Shell Geismar trains at BEST Complex because the props are more realistic to what we have on our site, their safety personnel work alongside ours, and we get more bang for our buck with our training dollars.”
Mark Kinchen, Emergency Response Coordinator
Shell Chemical, LP.
Valero Port Arthur Refinery trains at BEST because the training props are realistic. The staff is professional and all are very accommodating as to how we burn the props. The training field is local which allows us to train without the extra cost of travel expenses. We are able to complete all of our annual refresher training for fire, hazmat, CPR/First Aid and rescue training as well as some Certification training in the same location.”
J. L. Raney, Fire Chief
Valero Port Arthur Refinery
BEST Instructors are very experienced, great leadership and great teaching skills.”
Phillips 66 Los Angeles, CA.
Instructor adjusted the training to suit the student needs to the satisfaction of the company.”
Chevron Chemical Port Arthur, TX.
Course touched basics to knock the rust off then advanced and challenged the teams; lots of good learning, awesome crew to work with.”
CHS / ExxonMobil Montana
Instructors showed us methods of firefighting we had not seen and will be able to use.”
Arlanxeo Performance Elastomers Orange, TX.
“I feel that the training we receive at the BEST Complex is as good, if not better, in many ways because of the people that are there, than the other facilities that I’ve trained with.”
Andrew Garcia, Emergency Response Coordinator (Ret.)
BASF FINA Petrochemicals, LP
“It’s been a facility that’s well known and has been recognized as having some leading and cutting edge types of experiences for our folks and it’s extremely cost effective.”
Dorian Patton, Senior Staff Training Specialist
Total Petrochemicals, Inc.