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Social Media and Community Outreach (2 Day Course)

Learn how to generate manage, generate and increase your presence with social media. Attendees will learn how to setup, manage and stream content through multiple portals into one seamless tool.

  • Learn how to engage your residents and businesses
  • Generate content which drives the community to your Website.
  • How to create a strategy.
  • How to create, track and launch a viral campaign (ROI)
  • Using location based applications (Foursquare, FB Places, Yelp etc.)
  • Using Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest, YouTube and other tools of social media.
  • Must-have applications for your organization
  • Develop your social media policy
  • Secrets, tricks and shortcuts
  • Build and keep your audience
  • Handling a social media crisis


This course is not designed solely for law enforcement but any agency or organization that utilizes or would like to use social media to enhance their community involvement and interaction with the community.

Advanced Social Media and Community Outreach (1 Day Course) 

This course is a follow-up on our Social Media & Community Outreach Course. It is designed to enhance the Social Media Managers skill set to dynamically improve their agencies Social Media Platforms.

  • Development and creation of Infographics
  • Advanced Crisis Management via Social Media Platforms
  • Archiving and Retention issues
  • Legal issues surrounding Socail Media Platforms
  • Understanding Analytics, their benefits, which help target your audience
  • Surveys, poles and quizzes, setting them up and using them to create two way communication
  • Monitoring & Analysis of Social Media Platforms to address:
  • Crimes
  • Flash Mobs
  • Officer Safety Threats
  • Policy issues surrounding endorsements, advertisements and
  • Solicitations via Social Media Platforms.




Course: Social Media and Community Outreach

When:  May 3-4, 2017 (2 Day)

Where: Aurora Police Department (IL)

Cost: $250.00 (p.p) 

Name (LN, FN, Mi)


To download a Registration Form



Course: Advanced Social Media & Community Outreach Course

When: May 5, 2017 (1 Day)

Where:   Aurora Police Deparment (IL)


Name (FN, LN)

To download a Registration Form




Course: Advanced Social Media for Community Organizations

When:   To Be Announced

Where:  To Be Announced

 Cost: $200.00 (p.p) 

Name (LN, FN, Mi)

 To download a registration form






  • There will be no cancellation fee for registrants cancelling seven (7) or more business days prior to the scheduled training start date.
  • Course cancellations made less than business seven (7) business days but less then five (5) business days will be charged 25% of the course enrollment fee.
  • Course cancellations made less than five (5) business days to two (2) business days prior to the scheduled training start date will be charged 50% of the course enrollment fee.
  • Course cancellations made one (1) business day or less of the scheduled training date or failure to attend an enrolled in course will be charged 100% of the course enrollment fee.
  • Subsitutions are allowed.
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