Once again CARPHA's Risk and Crisis Communication Workshop is counted among the best across the world! CARPHA is one of only 2 organisations to receive the Gold Quill Award of Excellence in Communication Training and Education for its Risk and Crisis Communication Train the Trainer Workshop, facilitated by Dr Theomary Karamaris in September 2016. International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) recognized 227 entries as world class, announcing 74 Excellence Awards and 153 Merit Awards. This honour recognizes the mentorship and education role of consultants and senior communicators in developing and delivering workshops, or training that educates an audience about any aspect of the communication profession. The Gold Quill Awards program recognizes business communication excellence globally, and is acknowledged as one of the most prestigious awards programs in the industry. Entries are evaluated against IABC’s standard of excellence, and the feedback from this year’s evaluators indicated that the standard of work in this year’s awards was some of the best seen in recent years. Entry evaluation results are available here.