Tonight the Wagon and Chief met up with 137 EN, RQ, & QRS, 278 TK, 293 RQ & TK and 171 TK for a tour and overview of the Western Pa School for the Deaf. Crews went over hazard areas, stand pipe connections, hydrant locations, alarm panels, and student locations. Afterward crews met in the
Tonight the members of St. 137, 161, 171, 207, 221, 292, & 293 got together for the first of many Multi Department Trainings. The training tonight was hosted by Homestead St. 171 & Chief 171 (Barca). The evening started of with introductions of all the Chiefs, Officers, & Members. We spoke about the direction we
St. 113, 114, 153, 196, 207, & 221 participated in a interdepartmental Engine Comp Ops (Back to Basics) scenarios drill.
EMT Class @ the West Penn Star Center 7/8/2013 thru 11/11/2013 6:30PM – 10:30PM (Mon. & Wed.) 8:00AM – 5:00PM Saturday The EMT class is Grant Funded and books are included. Saturday classes are as follows: 7/27, 8/24, 9/28 and 10/26. You will also have either a Saturday or Sunday for vehicle extrication, date will
Station 221 receives Certification Recognition May 2013 – Station 221 was recertified as a participating department in the Office of the State Fire Commissioners’ Certification Recognition Program. We achieved the 10% level of State Certified Firefighters with 9 members at the Firefighter I Level or more. Our goal in the next year is to work towards
Calling a “Mayday Drill” Moon Run VFC is hosting a Calling a “Mayday” Drill sponsored by CCAC on June 4, 2013. This course is designed to educate a firefighter in calling a “Mayday” under various emergency situations they may find themselves in, including being trapped or lost in a room, having something collapse on them,
Monday the Cews utilized a Commercial Structure and went over Commercial Tower Operations and Ground Ladders.
Tower Training w/ St. 224 at McKinley Senior Center. Crews went over the equipment layout on the Tower and then did some ground ladder work and operated the power ladder.
Tonight the Squad & Tower Crews utilized Forbes School for Training. Squad Crews went over the Deployment and Repacking of the Round-A-Bout Hose Load with the Captain. The Chief tested the Squad Chauffer on Pumping, white the Tower Crew went over Ground Ladder Raises and Lowers. After all crews rotated through the exercise, we all