RES010 – 24.00 Hours


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DetailsAdvanced Aerial Apparatus
07/10/24 – 07/12/24 College Station, TX FP RES010 8 $1000.00 Register
DetailsAdvanced Aerial Apparatus
11/13/24 – 11/15/24 College Station, TX FP RES010 9 $1000.00 Register

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or [email protected] to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

This course is designed to provide participants with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to effectively utilize an aerial ladder in technical rescue operations.

This course is 24 hours long.

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will receive a TEEX Certificate of Completion.


Rope I or equivalent training.

Course Completion Requirements

Must participate in class discussions and activities.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. 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, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed

Due to the nature of this training, the following courses/items are recommended:

  • Appropriate driver’s license as determined by department
  • Rope II or equivalent

Upon successful completion, you will be able to:

  • Aerial Ladder Safety in Technical Rescue
  • Tip Load Ratings and Applications in Technical Rescue Rigging
  • Rigging Differences in Aerial Apparatus Designs (Tower Ladder, Straight Stick, Rear Mount, Mid-Mount, etc.)
  • Safe Movement and Operation of Aerial Ladders During Technical Rescue Incidents
  • Communications for Technical Rescue Incidents Utilizing Aerial Apparatus

Other Information

Annual Fire Training School Information

If you are attending this course as part of TEEX’s Texas Annual Fire Training School, you need to be aware of the following additional information:

Annual Fire Training School Registration Requirements

Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service in cooperation with the Texas A&M Forest Service is aligning the payment process for annual schools with all other requests for tuition assistance under the House Bill 2604 program and TIFMAS training grants. Vouchers or grant approval numbers will no longer be accepted as purchase order agreements. 

The process will follow the typical Application – Approval – Registration – Training/Certification – Reimbursement pattern. 

Before registering for a class on the TEEX website, obtain approval for tuition assistance via TAMFS FireConnect.

Helpful videos about the FireConnect process can be found here. 

Return to the TEEX website and complete online registration. 

You may secure your registration with a credit card or company/department purchase order (PO). 

TEEX policy requires the PO must be submitted within 48 hours of registration, or the enrollment may be canceled. You may upload the PO through your student portal or email it as an attachment to [email protected]

Please make sure your PO includes the following:

  • Agency or company name
  • Billing address
  • Contact name and phone number
  • Description of goods and/or services provided
  • Amount of charges
  • Authorized signature
  • Tax Payer ID, EIN, or FEIN. The field should be in the following format: xx-xxxxxxx.

The PO contact email needs to be either yourself or a responsible person within your organization.

If your organization is not an established TEEX customer, or if you are not sure, please include a completed W-9 with the PO.

Annual Fire Training School Contact Information

If you have any questions about Annual Schools, call (866) 878-8900 or email [email protected].

Contact Information

Joe Easterling

Rescue Training Manager
Phone: (979) 845-6553 | (866) 878-8900
Email: [email protected]

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