At the Center for Public Safety Excellence® (CPSE®) we are excited to bring you the latest learning opportunities to advance your department and career.

CPSE Excellence Conference, March 2-4, 2021

This inaugural live virtual conference will feature 36 concurrent sessions across four different tracks. Registration ends March 1, 2021. Click here to register or for additional details.

Quality Improvement Through Accreditation (QITA) – Virtual Delivery

This virtual delivery will be offered over 8 sessions of 2 hours each. Registration includes a copy of the new CPSE Quality Improvement for the Fire and Emergency Services publication. Registration Fee – $475.

  • March 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26, 29 and 31
    1400 – 1600 hours Eastern

Peer Assessor Training Program

  • May 12 and 19
    Distance learning webinar – $400

Quality Improvement for the Fire and Emergency Services – 3 Day In-Person

June 8-10 – Murrieta Fire & Rescue, Murrieta, CA – Click here for registration and additional information

On-Demand Webinars and Resource Documents

We encourage you to take the time to access these free resources in the CPSE University:

On-Demand Accreditation Videos

  • Writing the Four-Part Answer – A webinar explaining development of the four-part answer for the self-assessment manual.
  • Performance Statements – A webinar explaining development of performance statements.
  • Creating a Strategic Plan – A webinar explaining the creation of a community-driven strategic plan.
  • Developing Strategic Plan Goals and Objectives – A webinar explaining how to develop effective goals and objectives for a strategic plan.

Resource Documents

For questions or assistance contact or 703-691-4620.