In our latest Chat with Chief, we introduce Chief Gordon Lohmeyer as the new ESTI Division Director, and he outlines how things will look when in-person training begins again on June 15th.
Despite the challenges presented by Covid-19, the TEEX Recruit Fire Academy has forged ahead and successfully completed two classes during the pandemic, with a 3rd about to start. The Recruit Fire Academy offers two paths to firefighter certification. The traditional Continue ReadingTEEX RECRUIT FIRE ACADEMIES GRADUATE
TEEX has recently jumped into the world of online courses in several different disciplines. If you’ve been thinking about how to continue to train during these uncertain times, online classes may be the answer for you. Here are five reasons Continue Reading5 Reasons to Take Online Courses from TEEX
by Jason Loyd, TEEX Recruit Training Coordinator Did you know that NFPA 1001, 1.2.6 states Fire Fighter I and Fire Fighter II level individuals shall remain current with the general knowledge, skills, and JPRs addressed for each level or position Continue ReadingTEEX ADDS ONLINE CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES
When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, it forced the closure of most non-essential businesses and education facilities. The Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) was no exception. All in-person classes and trainings were halted based on orders from the Governor and Continue ReadingCourses Transition Online During COVID-19
When the Covid-19 pandemic forced the cancelation of many classes, the TEEX EMT and Paramedic programs instead moved to an online platform to continue the education of the students currently enrolled in the program. More than 50 Students are enrolled Continue ReadingTEEX MOVES EMS/PARAMEDIC COURSES ONLINE DURING COVID-19
by John Burge, TEEX ESTI Private Sector Program Director With the decline in membership we are witnessing in the volunteer fire service across the nation, it seems to also be extending into our industrial fire teams as well. This trend Continue ReadingThe Decline of the Emergency Response Team
Howard Meek, Gerente de salud y seguridad ambiental de ESTI (Instituto de Capacitación en Servicios de Emergencia) Si les preguntamos a varias personas cómo mejorar la seguridad en el servicio de combate de incendios, seguramente nos contestarán con varias opiniones Continue ReadingLa seguridad en el combate de incendios: ¿Adónde podemos empezar a mejorar?
Juan Angel Gloria Jr. – Comandante Operativo/Bomberos McAllen Texas. Conforme el mundo moderno continúa demandando técnicas y métodos de liderazgo innovadores, fácilmente podemos olvidarnos de los principios naturales e universales que nos incitan a desempeñarnos por el bien de nuestra Continue ReadingEl Tetraedro del Liderazgo Elementos De Ciencia Del Fuego Aplicados Al Liderazgo!