Last Chance to Sign up For EMT Class

An Emergency Medical Technician class will be held at the Gerrittsen Beach Fire Department starting October 10th through March on Mondays and Thursdays, 7-10 p.m., and on alternate Sundays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

EMT certification qualifies individuals for employment in the field of EMS. Ambulance services and FDNY are in need of EMTs.

EMT class cost $850. No prior medical background or training is needed for either class.

To register, or for more information, call the Gerrittsen Beach Fire Department at 718-332-9292. Those who are interested should call soon, as the deadline is October 7th .

Dan’s 5k Fun Run

EMT/FF English, Fire Captain/EMT Mezzatesta, Crash Test George, Prob Finnelli, EMT/FF Sherman

We were honored to participate and provide emergency medical coverage for Dan Fosters 5k fun run and walk on September 17th 2011.

Thank you to all the runners, crash test George for being a good sport and not complaining, and Dan Foster for always putting together a great event.


Getting tired with the 175 lb mannequin?

September 11th Memorials

Group shot.

The Gerrittsen Beach Fire Department attended memorial ceremonies in Marine Park and Gerritsen Beach to honor the tenth anniversary of the tragic events of 9/11 2001 .

Engine 1 in Marine Park

Chief Czap with Congressman Elect Bob Turner