APR Boot Camp

Details for Nov. 10–12, 2021

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Registration deadline: Oct. 15, 2021

Instructors

Kimberly D. Prato, MPA, APR+M

Photo of Kimberly D. Prato, MPA, APR+M Kimberly D. Prato, MPA, APR+M, founder, Prato Public Relations and adjunct professor at Brandman University, facilitates the Panel Presentation preparation (Day 1).


Sean Connolly, APR

Photo of Sean Connolly, APR Sean Patrick Connolly, APR, senior director, Bravo Group, Inc., facilitates the computer-based Examination preparation (Days 2 and 3).


Amy B. Hill, APR

Photo of Amy B. Hill, APR Amy Beisel Hill, APR, director of advocacy and public policy, Central Pennsylvania Food Bank, facilitates the computer-based Examination preparation (Days 2 and 3).


Jason S. Kirsch, APR

Photo of Jason S. Kirsch, APR Jason S. Kirsch, APR, partner and senior counselor, PRWorks, facilitates the computer-based Examination preparation (Days 2 and 3).



Schedule

Wednesday, Nov. 10

  • 10 a.m.–12:30 p.m.: Welcome, what to expect for panel presentation
  • 12:30–1:15 p.m.: Session break
  • 1:15–3:15 p.m.: Panel Presentations for candidates

Thursday, Nov. 11

  • 12:30–1:00 p.m.: Welcome, intros, what to expect, studying by the numbers
  • 1:00–2:30 p.m.: Presentation (RPIE) and questions
  • 2:30–3:00 p.m.: Session break
  • 3:00–4:30 p.m.: Presentation (Leading the Function, Managing Relationships) and questions
  • 4:30–5:00 p.m.: Wrap up

Friday, Nov. 12

  • 12:30–1:00 p.m.: Welcome, intros, what to expect, studying by the numbers
  • 1:00–2:30 p.m.: Presentation (Ethics/Law, Issues/Crisis) and questions
  • 2:30–3:00 p.m.: Session break
  • 3:00–4:30 p.m.: Presentation (Models/History) and questions
  • 4:30–5:00 p.m.: Wrap up

After the event, candidates will need to make their own appointment with Prometric. Candidates can sit for the exam in either:

  1. A Prometric Testing Center, OR
  2. Remotely, through Prometric’s ProProctor application.

For a remotely proctored exam, candidates must use a computer equipped with a camera, microphone and an internet connection, and also be able to install a lightweight app prior to the test.