ARE064 – 70.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, in some cases a course can be scheduled to meet your organization’s specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or [email protected] to get the latest schedule.

Course 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.


Typically there are no prerequisites although some specific course(s) may have requirements. Consult the appropriate flyer at

Course Completion Requirements

Course Attire

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

Participant Must Provide

  • a photo identification on the first day of class. See the Participant Handbook for approved forms of identification and additional guidelines.

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.

Upon successful completion, you will be able to:

  • 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

  • State Firefighters’ and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)
  • Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP)

Contact Information

Emergency Services Training Institute
Phone: (979) 845-7641 | Toll-Free: (866) 878-8900
Email: [email protected]

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