Education & Training Workshops

The Center for Public Safety Excellence (CPSE) is home to innovative training workshops designed specifically for fire and emergency service agencies. Created to aid emergency service personnel in achieving continuous quality improvement, our workshops are held at a variety of locations across the United States and internationally.



CFAI Basic Workshop Series

The CFAI Basic Workshop Series includes two workshops, held over three days, that are required for agency accreditation managers and highly encouraged for agency heads and all members of the agency accreditation team.



Cancellation Policy

Cancellations subject to a $25 administrative fee and must be in writing (telephone cancellations will not be accepted) to CPSE via fax (703-961-0113) or email ( no later than 10 days prior to workshop start date. Workshop cancellation form can be found on the CPSE website using the following link: No refunds will be processed after this date however registration fee may be applied to another scheduled workshop. Attendee substitutions will be allowed and may be made in writing to Full registration fee is forfeited for workshop no shows.