A Video Introduction: Why Use CAP?
Watch the first 3 minutes of this video to gain insights on how CAP can improve how alerts are issued.
The host for this video, Eliot Christian, has played an instrumental role in developing CAP for the WMO. His passion and expertise in developing CAP and offering training workshops has been a major reason that CAP is already being used by many WMO members. Throughout this course, Eliot will be presenting insights on CAP and why it is an effective tool for alert messaging.
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Video segment of interest: 00:08 to 03:10
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