Bucks Graduates 100 Local Firefighters, Names 3 Outstanding Students
The Bucks County Public Safety Training Center, run by the college, recognized those who completed national certification training in a May 21 ceremony
Bucks County Community College, the third-largest public-safety training provider in the U.S., recently recognized 100 volunteer firefighters who completed national certification training through the college-run Bucks County Public Safety Training Center.
The firefighters were honored at a ceremony May 21 at the college’s Newtown campus. Bucks instructors led three classes this spring at the Lower Bucks Public Safety Training Center in Croydon, the Bucks County Public Safety Training Center Doylestown, and the Ottsville Fire Company.
Three firefighters – one from each class – were recognized at the ceremony with an Outstanding Student Award.
- John Otte (pictured above, on the left, with instructor and executive director Robert Grunmeier) of the Hilltown Twp. Volunteer Fire Co.
- Bryan Warner (pictured right, on the left, with instructor Joseph Chrobak) of Levittown Fire Co. No. 2
- Joseph Fortunato (pictured left) of the Northampton Twp. Volunteer Fire Co.
To learn more about the college’s Bucks County Public Safety Training Center, visit www.bucks.edu/publicsafety.