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  • Now There's a New Path to CPE Eligibility

    The APCO Institute has expanded the eligibility requirements for individuals interested in applying for its Certified Public-Safety Executive (CPE) Program.

    Effective immediately, you are now eligible to apply for the program if you possess a high school diploma and have at least 10 years' experience in public safety communications at the supervisor, manager or director level. And, as always, APCO Registered Public-Safety Leaders (RPLs) and those with at least an associate's degree are eligible to apply as well.

    The CPE application deadline is April 15. Scholarships are available and must be applied for before March 31.

  • Call for Speakers Deadline Is February 17

    There are only a few days left to submit your proposal for APCO's Annual Public Safety Broadband Summit taking place Washington, DC this May.

  • APCO's CPE Program Stands Apart as a Unique Opportunity for Leadership Development

    The CPE program brings together professionals from communications centers from across the U.S. and Canada. When you sign up, you join a fellowship of learning where you will explore the issues that are most important to you. Not only will you work with a great class of students, you will work closely with faculty and instructors with university-level experience, specializing in leadership education.

    This is a hands-on program designed to help you develop the knowledge, skills and confidence to provide leadership in a wide range of situations: in your agency, your town or state or within your APCO chapter. This unique opportunity to set yourself apart from your peers and have fun in the process will be unlike anything you've ever imagined.

    Congratulations to our inaugural class who graduated January 13.

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