Resiliency Training & Innovation Center (RTIC)


Unfortunately due to the current COVID-19 uptick in our local areas, NEMBA Blue Lake Rancheria Cohort is POSTPONED until further notice. It is the plan to bring back the opportunity to Blue Lake, in early 2022, when able. The overall safety and health of students, host, and instructor staff is our highest priority.

Mission Statement:

Blue Lake Rancheria Resiliency Training & Innovation Center (RTIC) provides quality education and training that enable a diverse student population to achieve its educational goals. Programs are enhanced by developing and maintaining partnerships with business, industry, and the community. Staff are dedicated to working to serve the RTIC and the whole community.

The Resiliency Training & Innovation Center (RTIC) works to build capacity across these topics:

  • Emergency preparedness
  • Lifeline sectors (e.g., power, water, food, transportation, communication)
  • Community Planning and Capacity Building
  • Health and Social Services development and recovery
  • Natural and cultural resources development and recovery
  • Continuity of Operations
  • Clean energy skill sets (technology and operations)
  • Economic development and recovery
  • Infrastructure development and protection
  • STEAM education (Science, technology, engineering and math)
  • Other skill building (e.g., GIS, career readiness, environmental literacy, civic engagement activities)

Training Bulletin

This informational bulletin produced to provide opportunity for resiliency training of many types at the Blue Lake Rancheria, to strengthen preparedness, enhance effectiveness, and improve response levels, and to meet the needs of the overall community for resiliency.

Disaster Management for Water & Wastewater Utilities
Solar Workshop
Basic Crisis (Hostage) Negotiations Course
Direction and Control of the Search Function Search and Rescue Management Course



TEL: 707.668.5101

(for U.S. Postal Service):

Blue Lake Rancheria
PO BOX 428
Blue Lake, CA 95525

(for FedEx, UPS):

Blue Lake Rancheria
1 Aee ye kwee Loop
Blue Lake, CA 95525

Office of Emergency Services (OES)