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

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

Civilian Workshops

  • March 18-20 – Danville Fire Department, Danville, VA

  • April 9-11 – Surprise Fire Medical Department, Surprise, AZ

  • April 15-17 – Bryan Fire Department, Bryan, TX

  • April 23-25 – City of Fairfax Fire Department, Fairfax, VA

  • April 30-May 2 – Boulder Fire-Rescue, Boulder, CO

  • April 30-May 2 – Cary Fire Department, Cary, NC

  • May 7-9 – Green Bay Metro Fire Department, Green Bay, WI

  • June 4-6 – Coral Gables Fire Rescue, Coral Gables, FL

  • June 11-13 – Liberty Township Fire Department, Powell, OH

  • August 5-7 – Center for Public Safety Excellence, Atlanta, GA

Click here for for more information and to register for civilian workshops. 

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

CPSE is looking for agencies to host the Quality Improvement for the Fire and Emergency Services workshop in 2024. If you are interested in hosting a 2024 workshop, download the hosting agreement for more information. 

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