National Capital Chapter

PRSA Mid-Atlantic District APR Boot Camp is May 6-8

Ready to take the next step in your public relations career?

The PRSA Mid-Atlantic District is hosting an APR Boot Camp May 6-8 at Harrisburg, University in Harrisburg, Pa.. Register Today!

Why register for the APR Boot Camp?

The APR Boot Camp is a three-day intensive course for candidates to prepare and advance through the Readiness Review™ and take the computer-based Examination for Accreditation in Public Relations (APR). or + Military Communication (APR+M)

This course is designed to provide a setting that will meet the needs of busy professionals whose schedules don’t permit extensive preparation time.

The Presenters:

Liz Smith, APR, MBA,  PRSA Mid-Atlantic District APR boot camp leader, 2015 district chair, communications professor, and president, Integrated Communications Ventures

Liz facilitates the Readiness Review preparation (Day 1).

Jason S. Kirsch, APR, senior counselor PRworks

Jason facilitates the computer-based Examination preparation (Days 2 and 3).

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

What will the APR Boot Camp cover?

  • Day one: Readiness review preparation in the morning, followed by a readiness review panel in the afternoon
  • Day two: Full day preparation for computer-based examination
  • Day three morning: Morning preparation session for computer-based examination, followed by a 2 p.m. computer-based exam at the Prometric Testing Center in Harrisburg, Pa.

Please note: There is an additional $385 fee to take the APR exam; however, those fees are at least partially reimbursed by PRSA National, pending successful completion of the exam.

Spots are limited to 18 participants, so click on the following link for details, valuable links to resources, and to register. Please remember to prepare and study the book before attending the boot camp.

Register today!

Any questions? Email
the PRSA National APR Chair Kathy Mulvihill at