involved in emergency broadcasting?

    • ACTIVITY: Start planning your station response to disruption

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    Next steps

    • Congrats on completing Emergency Broadcasting #1! Where next?

    • Test your learning

    • More resources for you

    • Before you go...


Martin Corben

Emergency Broadcasting Trainer

Martin is a media professional with diverse experience - including radio, web, video, audio and social media. Martin was Regional Manager and Breakfast presenter at ABC North Coast (NSW) from 1996-2006 (#1 in market) and later moved to 702 ABC Sydney to work as a multimedia reporter, on-air presenter and Content Director. Later at the Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS) he initiated a nationwide regional training program. His interviews and programs involving a mix of high-profile personalities and regular citizens have helped make him an award-winning journalist and program maker. He currently trains broadcasters across Australia.

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