The Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) is an internationally recognized leader in the delivery of emergency response, homeland security and workforce training and exercises, technical assistance, and economic development. Last year, TEEX served more than 169,000 people from every U.S. state and territory and 79 countries worldwide.
TEEX operates a comprehensive emergency preparedness campus, which includes some of the world’s top training facilities in the Brayton Fire Training Field, Disaster City® and the Emergency Operations Training Center, as well as state-of-the-art facilities for public utilities, law enforcement and unexploded ordnance training. As part of the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium and home to the National Emergency Response and Rescue Training Center, TEEX has been a leader in homeland security training since 1998. The agency also sponsors the state’s elite urban search and rescue team, Texas Task Force 1, standing ready to respond at a moment’s notice in times of disaster.
Whether at one of TEEX’s recognized facilities or at customer-specified locations worldwide, quality services are tailored to meet our clients’ specific needs. TEEX collaborates with resources within The Texas A&M University System to provide a unique blend of research and technical expertise. TEEX has the ability to offer a full-range of services and delivery methods, including:
TEEX is a worldwide leader in the delivery of training, technical assistance and emergency response. A member of The Texas A&M University System, TEEX offers hands-on, customized training solutions impacting the homeland security and the occupational and economic development of Texas and beyond.
Leveraging more than 80 years of extension training experience, TEEX efforts contribute to:
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TEEX makes a difference by providing training, developing practical solutions, and saving lives.
TEEX is an adaptive and innovative service agency making a difference worldwide
Safety - We place safety and well-being above all by focusing on prevention and response.
Teamwork - We embrace collaboration and encourage involvement.
Adaptability - We rapidly adjust to the needs of our team members, our customers, and our environment.
Respect – We value the unique skills and ideas of every individual.
Stewardship - We commit to the wise management of our human, natural, and material resources.
The Fiscal Years 2011 – 2015 TEEX Strategic Plan charts a course for TEEX that complements the Texas A&M University System Strategic Plan, while recognizing and preparing for the unique challenges and opportunities the future holds.