Annual Fire & Public Safety Academy

ARE064 - 70.00 Hours

Description

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.

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class for your organization, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

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.

Prerequisites

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

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

Core 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)

Suggested Audience

All emergency and crisis response personnel.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

Texas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)+State Firefighters' and Fire Marshals' Association of Texas (SFFMA)

Contact Information

Emergency Services Training Institute
Phone: (979) 845-7641 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

Policies

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