The public is invited to a firefighting demonstration on Wednesday, July 22, sponsored by the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service in conjunction with its Municipal Fire Training School at the Brayton Fire Training Field in College Station. There is no admission charge.
Gates open at 6:30pm and a children’s fire-awareness class begins at 7pm. Following the awareness class, TEEX instructors will explain and demonstrate techniques used to extinguish fires on several full-scale, live-fire training props.
This year’s school, held July 20-24, is TEEX’s 86th Municipal Fire Training School, and the largest school of its kind in the world. More than 2,500 firefighters and guest instructors are expected to participate. The school is hosted by TEEX in conjunction with the State Firefighter’s and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas.
Address: 1595 Nuclear Science Rd., College Station, TX 77843
Parking: Free and open to the public
Weather: In case of inclement weather, monitor the TEEX Facebook page for updates at www.facebook.com/teexfans