Matt Artz

Position(s): Firefighter/Paramedic

Hunting, Fishing, Camping

Fire Operations Mods A, B, C, D; HazMat Operations; ICS 100, 200, 700, 800; Intro to Farm Emergencies, Farm Chemical Emergencies, Machinery Entanglements, Tractor Overturns; Water Rescue & Emergency Response, Emergency Boat Operations; Basic Ropes and Rigging; EVOC

National Registry EMT-Paramedic (NREMT-P), PADOH EMT-Paramedic (EMT-P); Advanced Cardiac Life Support; Pediatric Advanced Life Support; International Trauma Life Support; PADOH Vehicle Rescue Technician

Other Membership
Aug. 2002-Aug. 2003-Central Fire Company, Punxsutawney Fire Department;
Feb. 2004-March 2006-Indiana Fire Association

Service Awards
Member's Choice Award-2011

Positions Held

Jim-Father; Cathy-Mother; Michelle-Sister; Sarah-Fiance

Favorite Quote
I have no ambition in this world but one, and that is to be a fireman. The position may, in the eyes of some, appear to be a lowly one; but we who know the work which the fireman has to do believe that his is a noble calling. -Chief Edward Croker