Fire Department

Training/Professional Development Division

To contact the Training Division, call

(816) 325-7160.




Jeremy Watters



This Division is operated with one Assistant Fire Chief and one Administrative Specialist II.

The Training Division is to provide credible, up-to-date training for all Fire Department personnel with State or National Certification Courses including, but not limited to:

  • Firefighter I and II
  • Hazardous Materials Incident Response - Awareness - Operations - Technician
  • Emergency Medical Technician - Basic - Paramedic
  • Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator
  • Special Rescue Courses
  • Fire Service Instructor I and II
  • Fire Officer I and II
  • Fire Inspector
  • Fire Investigator
  • Ignitable Liquids and Class B Foam

Contact or call the Training Division at (816) 325-7160.