Richard C. Black

Serving Since 2010


9-1-1 GIS Manager/Assistant IT Manager

Fayette County

Emergency Management Agency

9-1-1 GIS Consultant

Greene County

Emergency Services


Brownsville Ambulance

UPMC PreHospital Care

Roles in the Company

Assistant Fire Chief




Water Rescue Team


(724) 880-0318 Mobile

Training Profile

Professional Firefighter

NFPA 1001 ProBoard - Firefighter 1

Vehicle Rescue (Technician)

Water Rescue (Technician)


Intro to the Fire Service

Fireground Support

Exterior Firefighter

Interior Firefighter

Wellsite Emergency First Responder

Hazard Materials Operations

Bus Rescue (BRES)

Basic Vehicle Rescue

Special Vehicle Rescue

Trench, Confined Space Rescue



Field Force Extrication

NFPA 472 - Hazardous Materials Awareness

NFPA 472 - Hazardous Materials Operations

Medical/Healthcare Provider

Nationally Registered Paramedic

International Trauma Life Support (ITLS) Advanced

Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS)

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)


BLS/ALS Instructor

CPR Instructor

Water Rescue

Water Rescue & Emergency Response (WRER)

Emergency Boat Operations Course (EBOR)

Advanced Line Systems Rescue (ALSR)

Ice Rescue (IRER)

Incident Command

PEMA Local Basic Emergency Management Certification

PEMA Local Advanced Emergency Management Certification

PEMA Local Professional Emergency Management Certification

PEMA County Basic Emergency Management Certification

FEMA-NIMS Professional Development Series

IS-100 Intro to ICS

ICS-300 Advanced ICS

ICS-400 Advanced ICS

G-191 ICS-EOC Interface

G-235 Emergency Planning

G-290 Public Information Officer

G-366 Planning for Needs of Children in Disasters

G-386 Mass Fatalities Response & Management

Other Affiliations

Member of Fayette County HazMat Team

Member of Fayette County Swiftwater Rescue Team

Member of Washington County HazMat Team

Member of Fayette County Firefighters Association

Member of Southwest PA Chiefs and Asst. Chiefs Association