Welcome to the Washington Chapter of APCO-NENA, the professional association for 9-1-1 and public safety communications!

Our mission is to Join together as public safety communications professionals to lead, learn, and leverage our influence, for the benefit of our profession, the public safety workforce, and ultimately the public we serve.  Our members can be found in every corner of Washington State. 

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2018 Telecommunicator Award Nominations are OPEN!

The Washington State 2018 Telecommunicator Awards are now open! the awards ceremony will be taking place at the Chapter Fall Conference in October.  Applications are available on the WA APCO-NENA Website, waapconena.orgThe deadline for submitting nominations for the State Awards is July 1, 2019!

Don’t miss out on the chance to nominate your employees for the APCO International Awards for 2018:


The deadline for submitting for national awards is April 1, 2019!

Winners selected and notified:  No later than August 15th, 2019.

Awards Banquet:  The WA APCO NENA Fall Conference 

Nomination Forms:

Tech of the Year 2018

Team Nomination 2018

TC Sustained 2018

TC Critical 201

If you’re looking for the old website, you can find all of the old content at waapconena.org/oldsite!