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Draeger’s gas detection system is TEEX-tested at Brayton Fire Training Field
  Draeger Safety Inc. called on the TEEX Product Development Center for testing and evaluation of its portable gas detection and personnel tracking system for workers who perform confined space entry. TEEX PDC evaluated and tested Draeger’s Confined Space Equipment at TEEX’s renowned fire and rescue training facility, Brayton Fire Training Field.
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Texas Forensic Science Academy at TEEX receives additional funding
  The Governor’s Office, Texas Criminal Justice Division, has awarded the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) additional funding to extend existing, successful, tuition-free training through the Texas Forensic Science Academy.
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National Emergency Management Executive Academy taps TEEX to deliver training, exericses
  TEEX was selected to provide emergency management training and exercises for the renowned Emergency Management Institute (EMI) in Emmitsburg, MD. A six-member instructional team developed and delivered a successful, four-day capstone course for the National Emergency Management Executive Academy.
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Training ensures state's water systems operate safely and efficiently
  Water and wastewater professionals are more important now than in any other time in Texas history. TEEX has developed and held Water & Wastewater Training Expos around the state annually to help employees maintain their skills and licenses.
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TEEX receives grant to develop new cybersecurity course
  TEEX’s National Emergency Response and Rescue Training Center (NERRTC) will expand its cybersecurity course offerings thanks to a federal grant to five university-based centers that have partnered and collaborated to form the National Cybersecurity Preparedness Consortium (NCPC).
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Texas National Guard Partners with Texas Task Force 1 for Swift Water Rescue Training
  Members of the media will have the opportunity to view the joint-training exercise from a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter on Wednesday, Oct. 29.
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Basic Economic Development Course draws professionals from 8 states
  Sixty economic development professionals from eight states attended the Fall 2014 Basic Economic Development Course in Austin, TX.
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Holt named Vice Chair of IAFC Technology Council
  Caleb Holt, Manager of the TEEX Product Development Center, has been named the Vice Chair of the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) Technology Council.
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TEEX training for medical personnel addresses Ebola threat and more
  The recent outbreak of Ebola, a viral hemorrhagic fever, has the medical community seeking information about how to identify the disease and manage patient care, while protecting themselves from contamination. TEEX has addressed those topics and more for 15 years as part of its training in Medical Management of CBRNE (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosive) Events.
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Two TX-TF1 Boat Squads, Rescue Swimmers deployed to Pecos in response to flooding
  The Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) has requested Texas Task Force 1 (TX-TF1) mobilize some of its assets to Pecos, Texas, to assist the local jurisdiction with response to flooding occurring in the area. Two Boat Squads and rescue swimmers were deployed to man two Blackhawk helicopters in partnership with Texas Military Forces.
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