Education and Events

The Academy is public power's complete resource for professional education and certification, helping electric industry staff, leaders, and policymakers keep up with the latest technologies, regulations, and customer needs.

Savannah, Georgia
Savannah, Georgia
Washington, D.C.

Professional Education Credits

All Academy education courses, conferences, certificate programs, and webinars meet the criteria for providing credits required to maintain certification/licensure in multiple professions:

  • Continuing education units for various professions
  • Continuing legal education credits for lawyers
  • Continuing professional education credits for CPAs
  • HRCI hours for human resources professionals 
  • Professional development hours for engineers 

PLUS, earn points for your utility’s Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3) program designation from the American Public Power Association.

Learn more about continuing education units offered.

Code of Conduct

Attendees of American Public Power Association meetings agree to abide by the APPA Code of Conduct. If attendees engage in unacceptable behavior as outlined in the Code of Conduct, the Association may take any action it deems appropriate, including but not limited to, expulsion from the current and future meetings, with no warning or refund.