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Disaster Response and Mutual Aid
FEMA Regions I (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont) II (New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands) III (Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington, D.C., and West Virginia) IV (Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Kentucky, Mississippi
Workforce
The ultimate venue for public power lineworkers to demonstrate their skill and knowledge while competing for professional recognition.
Security and Resilience (Cyber and Physical)
Association Resources Cybersecurity Training APPA offers three different cybersecurity courses through the APPA Academy, including courses focused on cybersecurity fundamentals for public power utilities, cybersecurity training for management and boards, and intermediate-level training for IT/OT
Safety
The American Public Power Association’s safety awards recognize utilities' incident rates and the overall state of their safety programs and culture. Groups are determined by worker-hours of exposure. One hundred forty-seven utilities have earned the Safety Award of Excellence for safe operating
Reliability
The American Public Power Association’s Reliable Public Power Provider program recognizes utilities that demonstrate high proficiency in reliability, safety, workforce development, and system improvement. Below is a list of public power utilities that currently hold the RP3 designation. Utilities
Workforce
Public power utility leaders - including utility managers, executives, and senior leaders - meet and exchange ideas and information with peers.