Sixteen Emergency Medical Technicians graduated from TEEX’s EMT-Paramedic program on April 7, including TEEXan Chris Framsted, WMD-EMS instructor. Jason Vrooman of the Bryan Fire Department received the award for valedictorian. (In photo, Nathan Collins, far right, presents award to Jason Vrooman while Don Royder, left, looks on.) Also graduating from the 10-week program were Houston Fire Department (HFD) employees Cody Gerth and David Nicholds. HFD Assistant Chief Omero Longoria attended the graduation ceremony and presented certificates to the Houston firefighters.