Shelby, Ridgeway firefighters take officer training program in Genesee
BATAVIA – Twenty-nine regional firefighters participated in the four-hour Leadership, Accountabiity, Courage & Knowledge (L.A.C.K.) program held on the Genesee County Fire Training Center on Jan. 8.
The L.A.C.K. program provides an opportunity for fire officers, training officers and chief offers to improve their personal and organizational skill set. On-going education and training of first responders is essential for awareness, prevention and safe and effective response.
L.A.C.K. participants included:
ALABAMA FIRE DEPARTMENT: Richard T. Brunea, Michelle L. Patnode, William C. Schutt and Alison L. Thompson.
BATAVIA, TOWN FIRE DEPARTMENT: James W. Bouton, Daniel J. Coffey, Paul R. Dibble, Benjamin R. Fisher, Joseph J. Hinz, Gary D. Diegelman, Thomas M. Garlock, Clayton A. Gorski, Daniel A. Jacques, Ian A. Sanfratello, Tyler J. Stewart, David Tran and Robert H. Tripp.
CORFU VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT: Mitchell D. Bates, Lori Ann Santini and Kristen M. Gaik.
ELBA VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY: Jennifer A. Cardinali, Mandy L. Esten, Timothy J. Hoffarth, Michael J. Schad, Jr. and George M. Underhill.
RIDGEWAY VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT: Tyler R. Lucian.
SHELBY VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT: Jeffrey C. Arnett, Crystal M. Petry and Scott E. Petry.