UPDATE from Communication Academy 2020:
*** URGENT NOTICE ***
WE REGRET TO INFORM YOU THAT DUE TO THE RECENT COVID-19 OUTBREAK,
AND UPON ADVICE FROM THE WASHINGTON STATE DEPT. OF HEALTH,
THE 2020 COMMUNICATIONS ACADEMY WILL OFFICIALLY BE CANCELLED.
WE ARE TAKING THIS PRECAUTION TO PROTECT THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF ALL OUR ATTENDEES
THOSE OF YOU THAT HAVE PREREGISTERED ALREADY WILL AUTOMATICALLY RECIEVE A FULL REFUND
The 2020 Communications Academy will be held on April 24-26, 2020 at South Seattle College.
The theme for 2020 is “If Cascadia rises, will we fall?!” This will be a theme for three years, leading up to the Cascadia Rising 2022 National Level Exercise.
The Communications Academy delivers education, resources and training opportunities focused on interoperability across the communications spectrum. The Communications Academy this year is three days of training and information on various aspects of emergency communications. Amateur Radio Emergency Services (ARES©); Auxiliary Communications Service (ACS); EOC Support Teams; Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES), Civil Air Patrol, Coast Guard Auxiliary, REACT, CERT and anyone interested in emergency communications are encouraged to attend.
South Seattle College
6000 16th Avenue S.W., Seattle WA 98106 in the Olympic Building (OLY) and Jerry Brockey Student Center, at the south end of the campus.
Free parking is available south of the buildings.
Friday, April 24 (masters level classes)
2020 Registration Fees:
|Rates:||1 Day||2 Day||3 Day|
|Early Bird Rate (Feb 23 to Mar 29)||$36.00||$64.00||$95.00|
|Normal Rate (Mar 30 to Apr 19)||$45.00||$80.00||$119.00|
|Register at Door (After Apr 19)||$55.00||$100.00||N/A*|
|*Friday Masters Classes Pre-Register Only|
Discounts available for:
Early Registration beginning:
Military personnel (active or reserve)
Students (age 18 years or under)
Late registration at the conference is higher but very limited so don’t delay!
A buffet luncheon with a variety of sandwiches, salads, deserts, and beverages is included with your registration.