Wednesday, July 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...
Thursday, July 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...
Tuesday, June 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 ...
Saturday, July 13th, 2019
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Congratulations to Lieutenant Chris Gioia on achieving his Proboard/IFSAC Fire Officer I certification!
Membership
Matt Styche
Matt Styche
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Position
Firefighter/EMT
Years of service
29 years
Additional positions
Firefighter/EMT
Swift Water Technician
Life Member
Profession
Public Works Director - Elizabeth Borough
Job training
Certifications
Firefighter I, NPQS, IFSAC
PA DOH Special Vehicle Rescue Technician
PA DOH Basic Vehicle Rescue Technician
PA DOH Emergency Medical Technician
National Registry EMT
Swiftwater Rescue Technician

Essentials of Fire Fighting
Structural Burn Session
DELMAR HAZMAT Operations
Basic Vehicle Rescue Operations
Basic Vehicle Rescue Awareness
Water Rescue First Responder-1670 Awareness
Water Rescue Emergency Response
Advanced Line Systems Rescue
Emergency Boat Operations Rescue
Ice Rescue Emergency Response
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
Assistant Fire Chief
Captain
Lieutenant
Engineer
Swift Water Technician
Firefighter/EMT
Jr. Firefighter
Honorary Active
President
Vice President
Financial Secretary
Recording Secretary
Treasurer
1 Year Trustee
2 Year Trustee
3 Year Trustee
4 Year Trustee
5 Year Trustee
Steward

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