Emergency Communications Academy
Note: The 2021 Emergency Communications Academy will not be held due to the changing nature of the pandemic. We are planning to offer some webinars on the topic of Emergency Communications in 2021 to provide relevant and timely training on the topic.
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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.