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The Public Safety Program at BC3 is unique in its educational offerings to local volunteer and paid Fire/EMS organizations and agencies, On Demand Local Level Fire/Hazmat Training, Specialized Designed Training and Certification. Training is provided at local agency locations, county/regional fire schools, off site fixed facilities and BC3ís Public Safety Training Facility (PSTF).

Contact

 

Wayne Kovac

Fire Training Coordinator

wayne.kovac@bc3.edu
724.287.8711 ext. 8354†


Francis "Kip" Deleonibus

Director of Public Safety Training and the Public Safety Training Facility

francis.deleonibus@bc3.edu
724.287.8711 ext. 8426†

Specialized Classes

Local Level/Specialized Classes are provided at the local agency or regional fire school on a date and time of their choice with minimal expense to the emergency responder. There are 127 Pennsylvania State Fire Academy (PSFA)(SFA) accredited programs being offered. Local agencies can expand their knowledge by working with BC3 to develop and offer Specialized site or local specific training in their area. Throughout Butler County and Western Pennsylvania the rural Fire/EMS departments can count on BC3 to deliver these programs.

 

 

Public Safety Training Facility Schedule

Brochure July-December 2014

 

Training in 37 Counties

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Allegheny County Courses

Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Essentials Refresher (EFFR)08/05/201410/14/2014 Tue 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM& Sat 8:00 AM - 4:00 PMarshall Twp VFD
 
Contact Information
Justin Studebaker 724-266-1098

Armstrong County Courses

Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Delmar Hazardous Materials Awareness (DHMA)07/29/201407/29/2014 Tue 6:00 PM - 10:00 PLower Kiski Emergency Services
 
Contact Information
Kiley Cribbs 724-287-8711

Beaver County Courses

Bedford County Courses

Butler County Courses

Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Delmar Hazardous Materials Awareness (DHMA)10/21/201410/21/2014 Tue 6:00 PM - 10:00 PTownville Ambulance
 
Contact Information
Kiley Cribbs 724-287-8711
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Delmar Hazardous Materials Awareness (DHMA)08/04/201408/04/2014 Mon 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM& Mon 6:00 PM - 10:00 PHerman VFC
 
Contact Information
Ron Marsico 724-287-0836
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Delmar Hazardous Materials Operations (DHMO)08/09/201408/17/2014Sun, Sat 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM&Sun, Sat 9:00 AM - 5:30 PHerman VFD
 
Contact Information
Ron Marsico 724-287-0836
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
PA Basic Vehicle Rescue Technician (BVRT)07/29/201408/03/2014 Tue, Thu 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM&Sun 8:00 AM - 5:00 PUnionville Volunteer Fire Department
 
Contact Information
Michael Iscrupe 724-355-7748
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Rope/High Angle Rescue II (RORA) 08/09/201408/10/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM&Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 4:00 PZELIENOPLE FD
 
Contact Information
Wayne Henchar 724-991-1500

Cambria County Courses

Cameron County Courses

Centre County Courses

Clarion County Courses

Clearfield County Courses

Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Advanced Fire Police (FIPA)08/23/201408/24/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PCommunity VFC of Mahaffey
 
Contact Information
Theresa Dilts 814-277-7005
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Rope/High Angle Rescue I (RORE)09/06/201409/07/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PDuBois VFD
 
Contact Information
Domenic Bontempo 814-591-2404
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Rope/High Angle Rescue II (RORA)09/20/201409/21/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PDuBois VFD
 
Contact Information
Domenic Bontempo 814-591-2404
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Basic Rigging for Rope Rescue (ROBR)08/16/201408/17/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PDuBois VFD
 
Contact Information
Domenic Bontempo 814-591-2404
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Truck Company Operations II (ATRC)08/13/201408/14/2014 Wed, Thu 8:00 AM - 5:00 PDuBois VFD
 
Contact Information
Domenic Bontempo 814-591-2404

Clinton County Courses

Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Interior Firefighter (ELIF)08/04/201409/07/2014 Mon, Tue, Wed 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM & Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Beech Creek/Blanchard Fire Co
 
Contact Information
Trevor Reeder 570-893-4090
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Water Rescue & Emergency Response Phase I (FCWR)08/09/201408/10/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM&Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 4:00 PAvis Fire Company
 
Contact Information
Trevor Reeder 570-893-4090

Crawford County Courses

Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Rural Fire Ground Water Movement (RFWM) 07/26/201407/27/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PBloomfield Twp VFD
 
Contact Information
Thaddeus Wynkoop 814-969-5510
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Delmar Hazardous Materials Awareness (DHMA)08/05/201408/05/2014 Tue 12:00 PM - 4:00 PCrawford County EMA
 
Contact Information
Allen Clark 814-724-2552
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Rope/ High Angle Rescue Level 308/09/201408/10/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMeadville Central Fire Department
 
Contact Information
James Pratt 814-573-0313
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Water Rescue & Emergency Response Phase I (FCWR)08/16/201408/17/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM&Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM&Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PCrawford County Firefighters Scuba Team
 
Contact Information
Brad Johnson 814-671-1060
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Water Rescue for the First Responder 1670 ? Awareness Level08/05/201408/05/2014 Tue 6:30 PM - 10:30 PCrawford County Firefighters Scuba Team
 
