ARE067 – 50.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, this course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

The South Texas/Coastal Bend Fire Training Academy (STCBFTA) Area School is held each Spring at Refugio, Texas and is sponsored by the Refugio Fire Department. Various firefighting and rescue topics are offered and vary from year to year.

Prerequisites

Typically there are no prerequisites although some specific course(s) may have requirements such as PPE. Consult the appropriate flyer at teex.org/extension

Attendance Requirements

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.

Topics

  • FF Safety
  • Courage to be Safe (CTBS)
  • Orientation / Fire Service History
  • Fire Hose Practices
  • Fire Streams
  • Water Supply
  • FF PPE/SCBA
  • Building Construction
  • Portable Extinguishers

Suggested Audience

All emergency and crisis response personnel.

Contact Information

Emergency Services Training Institute
Phone: (979) 845-7641 | Toll-Free: (866) 878-8900
Email: esti@teex.tamu.edu

This course was much more than I expected. I learned more in these two weeks of training than in any other classes I have taken, and I’ve been doing this for 22 and 1/2 years.

— Forensic Technician
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