On November 30, 2019, the 2018 edition of NFPA 1081 will go into effect, replacing the 2012 edition standards for Facility Fire Brigade Members. When this new edition of NFPA 1081 is adopted, there will be a change in the Continue ReadingChanges to the NFPA 1081 Pro Board Industrial Fire Brigade Prerequisites
by Gordon Lohmeyer Today’s oil and gas industry focuses mainly on production. After all, without the refining of fossil fuels; the world as we know it would come to an abrupt halt. Take a minute to consider what fuels our Continue ReadingResponder Credentialing – Are We on the Same Page?
by Kirk Richardson The morning mist begins to recede from Offatts Bayou as shops and businesses on Galveston Island open their doors in preparation for the daily surge of tourists. Over on the tarmac at Sholes Field, helicopters come to Continue ReadingDown on the Bayou with the TEEX Center for Marine Training & Safety
We’ve all heard the phrase “If you don’t like the weather, wait 5 minutes and it will change.” But if you are taking part in training that requires outdoor skill work, waiting for the weather to change isn’t always practical. Continue ReadingTEEX HazMat Project Ready for Classes