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Going to Teex!

Discussion in 'Jobs & Careers' started by rab89, Jun 22, 2009.

  1. Jun 22, 2009 at 10:09 PM
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    Hey guys! I am just looking into going to TEEX firefighting school in texas, starting Jan 11. From what i hear, It's the best firefighting school in the world! has anyone been? I'm quite excited and a bit nervous.

    Can't wait to be a firefighter though!
     
  2. Jun 24, 2009 at 5:20 PM
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    I have never herd of the school so I would not be much help there. Where is it located at? I hope you like hot weather. It was 102 today and no cool down in the forcast. If you are going to be in the Dallas area I could give you some advice on where to look for a place to live.
     
  3. Jun 25, 2009 at 3:04 AM
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    Teex is run by texas A&M University.
    It's located in college station, Texas.
    I wont be going until jan, so it should be nice out.
    well, any firefighters?
     
  4. Jun 25, 2009 at 5:02 PM
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    not a firefighter but a cop in the austin area. teex is a great school, had several good friends attend that school. if i could do it all over i would be a firefighter instead of a cop!!!

    good luck
     
  5. Jun 26, 2009 at 10:50 PM
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    thanks! i got a registration email today. I'm nervous, but i've never heard of a firefighter that didnt love his job...
     
  6. Jun 26, 2009 at 11:02 PM
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    Good luck in your new career!!!!

    I went to firefighting school in Socorro, NM when I was a firefighter so I can't speak for TX. It's a tough academy but worth it!!!
     
  7. Jun 26, 2009 at 11:06 PM
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    thanks everyone! this is going to be great!
     
  9. Jun 28, 2009 at 9:46 AM
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    Good luck man and stay safe! :)
     
  10. Jun 28, 2009 at 10:22 PM
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    Thanks! going to be a great experience going form canada to texas haha
     
  11. Jun 28, 2009 at 10:37 PM
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    yeah, leave those winter coats at home you wont need them here. have had 105 degree weather for 7 straight days :eek:

    seriously, good luck with the school. look me up when you get down here. i would love to visit the dixie chicken in college station again:D
     
  12. Jun 28, 2009 at 10:46 PM
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    haha yea, i'll be coming in january so it wont be so hot...
    Sounds good, I'd imagine I'll be free on weekends, I'd love to go for a beer!
    oh wait, I'll still be 20... DAMN IT!
     
  13. Jun 29, 2009 at 11:07 AM
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    Good Luck!
     
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    Best of luck! Very honorable heroic career choice. Firemen should have rock star status more than they do instead of hippy punks strummin on a geeetar, lol.
     
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    FYI. If you plan on being a fire fighter here in texas you also need to take a emt-b class. Good luck with your career plans
     
  17. Jun 29, 2009 at 4:15 PM
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    thanks a lot guys! I am thinkin about bringin the truck, but i may need to save some coin. we'll see what happens.
     
  18. Jul 2, 2009 at 9:26 PM
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    So, I WILL be going to texas, I think I'll drive there and on the way back I want to visit some cool spots. where would you guys suggest stopping between b.c canada and college station texas?
     
  19. Jul 2, 2009 at 11:06 PM
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    fuck it, drive straight there. way too many hot chics to pass up. did i mention the dixie chicken??????
     
  20. Jul 2, 2009 at 11:29 PM
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    haha I'll be living there for 3 months, no need to rush!
     
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