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More than 400 beat the heat at Spring Fire School

3/20/2017 12:00 AM

COLLEGE STATION – More than 400 students and guest instructors attended the 29th Annual Spring Fire Training School on March 5-10. Nearly 360 participants traveled to Brayton Fire Training Field from across Texas and other states, as well as Canada, South Korea and Kenya.

 

Fifteen courses were offered this year, including popular courses such as Firefighting Phase I, Emergency Medical Responder, Industrial Exterior Fire Brigade Training and Wildland Firefighter. Students ranged in age from 20 to 74, and classes were conducted by TEEX staff members and 52 guest instructors and safety officers.

 

The Spring Fire Training School is conducted each year by TEEX in conjunction with the State Firefighters’ and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas. Three additional Fire Training Schools for municipal, industrial and Spanish firefighters and emergency personnel are conducted during July each year. 

 

Learn more at www.teex.org/annualschools.

Contact Information

Kathy Fraser

Associate Director of Marketing and Communications

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