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SEMA/Regional IST’s to begin orientation of new Missouri Incident Management System (MIMS)

Regional IST’s have been invited to participate in a statewide IST/IMT meeting to be held at SEMA on August 29th  ,2018. This will be a packed day and is designed to be a kick off meeting for the new MIMS framework. The meeting will conduct an in-depth look at the MIMS documents, what it means to the current teams as well as what the plans and hopes are for the future of Incident Management in Missouri. The teams will conclude with an overview of  SEMA Operations/EOC.

MIMS

Pictured: Chief Olson, Frank Arnoldy, Scott Moore, Ernie Rhodes

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IAEM - CEM/AEM Testing to Take Place at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo.

On August 3, 2018, WashU will be hosting the delivery of the IAEM – CEM/AEM exam.

Read more here à https://www.iaem.com/page.cfm?p=certification/getting-started/prep-course-exam-dates&lvl=2

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IAEM Set to Testify on Capitol Hill on Wednesday

Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a subcommittee hearing entitled “Are We Ready?”

Read more here à https://mailchi.mp/iaem/iaem-to-testify-on-capitol-hill?e=b7ad3368c3

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Missouri Statewide Interoperability Network Update

MOSWIN provides update to Regional Homeland Security Oversight Committees on progress of Statewide radio network

Read more here à see attached document

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Secret Service urges schools to set up ‘threat teams’ to prevent shootings

In a report unveiled Thursday, the Secret Service offers schools guidance on spotting suspicious behavior and figuring out when to intervene.

Read more here à  https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2018/07/12/secret-service-urges-threat-teams-schools-prevent-shootings/775542002/

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FEMA releases findings summarizing agency’s performance in 2017

Leadership recognized that emergency managers at all levels could have better leveraged existing information to be more proactive.

Read more here à  https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2018/07/12/fema-admits-shortcomings-2017-hurricane-response/780984002/

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30th Annual Missouri State Emergency Management Conference

This year we are excited to have made some changes to the agenda! We have added additional Breakout Session times in order

to maximize the educational opportunities of our attendees.

Read more here à http://www.cvent.com/events/30th-annual-missouri-emergency-management-conference/event-summary-ba7231efd3fa40d89f8e180751b7503e.aspx?i=6d5ec366-5f54-4f0f-850b-ef49deb522fb

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Missouri Senator Questions Florida’s Debris Contracts

Expressing concern Florida will seek reimbursement for potentially wasteful debris removal contracts, Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill is demanding answers.

Read more here à https://miami.cbslocal.com/2018/07/17/missouri-senator-debris-contracts/

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Cole County residents could receive money through FEMA grants

Residents may benefit after a program that makes federal funds available for people in need was extended.

Read more here à http://www.newstribune.com/news/news/story/2018/jul/18/cole-county-residents-could-receive-money-through-fema-grants/735060/

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Smith-Cotton High School to host large-scale active shooter exercise

Seven emergency response agencies gathered at Smith-Cotton High School in Pettis County, Mo. to prepare for the worst.

Read more here à https://www.sedaliademocrat.com/news/smith-cotton-high-school-to-host-large-scale-active-shooter/article_d248571f-190c-54de-a8ec-56b9f1762afe.html

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Emergency Management Employment Opportunities:

 

https://emops17.wixsite.com/emops/em-jobs

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Items delivered right to your door! Check it out here à https://www.logosoftwear.com/shops/moema

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Register for Your 2018 MOEMA Membership

Register online via the link below and receive a 2018 membership card via email. Individual and corporate membership rates are available.

http://www.eventzilla.net/user/moema

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