What will this course cover?

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  • 2

    The Hierarchy of Emergency Management

    • How does this chapter relate to earlier Modules?

    • Understanding the hierarchy of emergency management

    • CASE STUDY: The Flow of Information

    • ACTIVITY: How do emergency services differ across Australia?

  • 3

    Building Relationships With Emergency Services

    • CASE STUDY: Building a relationship with a local emergency service

    • Broadcasting emergency information

    • ACTIVITY: Build your emergency contacts

  • 4

    Listener Generated Content

    • Making the most of community knowledge

    • CASE STUDY: NSW Rural Fire Service & listener generated content

    • Quick Tip - How a map in your studio can make a difference

    • ACTIVITY: Emergency Information Checklist

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    Next Steps

    • Congrats on completing Emergency Broadcasting #3! 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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