2016 Annual Conference Complete

This year's annual conference provided special focus on legal updates and training. Special training was presented by the Mental Health Division of the San Antonio Police Department and Union Pacific Railroad.
We enjoyed a large number of first time attendees but missed a good many of the "regulars". We also has several members who has to respond to the severe weather during this week in their respective jurisdictions along with a few members were became victims of the flood waters.
Thank you to all of the attendees, instructors, planners and many others who helped to make this year's conference a success.
Next year's conference is scheduled to be held during the last week of April at the Mayan Conference Center.

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New Resources Added

New print resources have been added to the Resources Page in the main section of the website.. In addition, the conference presentations are being added to the resource section of the members only area of the site.

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Board Member Elections

There were numerous nominations for the open board positions in this year's elections. The offices of President, Secretary, Treasurer, and VP of Training/Education were all open.
Robert Knight was re-elected as President, Silva Brumlow was re-elected as Treasurer, Pam Speaks was unchallenged as Secretary and new member Patrick Morrissey was elected as VP-Training & Education.
Please help your board members make this association a great success.

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2016 Annual Conference

The 2016 Annual Conference is in the books and eyes have already turned to next year. Thanks to all the presenters and instructors who helped make this year a success.

Job Opportunity

The Pasadena (Texas) Fire Marshal’s Office is currently seeking to fill a Deputy Fire Marshal position immediately.  For those that are interested in being considered for this position please access the City of Pasadena Website at www.ci.pasadena.tx.us and click on the Human Resources tab to the left of the screen to review the job description, requirements,

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Training Announcement

Pasadena Fire Department is announcing a training opportunity on June 7-9, 2016. The course is “Fundamentals of Fire Dynamics & Fire Testing”. Go to the training announcements at the TELEA.US website for more information.

2016 Conference Registration Now Open

The registration page for the upcoming conference is now up and ready. This can be found from the training menu under annual conference, the slide show banner, or the information panel on the main page. The agenda is not available yet but will be posted as soon as it is finished.

2016 Conference Flyer now available

The 2016 Conference flyer is now available on the website.  More information, including registration, will be posted as it becomes available. Do not use last years links and registrations for the 2016 conference.  Your registration will be directed to last years rooster and will not be valid for 2016.  Only use the forms and links

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Houston Police General Environmental Training

HPD will be hosting a general environmental training seminar on June 18, 2015. This training is good for basic knowledge for anyone needing a foundation in environmental issues. This includes the general public, business owners, and code enforcement officers. See the training announcement flyer under the Training Announcement tab.