John Guilfoil Public Relations Announces Launch of JGPR Academy
Offering Communications Training for Police, Fire, School and Municipal Government Leaders and Personnel
- Take Live Courses In-Person or via Zoom
- Growing Library of On-Demand, Self-Directed Courses
- Pay with Purchase Order or Credit/Debit Card
- Annual Memberships for Organizations of All Sizes
CANTON — John Guilfoil Public Relations is excited to announce the launch of JGPR Academy, a new service being offered by our company that provides comprehensive and effective communications training for the sectors we proudly serve — Police, Fire, Schools and Municipal Government.
With its official launch today, JGPR Academy will offer in-depth instructional training on a variety of topics, including public relations, media relations and crisis communication taught by John and other JGPR staff, in addition to industry-related courses taught by our roster of retired and former police officers, firefighters, superintendents and municipal leaders.
Live Courses can be taken both In-Person or via Zoom.
Our newly renovated, state-of-the-art classroom space at 719 Washington St. in Canton, Mass. has seating for up to 20 students.
Can’t make it to Canton? All Live Courses have the option to be taken virtually for those who wish to attend via Zoom.
Live Courses typically span from 4-hour to 8-hour training sessions.
To view our current offering of Live Courses and to sign up click here.
Want us to to come to you? Email firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss having an instructor come to your department/office for a custom training session.
JGPR Academy’s ever-growing library of On-Demand, self-directed courses are available to be taken today!
With our On-Demand Courses, you can learn at your own pace and pick up where you left off when returning to a course.
We’ll be regularly adding new course offerings on a variety of topics.
On-Demand Courses typically are about 30 minutes to 2 hours long.
To view our On-Demand Courses click here.
JGPR Academy offers a variety of annual membership options for individuals or your whole department or office. Does your department have 10 members or 500 members? Either way we’ve got you covered.
For a low annual fee JGPR Academy Members get:
- Discounts on all Live Courses
- Free, Unlimited Access to On-Demand Courses
- Member Access and Accounts for Your Whole Staff
- Exclusive Access to New Course Offerings and Content
Pay with Purchase Order or Credit/Debit Card
With JGPR Academy’s flexible payment options, you can sign up for courses or annual memberships with either a Purchase Order or Credit/Debit Card.
For Purchase Orders, simply sign up for the course or membership you’re interested in, fill out your billing information and we’ll quickly send out an invoice for payment.
“There has never been a greater need for public safety leaders, public schools and government agencies to be open and transparent in their communication with the communities they serve,” said JGPR Academy Owner John Guilfoil. “We teach government officials about external and internal communications, media relations, crisis management and effective communications strategies. JGPR Academy offers a wide range of options when it comes to taking and paying for courses. Whether you’re an individual who wants to sign up for one course or sign up your whole staff for a membership, we have options to fit everyone’s needs and budget.”
To learn more about JGPR Academy, including course descriptions, scheduling and to sign up for classes and memberships, visit jgpracademy.com.
About JGPR Academy
JGPR Academy is the go-to resource for Police, Fire, Municipal Government and Public School leaders of today and tomorrow who are seeking training in the areas of Communications, Public Relations, Media Relations, Crisis Management, Social Media, Leadership, and much more.
Through JGPR Academy courses, students will train and learn best practices and practical information that they can use in their jobs, whether they are looking to move up the career ladder or sharpen their skills in certain areas.
JGPR Academy is a service provided by John Guilfoil Public Relations, LLC, the nation’s premier public safety, public education, and municipal government communications consultancy and public relations firm.
About John Guilfoil Public Relations LLC
Content, strategy, standards. With the philosophy that every police and fire department and government agency deserves effective communications and public relations on the same scale as major corporations, John Guilfoil Public Relations produces clear, concise written materials, communications strategy, website development, and crisis management services for our clients and responds to breaking news incidents for more than 300 police and fire departments, public schools, and municipal governments, and non-profits throughout New England and beyond. The company is based in North Andover, Mass. and was founded by John Guilfoil, a former Boston Globe staff reporter who served as deputy press secretary for the late Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino. Visit JGPR.net for more information.