SummitET Strategic Communications Institute for Preparedness logo

Strategic Communications Institute for Preparedness®

Training programs that extend beyond typical baseline training offered for those responsible for communicating prevention, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery information.

Mark basnight with the fire dept - Strategic Communications Institute for preparedness

Why Choose Us

Industry Experts

Our instructors are current and former communicators and members of the media with decades of experience across the all-threats and hazards preparedness spectrum. We blend this experience and talent with the latest in digital media methodologies and emerging technologies to produce a workforce that is prepared to effectively drive messaging and weather any storm. 

Competitive Pricing

The cost of attendance of the Institute’s workshops are nominal and the value will be easily realized. For those organizations of the Federal government, our pricing is at or below the federal government’s micro-purchase threshold level and/or the simplified acquisition threshold level.

Get Started

Make contact with our experts to start preparing your organization or agency to manage and respond to crises. 
SHRM recertification provider logo white

Earn SHRM Certifications

SummitET® is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit

Customizable Workshops

Industries & Agencies

Tools & Resources

Organization Workshops

Virtual and in-person workshops for organizations and agencies.

In-Person Workshops

Choose from our 27+ strategic communications workshops.

For-a-fee Workshops

Search our upcoming for-a-fee workshops open to the public.

Virtual Workshops

Our workshops are available both in-person or virtually to suite your needs.

Workshop Offerings

Continuous Improvement

Having the right tools and resources is just part of the equation to be effective and successful. It is all about communicating purposefully through strategic communications training and planning. This includes addressing communication goals that consider changing landscapes, risks of greatest concern, the incorporation of fluid lessons learned, and unified messaging across the enterprise.  Simply said, having a strategy and methodology sets the stage for success. 

Contact Our Experts

Get a free consultation or speak to our experts about a specific workshop to begin preparing your organization to manage and respond to crises.