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Illuminations CDE Programs

Topic-specific, at-your-desk continuing education.

The APCO Institute’s Illuminations programs are annual subscription-based services that allows you to obtain topic-specific, at-your-desk continuing education. There are three different Illuminations tracks available to subscribers. Registration for each track is priced separately. All Illuminations program courses are offered online and are taught by APCO Institute adjunct instructors.

  • General Illuminations offers monthly courses on a wide range of monthly topics of interest to anyone in public safety communications. Subscribers earn one CDE for each.
  • EMD Illuminations includes monthly topics of particular interest to emergency medical dispatchers, although the track is open to anyone. Subscribers earn one CDE for each.
  • CTO Illuminations provides quarterly courses enabling communications training officers and others a chance to delve into specific topics that impact training and continuing education in the comm center. Subscribers earn three CDEs for each quarterly session completed.