Welcome to Communications Academy 2020!

Our 21st Annual Communications Academy will be held on:
April 24th, 25th & 26th, 2020

The Theme of This Year's Academy Will Be:



Traffic Warnings that may impact the conference:

Please check the WSDOT website for any other traffic worries:

Program changes - as the developments and events progress,
detractions and changes will be listed below

(These changes are reflected on the "Event Schedules"
available now on the

2019 Event Schedule page!)

Congrats to last year's Survey winners!:

Doug Knight - K9WSF
Lyle Melton, K7SB



The theme for 2020's Academy will be:


Communications Academy is two 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 should attend. Learn, network, and share your experiences with others.


The Communications Academy is open to anyone with an interest in emergency communications, volunteer or professional. The presentations are designed to promote the development of knowledgeable, skilled emergency communicators who will support their local communities during a disaster or emergency response.

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Thank You to all who continue to make this event a big success!