Firefighter I Spring 2023 Graduation

Wednesday evening, May 17, 2023 15 students of the Entry Level Firefighter I class graduated at the Chester County Public Safety Training Campus.  The students completed the 10-week classroom and practical instruction with high praise from their instructors.

Chief Frank P. Hand, Pottstown Fire Department was the guest speaker. Chief Hand is a third-generation firefighter beginning his career in 1973.   He spoke on the attributes of being respectful, compassionate, trustworthy, and reliable.

The class recognized Stephen M. Smith, Jr. as their Class Spokesperson and instructors recognized Joseph Majuri as Class Cadet. 

Lead Instructor John DeMarco presented the class with their Certificates:

Andrew Becker                       First West Chester Fire Company

Giovanni Bisignani                 Sadsburyville Fire Company

Austin Brooks                         Honey Brook Fire Company

Adam Gardner                        Twin Valley Fire Department

Ronald Hill                              West Grove Fire Company

Anthony Ioele                         First West Chester Fire Company

Joseph Majuri                          Goshen Fire Company

Saravanan Manikandan          East Brandywine Fire Company

Christopher Marks                  West Grove Fire Company

Demetri Moyer                       Modena Fire Company

Nathan Sanchez                      First West Chester Fire Company

Andrew Schlotterer                 Valley Forge Volunteer Fire Company

Stephen M. Smith Jr.              Glenmoore Fire Company

Vijayabhasker Reedy Sudini  West Grove Fire Company

Preston Waltman                     Honey Brook Fire Company

FF I Spring 2023 Graduating Class

FF Class Pic

Chief Frank P. Hand, Guest Speaker

Chief Frank Hand

Commissioner Moskowitz presenting FF Stephen M Smith Jr, with the Class Spokesman plaque

Stephen M Smith Jr

Commissioner Moskowitz presenting FF Joseph Majuri, with the Class Cadet plaque

Joseph Majuri