News Headlines
Tue. Oct 22nd 2019

Congratulations to 145 Firefighter Sarah Davenport on passing her National Registry EMT exam!
Sat. Jul 13th 2019
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Congratulations to Lieutenant Chris Gioia on achieving his
Proboard/IFSAC Fire Officer I certification!
Fri. May 24th 2019
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Congratulations to Assistant Chief Angelo Gioia on achieving his
Proboard/IFSAC Firefighter II certification!
Fri. May 24th 2019
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Our new turnout gear washer/extractor and gear dryer were both delivered and installed in Station 145! The washer extractor can be used to remove harmful carcinogens after fighting fires, as well as r...
Thu. Apr 4th 2019
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For company training this evening we welcomed members from STAT Medevac for a class on landing zone safety. We covered how to safely establish a landing zone, making contact with the helicopter, and h...
Members
Matt Styche
Matt  Styche
Position
Firefighter/EMT
Years of Service
27.64 years
Additional Positions
Firefighter/EMT
Swift Water Technician
Life Member
Profession
Public Works Director - Elizabeth Borough

Job Training

Essentials of Fire Fighting
Firefighter I, NPQS, IFSAC
Structural Burn Session
DELMAR HAZMAT Operations
PA DOH Basic Vehicle Rescue Technician
Basic Vehicle Rescue Operations
Basic Vehicle Rescue Awareness
PA DOH Special Vehicle Rescue Technician
NREMT - Nationally Registered Emergency Medical Technician
Water / Ice Rescue Technician
--Water Rescue First Responder-1670 Awareness
--Water Rescue Emergency Response-1670 Operations
--Advanced Line Systems Rescue-1670 Technician
--Emergency Boat Operations Rescue-1670 Technician
--Ice Rescue Emergency Response-1670 Technician
Pump Operations I
Engine Company Operations
Fire Officer 1 - Weirton Heights Rescue School
Confined Space Rescue - Weirton Heights Rescue School
Large Diameter Hose - PA State
Wellsite Emergency First Responder
STAT MedEvac Safety Training
FEMA IS-100
FEMA IS-700

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