Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) - Emergency Services Training Institute News

NVFC Member TEEX Announces Free And Low-Cost Online Firefighting Continuing Education Courses

Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) Emergency Services Training Institute, a Sustaining member of the National Volunteer Fire Council and provider in high-quality emergency response training and instruction, is offering free and low-cost online firefighting continuing education courses. With many firefighters looking for affordable online training opportunities during the pandemic, these courses are a great option to incorporate into department training. Emergency responders can...

TetraKO Features At The TEEX PDC Open House In College Station, Texas

The TetraKO water enhancer was featured in a test burn at the TEEX PDC Open House TetraKO, LLC, the fire suppression subsidiary of EarthClean Corporation, was featured at the Texas Engineering and Extension Service Product Development Centre (TEEX PDC) Open House in College Station, Texas. More than 150 guests gathered at Brayton Fire Field to officially introduce the TEEX PDC to the community and the fire service. The Open House included a test burn that showcased the perform...

The Emergency Services Show 2011 Will Enable Fire And Rescue Professionals To "do More With Less" Funds

The Emergency Services Show 2011 will take place on November 23-24 at Stoneleigh Park, Coventry Natural disasters, terrorist attacks and the impending 2012 Olympics are just some of the events that place a strain on fire and rescue services throughout the UK.  As fire and rescue funding continues to be slashed, pressure remains for these organisations to make significant savings but at the same time deliver a high quality service for the communities in which they work....

Qatar Petroleum & TEEX Collaborate On Ras Laffan Emergency & Safety Training College

TEEX have joined with Qatar Petroleum to build a premier EMS training facility TEEX and Qatar Petroleum join forces to build new Qatar EMS training facility TEEX is collaborating with state-owned Qatar Petroleum to build a premier emergency services training facility in Ras Laffan, Qatar, to serve emergency responders from throughout the Middle East and North Africa. The Ras Laffan Emergency and Safety Training College is situated on 200 acres and when completed in 2010,...

Cheshire Earns Executive Fire Officer Designation

Harvie Cheshire, a Training Manager at TEEX has earned the title of Executive Fire Officer (EFO) Harvie Cheshire of the Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) has completed the Executive Fire Officer Program through the U.S. Fire Administration's National Fire Academy in Emmitsburg, MD. The prestigious title of Executive Fire Officer (EFO) will be added to Cheshire's 30-plus certifications from fire service and law enforcement organizations. The intensive, multi-year...

New Hazardous Materials Container Specialist Certificate Offered By TEEX

TEEX have awarded the first NFPA 472 Hazardous Materials Container Specialist certificates First certificate of its kind offered to Bayer employees Twenty-six employees of Bayer Corporation became the first to earn a National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 472 Hazardous Materials Container Specialist certificate, after completing a new 40-hour program offered by the Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX). TEEX's Emergency Services Training Institute was recently...

Texas Fire Training Takes Off This July With World's Largest Annual Firefighter Schools

Thousands of firefighters from across the globe will travel to Texas this July to participate in the nation's premier fire training schools at the world's largest live-fire fueled training facility - The Brayton Fire Training Field. Hosted by the Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX), the schools include the 40th Annual Spanish Fire Training School, July 8-14; the 44th Annual Industrial Fire Training School, July 16-21; and the 77th Annual Municipal Fire Training School, July 23-28. TEEX i...

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