MOAPCO – Missouri Chapter of APCO International

Leaders in Missouri's Public Safety Communications

PST-1 at Benton County – March 9-13 has been Cancelled

Posted on | February 26, 2015 | No Comments

Very low registration requires us to cancel this PST-1 course.  Please check the training calendar to determine another class which may meet your requirements.

FREE CEU at Benton County rescheduled!!

Posted on | February 17, 2015 | No Comments

Due to inclement weather – the Benton County CEU sessions scheduled for February 17 have been moved to March 3, 2015!!  Registration is open!

Link here!

Missouri Statewide Severe Weather Drill

Posted on | January 21, 2015 | No Comments

Event: Missouri Statewide Severe Weather Drill

Date:  March 3, 2015

Time:  1:30 pm

What: A test tornado warning will be sent by all National Weather Services that have coverage in Missouri. The warning will be sent using the EAS Code TOR, and will be clearly marked as a test. 

In case of inclement weather, the back up date is Thursday, March 5, 2015, also at 1:30 pm. 


Jim Kramper Warning Coordination Meteorologist National Weather Service, St. Louis, MO

Partnership Training 2015

Posted on | December 18, 2014 | No Comments

Our Partnership Instructors are establishing their training schedules for 2015.  Check out our training home page for the most current dates on continuing education and initial training (PST-1).  Please email us with feedback on courses you’ve taken OR let us know what courses are needed in your area!  Email:


CEU at St Joseph-Oct 6-CANCELLED

Posted on | September 24, 2014 | No Comments

We will reschedule this course for Jan or Feb 2015 due to low enrollment.  Several agencies have been experiencing staffing shortages in the Northwest area and advise they could attend after the beginning of the year.  Watch for more information!

Missouri Communications Conference – September 2014

Posted on | September 19, 2014 | No Comments


TDPSMOAPCOConferencehank you to all that attended, taught, and worked this joint DPS and MOAPCO event.  It was a tremendous success and we hope you learned a lot and laughed a lot!  Check out the photos on the MOAPCO Facebook page.  Special thanks to Motorola, MCI Partners, L&B Electronics, and A&W Communications for supporting and sponsoring.

APCO International Emerging Technology Forum

Posted on | September 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Emerging Technology Forum

November 4-5, 2014

Embassy Suites San Francisco Airport

APCO’s Emerging Technology Forum is a two-day event created to meet the needs of public safety communications professionals who want an overview of the technologies that are on the horizon.  The landscape of public safety communications is ever-changing and the Tech Forum will get you up to speed on what you need to know.

Session topics will include:

  • Wireless 9-1-1 Location Accuracy
  • Text-to-9-1-1
  • Next Generation 9-1-1
  • Mobile Apps
  • FirstNet
  • Cybersecurity

Registration is Open – Register Here

Rates for Public Safety Practitioners Two Day Pass:
  • $25 for first 100 APCO members
  • $50 for first 50 APCO non-members
  • $149 after offer expires and onsite

One Day Pass: $99

For more info, visit

Missouri Public Safety Communications Conference – MPSCC

Posted on | August 18, 2014 | No Comments



Visit MPSC Conference Homepage for more information!

Silent Key – Gregg Riddle

Posted on | June 27, 2014 | No Comments

The Public Safety Communicatons community is saddened today by the loss of Gregg Riddle, Illinois Chapter and former President of APCO International. He was a friend to APCO and to the industry. Missouri APCO will make a donation to the Silent Key Scholarship Fund in honor of Gregg’s many contributions to public safety.


Posted on | March 21, 2014 | No Comments

blue_Chptr__MISSOURI_APCO_orig_rgbThank you to everyone who attended and vended our 2014 Combined Conference.  It was a great event and thank you for all the kind feedback and suggestions to improve the event.  We look forward to seeing you back in 2015.

A special thanks to our sponsors.  Without you, an event of this magnitude would not be possible.

Platinum – AT&T

Silver – Global Software, Nelson Systems Inc., and Priority Dispatch

Bronze – Emergency Call Works

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