News Headlines
Wed. Jul 8th 2020
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The
Buena Vista VFC is proud to announce that we have been recognized as a
participating fire department from the Pennsylvania Office of the State
Fire Commissioner. This recognizes all of the t...
Thu. Jul 2nd 2020
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Recently the Buena Vista VFC received our order of 2 new FLIR K65 thermal imagining cameras and truck chargers. These cameras were purchased using grant money from the Pennsylvania Office of the State...
Tue. Jun 30th 2020
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Tonight
members
practiced operating and running the pump on our all-terrain vehicle 145
SOV. This offers us the capabilities to fight brush fires as well as
access and extricate patients from ...
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!
Members
Angelo Gioia
Position
Assistant Fire Chief
Additional Positions
Swift Water Technician

Job Training

Certifications
Firefighter I, NPQS, IFSAC
Firefighter II, NPQS, IFSAC
PA DOH Emergency Medical Technician
Hazardous Materials Awareness, NPQS, IFSAC
PA DOH Basic Vehicle Rescue Technician

Classes
Hazardous Materials Operations
Water Rescue First Responder-1670 Awareness
Water Rescue Emergency Response
Emergency Boat Operations Rescue
Ice Rescue Emergency Response
Fundamentals of Firefighting 48 hr
Structure Burn Session SBS
Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior
Wellsite Emergency Responder
Engine Company Operations
Truck Company Operations 1
Fire Scene Awareness and Preservation
Clandestine Drug Operation and Explosive Scene Recognition
Arson Awareness
Rapid Intervention Teams
FEMA IS-100
FEMA IS-200
FEMA IS-700
FEMA IS-800
Basic Rigging for Rope Rescue
Basic Vehicle Rescue Operations
Basic Vehicle Rescue Awareness
Confined Space Rescue
Wilderness Search and Rescue
ATV License
Emergency Vehicle Driver Training
USCG Boating Skills and Seamanship Course

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