Owned by the Cabinet Office

As the Government’s trusted provider of training, exercising and advisory services in all resilience disciplines, we also support the development of UK national doctrine, guidance and standards through the identification and promotion of good practice, collaboration and continuous improvement.

Serco manages the EPC for and on behalf of the Cabinet Office, Civil Contingencies Secretariat (CCS), the national authority for resilience and civil protection.





You’re in safe hands. From our leaders who provide service excellence and great customer value to our expert trainers, we have decades of professional experience and expertise here at the EPC

A series of impact stories detailing the ways in which we have supported many of the most significant industries and organisations in the UK and across the world

We currently operate in 26 countries across the globe and, for the past 20 years, we have exported training services to over 1,200 delegates each year.

Keeping you up to date with all the latest news and developments from the EPC. You can also sign up for our weekly Round-Up bulletin.

The EPC college at The Hawkhills in North Yorkshire offers the perfect combination of location, ambience, modern facilities and comfortable accommodation.

From early beginnings as a pre war Home Office anti-gas school and a cold war civil defence establishment through to the College we know today. Read about the history of the EPC.