The Edinburg Fire & Public Safety Academy is held each Spring (for 4 weekends), with specialty classes held during the week in Edinburg, Texas and is sponsored by the Edinburg Fire Department. Various firefighting and rescue topics are offered in the core academy training blocks, there are also many specialty classes and National speakers. Class offerings and events vary from year to year.
Typically there are no prerequisites although some specific course(s) may have requirements. Consult the appropriate flyer at teex.org/extension
Course Completion Requirements
Typically there are no prerequisites although some specific course(s) may have requirements such as PPE. Consult the appropriate flyer at teex.org/extension
This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements.
TopicsCore academy training to complete FFI & II+Specialty classes+SFFMA workshops+Vehicle Extrication+Trench Rescue+Thermal Imaging+Honor Guard+Rope Rescue Technician+HazMat Tech & Trench Refresher (CEU's)
All emergency and crisis response personnel.
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsTexas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)+State Firefighters' and Fire Marshals' Association of Texas (SFFMA)