Contact Information
Brad Johnson 814-671-1060
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Basic Sign Language for the First Responder09/06/201409/06/2014 Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PCrawford/Venango Co Fire School
 
Contact Information
Jim Wetzel 814-432-3780
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Confined Space Rescue (CSR)09/06/201409/07/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM&Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PCrawford/Venango Co Fire School
 
Contact Information
Jim Wetzel 814-432-3780
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Incident Safety Officer (ISO)09/06/201409/07/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PCrawford/Venango Co Fire School
 
Contact Information
Jim Wetzel 814-432-3780
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Fire Fighter Survival (SURV)09/06/201409/07/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM&Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM&Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PCrawford/Venango Co Fire School
 
Contact Information
Jim Wetzel 814-432-3780
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Emergency Vehicle Driver Training (EVDT)09/06/201409/07/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM&Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PCrawford/Venango Co Fire School
 
Contact Information
Jim Wetzel 814-432-3780

Delaware County Courses

Elk County Courses

Erie County Courses

Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Legal Aspects of the Fire Service (LAFS)10/14/201410/23/2014 Tue, Thu 6:30 PM - 10:30 PA. F. Doble Hose and Ladder Co.
 
Contact Information
Mike Adams 814-860-0865
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
ICS-300: Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents for Operational First Resp10/01/201410/15/2014 Wed 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM& Wed 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM&Sun 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM&Sun 8:00 AM - 5:00 PCranesville Fire Dept
 
Contact Information
Tim Crane 814-440-2478
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
ICS-400: Advanced ICS for Command And General Staff, Complex Incidents and MACS for10/26/201411/05/2014Sun 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM&Sun 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM& Wed 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM& Wed 6:00 PM - 10:00 PCranesville Fire Dept
 
Contact Information
Tim Crane 814-440-2478
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Emergency Vehicle Driver Training (EVDT)08/16/201408/17/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PErie Co Dept of Public Safety
 
Contact Information
Brian Mesaros 814-451-7924
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Aircraft Crash Rescue Short Course (ACFR)08/18/201408/31/2014 Mon 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM&Sun, Mon 8:00 AM - 5:00 PPerry Hi-Way Hose Company
 
Contact Information
John Spaulding 814-864-0680

Fayette County Courses

Forest County Courses

Greene County Courses

Indiana County Courses

Jefferson County Courses

Lackawanna County Courses

Lancaster County Courses

Lawrence County Courses

Lebanon County Courses

Lycoming County Courses

McKean County Courses

Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
PA Basic Vehicle Rescue Technician (BVRT)08/27/201408/28/2014 Wed, Thu 8:30 AM - 5:30 PBRADFORD CITY FD
 
Contact Information
MATT RETTGER 814-598-8870
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Delmar Hazardous Materials Operations (DHMO)08/16/201408/23/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM&Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PFox Twp VFD
 
Contact Information
Ken Weidow 814-781-3646
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Delmar Hazardous Materials Operations (DHMO)08/09/201408/16/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM&Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PTri-County Fire School
 
Contact Information
Ken Weidow 814-781-3646
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Rope/High Angle Rescue I (RORE)09/27/201409/28/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM&Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PTri-County Fire School
 
Contact Information
Ken Weidow 814-781-3646
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Rapid Intervention Teams (RITC)09/27/201409/27/2014Sat 8:00 AM - 12:00 PTri-County Fire School
 
Contact Information
Ken Weidow 814-781-3646
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Resource Accountability Officer (RAO)09/28/201409/28/2014Sun 8:00 AM - 2:00 PTri-County Fire School
 
Contact Information
Ken Weidow 814-781-3646

Mercer County Courses

Monroe County Courses

Montgomery County Courses

Northampton County Courses

Potter County Courses

Tioga County Courses

Venango County Courses

Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Trench Rescue Operations (TRRE)08/16/201408/17/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM&Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PFranklin FD
 
Contact Information
James Wetzel 814-432-3780

Warren County Courses

Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
PA Basic Vehicle Rescue Awareness (BVRA)09/13/201409/14/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PClarendon FD
 
Contact Information
Andy Jones 814-730-1802
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
PA Basic Vehicle Rescue Operations (BVRO)09/27/201409/28/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PClarendon FD
 
Contact Information
Andy Jones 814-730-1802
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
PA Basic Vehicle Rescue Technician (BVRT)10/11/201410/12/2014Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PClarendon FD
 
Contact Information
Andy Jones 814-730-1802
Course TitleStart DateEnd DateTimesLocation
Delmar Hazardous Materials Operations Refresher (DHMOR)07/23/201407/23/2014 Wed 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM& Wed 5:00 PM - 11:00 PWarren State Hospital
 
Contact Information
Charles Thomas 814-726-4300

Washington County Courses

Westmoreland County Courses

York County Courses

 

 

For More Information Contact Our Staff

 Wayne Kovac, Fire Training Coordinator wayne.kovac@bc3.edu

 Francis "Kip" Deleonibus, Director of Public Safety Training and the Public Safety Training Facility francis.deleonibus@bc3.edu

 

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