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 is looking for agencies to host the Quality Improvement for the Fire and Emergency Services workshop in 2022. If you are interested in hosting a 2022 workshop, contact Debbie Sobotka, CPSE COO, dsobotka@cpse.org 

Quality Improvement for the Fire and Emergency Services Workshop – 3 Days, In-Person

  • December 6-8, 2021 – West Point Fire and Emergency Services, West Point, NY (DoD ONLY) – Click here for registration and additional information

  • January 12-14, 2022 – Perrysburg Fire Division, Perrysburg, OH – Click here for registration and additional information. 

  • January 18-20, 2022 – Seminole County Fire Department, Sanford, FL – Click here for registration and additional information. 

  • January 24-26, 2022 – Henrico County Division of Fire, Henrico, VA – Click here for registration and additional information 

  • February 2-4, 2022 – Springdale Fire Department, Springdale, AR – Click here for registration and additional information

  • February 22-24, 2022 – Temple Fire & Rescue, Temple, TX – Click here for registration and additional information

  • April 19-21, 2022 – Marysville Fire District, Marysville, WA – Click here for registration and additional information

Quality Improvement Through Accreditation Virtual Delivery

  • DoD ONLY – This virtual delivery is for Department of Defense personnel only and 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. January 5, 7, 10, 12, 14, 19, 21 & 24. 1100-1300 hours Eastern. 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.
  • Tech Writing 101 – provides an overview of the Advanced Technical Writing Certificate Program at George Mason.

Resource Documents

For questions or assistance contact info@cpse.org or 703-691-4620.