A CVDPN "Flagship" Program!

This is "must" course for HOA Disaster Preparedness Committee Volunteers, HOA Board Members, Property Managers, and others who are interested in developing comprehensive disaster plans for their communities.

Each participant receives easy to follow templates, position descriptions and checklists, in both printed and digital format.

The Academy is offered several times each year. Seating is limited.  

Disaster Planning Academy For HOA Communities


Register Now For The Next Academy: 
April 21, 2022 (1st Session) 9am - 12 Noon
April 28, 2022 (2nd Session) 9am - 12 Noon

Planning Academy Registration Form


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All Academy classes are held at the Regional Access Project Foundation (RAP) Conference Room

41-550 Eclectic Street

Palm Desert, CA


The Academy is a 6 hour course offered in two 3 hour sessions. Sessions are held from

9am to 12 Noon.



"I'm a new committee chair and knew nothing prior to attending.  Now I am confident in developing and executing a disaster plan for Victoria Falls."

Dana Manciagli - Rancho Mirage

"Excellent presentations - handouts and power-points were well coordinated." 

Jeff Kirkpatrick - Sun City, Shadow Hills - Indio

For more information, please contact Nila Hagood at:


CVDPN gratefully acknowledges our Disaster Planning Academy Sponsor:


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Bermuda Dunes:

  • Bermuda Dunes Country Club

Cathedral City:

  • Canyon Shores Condominiums

  • Outdoor Resort Palm Springs

  • Personalized Property Management

  • Rancho Paloma

  • Rio Del Sol (Neighborhood)

City of Coachella:

  • Coachella Kidney Institute

Desert Hot Springs:

  • Caliente Springs Resort

  • Desert Edge-Healing Waters

  • Desert Edge-Imperial

  • Joshua Springs Mobile Homes

  • Lamar Acres Association

  • Sky Valley Resort - CERT

  • Vista Grande Spa

  • Vista Montana

Indian Wells:

  • Desert Horizons Country Club

  • Toscana Country Club


  • Desert Aire Resort

  • Desert Grove Mobile Home Park

  • Four Seasons at Terra Lago

  • Heritage Palms County Club

  • Indian Springs Country Club

  • Las Brisas North

  • Rancho Casa Blanca

  • Sandhurst Cove

  • Sun City Shadow Hills

La Quinta:

  • Griffin Ranch

  • La Quinta Fairways

  • Madison Club

  • Mountain View Country Club

  • Rancho La Quinta

  • Trilogy - La Quinta

  • Water Colors at La Quinta

Palm Desert:

  • Braemar Apartments

  • Chaparral Country Club

  • Corsican Villas

  • Desert Oasis Apartments

  • Indian Ridge Country Club

  • Indian Springs Mobile Home Park

  • Marrakesh

  • Monterey Country Club

  • Palm Desert Greens Country Club

  • Palm Valley Country Club

  • Park Palms - Palm Desert

  • Portola Country Club

  • Rancho Paloma

  • Retreat at Desert Willow

  • Silver Sands Racquet Club

  • Sun City - Palm Desert

  • The Fountains at Carlotta

  • The Lakes Country Club

  • Tierra Vista HOA

  • Valley Palms Neighborhood

  • ​Venezia Country Club

  • Villa Portofino

  • Woodhaven Country Club

Palm Springs:

  • Canyon Estates

  • El Dorado Palms Estates

  • Four Seasons at Palm Springs

  • Park San Rafael

  • Pueblo Sands Neighborhood

  • Seven Lakes Golf and CC

  • Sunrise East

Rancho Mirage:

  • Del Webb / Rancho Mirage

  • Desert Braemar

  • Desert Island Country Club

  • Lake Mirage Racquet Club

  • Montage at Mission Hills

  • Morningside

  • Rancho Las Palmas

  • Rancho Mirage Racquet Club

  • Rancho Mirage Resort

  • San Jacinto Villas

  • St. Augustine

  • Sunrise Country Club

  • The Springs Country Club

  • Versailles Country Club

  • Victoria Falls

County Areas:

  • Lake Riverside - Aguanga

  • Rancho CA R.V. Resort - Aguanga

  • Tri-Palms Estates - Thousand Palms

Organizations / Offices:

  • Allied Universal Palm Desert

  • American Red Cross

  • Cathedral City Fire Department

  • Center for Nonprofit Advancement

  • Charter Communications

  • Coachella Valley Housing Coalition

  • Coachella Valley Repertory Theater

  • Coachella Valley Volunteer Coalition

  • Coachella Valley Water District

  • Community Access Center

  • C.O.P.s - Citizens on Patrol

  • Desert Hot Springs Rotary Club

  • Desert Regional Medical Center

  • Earthquake Country Alliance

  • Eisenhower Medical Center

  • El Mirador Surgery Center

  • Ford Properties

  • Heart 2 Heart Foundation - Indio

  • Hero in You Foundation (Rocket Rules)

  • Imperial Irrigation District

  • Inland Empire Community Foundation

  • JFK Memorial Hospital

  • Joslyn Senior Center - Palm Desert

  • Office of Congressman Raul Ruiz

  • Office of Assemblyman Eduardo Garcia

  • Office of State Senator Jeff Stone

  • Palm Desert Library

  • Pete Carlson Golf and Tennis


  • Rancho Mirage Emergency Preparedness Commission

  • Regional Access Project Foundation

  • Retired Senior Volunteers Program

  • Riverside County EMD

  • Riverside County Sheriff's Dept.

  • Southern California Edison

  • Southern California Gas Company

  • State Council on Developmental Disabilities

  • The Community Foundation

  • The Living Desert - Palm Desert

  • The Desert Sun (Coachella Valley Newspaper)