Development & Training

Excellence Conference

Each year, CPSE brings the finest minds in the fire and emergency service together for a four-day conference to advance agency accreditation, promote professional development, and encourage leadership. Attendees can observe the CFAI hearings as they adjudicate agencies seeking accreditation, attend numerous networking events and educational opportunities, and evaluate products displayed by leading technology companies.


Save The Date

The 2017 Excellence Conference will be March 21-24, 2017, at the Orange County Hyatt Regency in Orange County, California. Registration will open October 2016.


Call for Presentations

If you have an interesting program idea, the Center for Public Safety Excellence invites you to submit an application for our Call for Presentations. By submitting a program, you can help shape the educational content of the CPSE Excellence Conference in March, 2017, and promote continuous improvement in the fire and emergency service profession. If selected as a conference speaker, you will gain visibility in the industry and contribute to the advancement of your profession. Click here for complete information. Click here for the abstract application and return it by August 1, 2016.