Recent Calls
Wed. Jan 7th 2015
At 0528, Schuyler Fire was dispatched to a possible structure fire on Mowers Rd in the Town of Schuyler. Initial reports indicated smoke was filling the residence. Unit 2, upon arrival, upgraded the...
Sat. Nov 22nd 2014
At 1107, two engine crews from Schuyler Fire were requested by Frankfort Center FD to the scene of a working structure fire at the CharlesTown Mall Complex in Frankfort. Initial reports stated there ...
Fri. Sep 19th 2014
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Just before 0500 am Schuyler Fire Department was toned out for an outdoor fire. Initial reports from dispatch stated that that the fire was confined to an outdoor boiler. Secondary reports stated th...
Thu. Sep 18th 2014
Around 0930 this morning, Schuyler Fire and Schuyler Ambulance were dispatched to a one vehicle MVA with possible injury in the 200 block of Newport Road. Initial on-scene reports stated that both oc...
Wed. Sep 17th 2014
This afternoon around 1400hrs, Schuyler Fire and Schuyler Ambulance were dispatched to an MVA involving a motorcycle in the area of 1300 State Route 5 (Herkimer Road). Initial reports from dispatcher...
News Headlines
Mon. Jul 29th 2019
SVFC took 1st place for best appearing squad at NHFD Fire Truck Spectacular
Mon. Jul 14th 2014
Best appearing Appearing Ambulance
Mon. Mar 31st 2014
Attention officers:Website email addresses have been set up for each office.Please see Captain Edward LeFever for your log in credentials.Thank YouAny other member wishing to have an email address on ...
Sat. Dec 15th 2012
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The annual Department Christmas party raises over $600 for charity.
The SVFC annual Christmas party raised over $600 for charity during our Christmas auction hosted by Mike Knapp. All gifts auctioned...
Members
Edward L LeFever III
Edward L LeFever III
Position
President
Years of Service
12.98 years
Additional Positions
2nd Captain
Life Member
Past President

Job Training

NYS Essentials of Firemanship 36hrs 2/1982
EMS Crash Vehicle Extrication 11/1982
NYSAFC Building Construction Principals for the Company Officer 1988
NYSDOH EMS-HAZMAT Awareness 10/1993
NYS Hazardous Materials First Responder Operations 16hrs 2/1994
NYS DEC Search Rescue 04/1995
NYS Hazardous Materials Incident Command 24hrs 6/1995
NYS Hazardous Materials Technician 24hrs 10/1995
NYS Bus Rescue 4hrs 11/1995
NYS HAZMAT 1st Responder Train the Trainer 8hrs 12/1995
NYSAFC Firefighter Safety OSHA 8hrs 11/1996
NYS Fire Training Review 8hrs 1/1998
NHFD Engine Truck Company Operations OSHA 10/1998
NYS Fire Behavior Arson Awareness 12hrs 12/1998
FASNY HAZMAT Seminar 5hrs 3/1999
NYS Terrorism Awareness for the First Responder 4hrs 10/1999
NHFD SCBA Confidence OSHA 8hrs 10/1999
NYSAFC Improving your Fire Attack 3hrs 2/2000
NYS Domestic Terrorism Weapons of Mass Destruction 4hrs 2/2000
NYS Flammable and Combustible Liquid Emergencies 16hrs 3/2000
Niagara Mohawk Fire Training School 16hrs 4/2000
NHFD Emergency Vehicle Response/Operations OSHA 8hrs 10/2000
NYS CPR/AED 4hrs 1/2001
NYS Accident Vehicle Extrication 16hrs 1/2001
Mercy Flight Critical Care Air Medical Utilization 6hrs 2/2001
NHFD Pump Operations Course 60hrs 9/2001
NHFD Firefighter Safety Survival OSHA 8hrs 10/2001
NYSAFC House Fires the Way We Do Business 3hrs 2/2002
NYS Emergency Vehicle Operator 12hrs 5/2002
NYS Incident Safety Officer 15hrs 6/2002
NFA Incident Safety Officer 15hrs 6/2002
NYS Live Burn Training 3hrs 8/2002
NYS Live Burn Awareness 3hrs 8/2002
NYSAFC Risk Assessment Understanding the Responders Role 3hrs 2/2003
NHFD Emergency Vehicle Operations 8hrs 6/2003
NHFD Smoke the Seven Strategies OSHA 8hrs 10/2003
NYSAFC Mayday Mayday Firefighter Down Seminar 3hrs 10/2004
MID-STATE EMS CPR-AED 4hrs 12/2004
Mercy Flight Ground Crew Safety 3 hrs 2/2005
NYS Hazardous Materials Technician Refresher 8 hrs 4/2005
Pipeline Safety Training 2hrs 5/2005
FEMA ICS 100 Incident Command .3 CEU 8/2005
FEMA ICS 700 Incident Command .3 CEU 9/2005
MID-STATE EMS CPR-AED 4hrs 3/2007
NYS Introduction to Fire Officer 27hrs 5/2007
NYS Fire Officer One 24hrs 6/2007
FASNY Fire Combat Rules of Engagement 3hrs 10/9/2008
FEMA ICS 200.a ICS for single Resources and Initial Action Incidents .3 CEU 2/2010
IAFF Rehabiltation and Medical Monitoring 2/2010
American Heart Association CPR-AED 8/2010
NYS EMT Basic 12/2010
Currently Enrolled in NYS EMT Critical Care Technician course 7/11 to 3/12
American Heart Association CPR-AED 7/2011
ACLS 1/16/12
PALS 1/16/12
FASNY Train the Recruiter Seminar 10/2012
FEMA HazMat Awareness 8/16/13
FASNY Solar Awareness Operational Safety 9/16/13
NYS EMT Basic refresher 10/1/13
FEMA IS-00906 Basic Workplace Security Awareness .1 CEU 1/13/14
FEMA IS-00907 Active Shooter What you can do .1 CEU 1/13/14
FEMA IS-00912 Retail Security Awareness Understanding the Hidden Hazards .1 CEU 1/31/14
FEMA IS-00914 Surveillance Awareness What you can do .1 CEU 1/31/14
Cancer in the Fire Service Seminar 01/15
American Heart Association CPR-AED 1/2017
NYS EMT Basic refresher 1/30/17
American Heart Association CPR-AED 1/2019
NYSOFPC The rules have changed Firefighters Guide to lightweight wood construction 2/20
FEMA NFA The rules have changed Firefighters Guide to lightweight wood construction 2/20
NYSOFPC Traffic Incident Management System 2/20

Bio

Joined the fire service in 1981 I have served the following departments and communities while holding various positions.

Schuyler Volunteer Fire Company
Firefighter 8/12/2008 to Present
1st Captain 2010 2011 2020
2nd Captain 2011 2012 2014 2021
1st Lieutenant 2009 2010 2013
Safety Officer 2017 2018 2019
Secretary 2009 2010 2011
President 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2021
Board of Director 2020
Webmaster 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Training Officer 2021

New Hartford Fire Department
Firefighter 7/12/1993 to 7/7/2008
2nd Lieutenant Year 2002
3rd Lieutenant Year 2003
3rd Lieutenant Year 2004
2nd Lieutenant Year 2005
3rd Lieutenant Year 2007

Onondaga Hill Fire Department
Firefighter 1986-1989

South Onondaga Fire Department
Firefighter 1981-1983

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