The Communication, Education, and Prevention Committee (CEPC) provides national leadership, support, and coordination in all areas of wildland fire education and prevention. The CEPC promotes public understanding of wildland fire through communication, education, prevention and outreach. Primary objectives include:
- Develop and/or promote education programs and tools that provide information about wildland fire ecology, management, protection and prevention.
- Work with stakeholders to identify opportunities for improvement in all areas of wildland fire communication, education, and prevention.
- Provide subject matter expertise in communication, education, and prevention for projects, standards, guidelines, qualifications, certification, and training.