Emergency Communications Academy
The 2022 Emergency Communications Academy will be held in March / April 2022. Date will be announced soon!
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CAPIO and the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (CalOES) partner on the Emergency Communications Academy.
ABOUT THE ACADEMY
Join communications professionals from across the state for this unique, hands-on training academy for those wanting to learn effective, cutting-edge risk and crisis communication tactics and strategies using lessons learned from real-world events. This is a multi-day academy with robust training and presentations and hands-on experiences. This academy is taught by public safety experts from federal, state and local government agencies such as FEMA, Cal OES, CAL FIRE, and others. It’s designed for public information professionals who understand the basics of their job and want to expand their knowledge and skills to handle the unique complexities of crises such as natural and manmade disasters.