The Law and Public Safety Institute in Mahwah recently graduated a new class of certified EMTs. The grads include eight newly-certified members who will join Mahwah's all-volunteer squad.
According to the Institute's website, the new EMTs were "trained to provide basic life support measures such as patient assessment, treatment of shock, oxygen therapy, use of certain medications, bandaging and splinting and emergency childbirth."
According to Co. 1 Ambulance Captain Greg Antonetti, the following Mahwah volunteers were acknowledged at a recent graduation ceremony:
New EMTs: Jackie Bejko, Diane Hauk, Bob Murken, Susan Murken and Matt Ingis
Returning EMT: Charlie CrokerRe
Certifying EMTs: Michele O'Toole, JoAnn Rean and Jessica Rein
New EMTs: Arielle Ebanietti, Sophie Pielka and Cheryl ShawRe
Certifying EMTs: Donna Balkema, Chuck Jandris and Robert Reilly
Get more information about the certification program here.