Ascension Parish community photo gallery for Jan. 21, 2016 _lowres

Photo provided by James LeBlanc -- St. Amant Volunteer Fire Department members recently earning training certification include, second from left, firefighters Nicholas Bowman, Broc Poche and ’Mytrail Whitehead, Sgt. Greg Swanson and firefighters Myron Guidry and Kane Hana. At left is Assistant Chief Josh Wingerter and at right is Assistant Chief/Training Chief Shane Stuntz.

Six members of the St. Amant Volunteer Fire Department recently received training certifications, Chief James E. LeBlanc said.

Receiving certifications were firefighters Nicholas Bowman, Kane Hana and Mytrail Whitehead, NFPA 1403; firefighter Broc Poche and Sgt. Greg Swanson, hazmat technician; and firefighter Myron Guidry, instructor I and II and December Firefighter of the Month.

The training counts toward the department’s Property Insurance Association rating, LeBlanc said.