Safety & Security Events

February 23, 2024 | 09:00 am

The Regional Homeland Security Coordinating Committee's Training and Exercise Subcommittee (T&E) is committed to offering training in the Greater Kansas City region on homeland security issues, including deterrence, response and recovery.

Focus Area: Safety & Security
February 24, 2024 | 01:00 pm

The MARRS Management Council provides policy guidance and oversight of the radio system to ensure that a high quality, reliable system is available to the metropolitan area, meets the needs of emergency response agencies and is financed equitably.

Focus Area: Safety & Security
March 14, 2024 | 09:00 am

In response to a simulated accidental release of chlorine, participating jurisdictions (in Kansas and Missouri) will collaborate to assess the situation and implement measures to ensure life safety for residents and responders (and mitigate the consequences) through the coordination of activities, implementation of protective actions, sharing of appropriate incident information, and managing response resources in order to validate the Regional Hazardous Materials Emergency Preparedness Plan (RHMEPP) and local eme

Focus Area: Safety & Security
March 14, 2024 | 10:00 am

A virtual option is also available.

Focus Area: Safety & Security
March 14, 2024 | 01:00 pm

This committee typically meets on the second Thursday of every month at 1 p.m.

Focus Area: Safety & Security
March 15, 2024 | 09:00 am

The Mid-America Regional Council Emergency Rescue Committee, commonly known as MARCER, promotes regional coordination and cooperation in emergency pre-hospital care for metropolitan Kansas City.

To request meeting summaries or agendas, please call MARC's Emergency Services staff at (816)474-4240.

Focus Area: Safety & Security
March 18, 2024 | 08:00 am

ICS 300: Intermediate Incident Command System for Expanding Incidents covers incident management strategies for emergency response to all-hazard incidents that involve ICS coordination. The three-day course utilizes scenarios and exercises within a team environment to facilitate participant discussion. The course delivery is a "less paper" delivery and course materials will be emailed to participants in advance of the course to download to your electronic device.

Focus Area: Safety & Security
March 18, 2024 | 09:00 am

This is a 16-hour course delivered on a shift-friendly schedule over two days. The course covers the chemistry of hazardous materials with live demonstrations, hands-on activities, and lots of chemical identification exercises using a variety of air monitoring and sample identification equipment including pH paper, oxidizer paper, halogen detectors, multi-gas instruments, PIDs, Raman and FTIR spectrometers. Students will get hands-on experience with over three dozen different chemicals.

Focus Area: Safety & Security
March 19, 2024 | 09:00 am

This is a 16-hour course delivered on a shift-friendly schedule over two days. The course covers the chemistry of hazardous materials with live demonstrations, hands-on activities, and lots of chemical identification exercises using a variety of air monitoring and sample identification equipment including pH paper, oxidizer paper, halogen detectors, multi-gas instruments, PIDs, Raman and FTIR spectrometers. Students will get hands-on experience with over three dozen different chemicals.

Focus Area: Safety & Security
March 20, 2024 | 09:00 am

This is a 16-hour course delivered on a shift-friendly schedule over two days. The course covers the chemistry of hazardous materials with live demonstrations, hands-on activities, and lots of chemical identification exercises using a variety of air monitoring and sample identification equipment including pH paper, oxidizer paper, halogen detectors, multi-gas instruments, PIDs, Raman and FTIR spectrometers. Students will get hands-on experience with over three dozen different chemicals.

Focus Area: Safety & Security