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
Chris Gioia
Position
Lieutenant
Years of Service
17.04 years
Profession
Engineer

Job Training

Certifications
Firefighter I, NPQS, IFSAC
Firefighter II, NPQS, IFSAC
Fire Officer I, NPQS, IFSAC
Fire Service Instructor I, NPQS, IFSAC
Driver/Operator - Pumper, NPQS, IFSAC
HAZMAT Awareness, NPQS, IFSAC
HAZMAT Operations, NPQS, IFSAC
National Registry EMT
PA DOH Emergency Medical Technician
PA DOH Basic Vehicle Rescue Technician

Classes
Basic Vehicle Rescue Operations
Basic Vehicle Rescue Awareness
Incident Safety Officer
Traffic Incident Management
Essentials of Firefighting 88 hour
Interior Firefighter, ELIF
Structure Burn Session, SBS
Engine Company Operations
HAZMAT Awareness
HAZMAT Operations
Emergency Vehicle Driver Training
Pump Operations I
Water Rescue for the First Responder 1670- Awareness Level
Fire Scene Awareness and Preservation
FEMA IS-100
FEMA IS-200
FEMA IS-700
FEMA IS-800
First Aid
CPR
Wellsite Emergency Responder
Fire Dynamics - Practical Applications
Education Methodology for Local Level Instructors
ATV License
PA Boating License

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