CASE-5 Media Relations in Aircraft Accident Investigation

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Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Course is Part of this Program
Certificate of Management in Aircraft Accident Investigation

Course Length
3 days

Course Dates & Locations

  • Nov. 12-14, 2019: Daytona Beach, FL

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    What you say and how you respond could lead your organization to a successful conclusion, or cause damaging setbacks. This course will give you a behind the scenes look at the news media cycle and offer best practices for managing the media post-event.

    This course takes advantage of multiple subject matter experts and labs at the Daytona Beach Campus. Attendees will hear from aircraft accident investigators, crisis communications and public information officers. Participants will experience the aircraft accident forensics lab and media broadcasting lab, which blends theoretical and hands-on learning.

    Who Should Attend

    Because safety risks affect every individual and department, professionals working in various capacities across the aviation industry can benefit from this knowledge including:

    • Safety investigators  
    • Safety managers
    • Public relations professionals
    • Newscasters
    • Airport risks managers

    Course Objectives

    After completing this course, you should be able to demonstrate a comprehensive and broad-based understanding of risk management and competency in:

    • The NTSB and the accident investigation process
    • Crisis communication
    • Public relations
    • Social media considerations
    • Conducting interviews & communicating with family members
    • Media broadcasting techniques
    • Performing a real scenario press conference
    • Managing the news cycle
    • Interacting with NTSB, FAA & government agencies

    Contact Us

    Office of Professional Programs, Daytona Beach Campus
    1 Aerospace Boulevard
    Daytona Beach, FL 32114

    About the Instructor

    Anthony Brickhouse

    Anthony Brickhouse
    Assistant Professor

    Since entering academia, Professor Brickhouse has been involved in research surrounding flight operational quality assurance (FOQA), mental aspects of air safety investigation, airport ground safety, and the use of flight recorders in accident investigation. 

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