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  Training Opportunities

Here you will find training opportunities within California, or nearby, that may be of interest to you or your agency. Click on the links below for a class flyer or more information.

The flyers and links posted below are informational only and we are not responsible for any cancellations or changes to the class dates, times, location, requirements, etc.  We are also not responsible for any type of certifications offered, issued, or not issued, for any of the classes listed on our site.  Always check with the class sponsor prior to taking any class to know exactly what type of certification is being offered.  Never assume you will receive certification based on the class title alone. Any questions concerning these classes should be directed to the class host or sponsor.

Feel free to send us your class flyers or schedules, as a PDF, to mcftoa@gmail.com and we will do our best to post them below.

Classes held at the California Fire Academy at Monterey Bay through Monterey Peninsula College are listed below on the “PSTC” (Public Safety Training Center) tab of this site.

 

Executive Fire Officer:

Executive Fire Officer 4A – Elite Command Training, Feb. 1 – 3, 2023, Escondido, CA

Executive Fire Officer 4B – Elite Command Training, Mar. 6, 2023, Escondido, CA

Executive Fire Officer 4C – Elite Command Training, Feb. 13 – 15, 2023, Escondido, CA

Executive Fire Officer 4D – Elite Command Training, Apr. 3 – 6, 2023, Escondido, CA

Executive Fire Officer 4E – Elite Command Training, Mar. 7, 2023, Escondido, CA

 

Chief Officer:

Chief Officer 3D – Sierra College, Dec. 5 – 7, 2022, Roseville, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3D – Linden-Peters Fire District, Dec. 12 – 16, 2022, Linden, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3D – Elite Command Training, Dec. 12 – 15, 2022, Escondido, CA

 

Company Officer:

Company Officer 2D – Monterey County Fire Training Officers, Dec. 5 – 9, 2022, Seaside, CA

Company Officer 2D – Elite Command Training, Dec. 12 – 15, 2022, Manhattan Beach, CA

Company Officer 2D – Elite Command Training, Jan. 3 – 6, 2023, Escondido, CA

Company Officer 2E – Monterey County Fire Training Officers, Jan. 9 – 13, 2023, Seaside, CA

Company Officer 2D – Fresno FD, Jan. 23 – 27, 2023, Fresno, CA

Company Officer 2D – Yuba College, Feb. 2023 (Hybrid), Marysville, CA

Company Officer 2E – Elite Command Training, Jan. 9 – 12, 2023, Manhattan Beach, CA

Company Officer 2E – Elite Command Training, Jan. 23 – 26, 2023, Escondido, CA

Company Officer 2E – Yuba College, Mar. – Apr. 2023 (Hybrid), Marysville, CA

 

Fire Science / Protection Technology Degree Program:

Fire Science Degree Program (FESHE) – South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium / Gavilan College, September 2022 – December 2022, Online Format

Fire Protection Technology Core Classes – Monterey Peninsula College, 2022-2023, MPC Public Safety Training Center

 

Position Assignments:

AH-330, Strike Team / Task Force Leader, All Hazards – Shield Training Center, Dec. 12 – 15, 2022, Redding, CA

AH (All Hazards) Strike Team / Task Force Leader – Elite Command Training, Feb. 6 – 9, 2023, Escondido, CA

AH 330 Strike Team Leader – CSFA, Jan. 17 – 20, 2023, Williams, CA

NIMS L956 Liaison Officer – CSFA, Jan. 21 -22, 2023, Williams, CA

 

Incident Command:

 

Leadership:

Creating Environments for Professional Growth – National Fire Academy / Alameda County FD, Jan. 10 – 11, 2023, Dublin, CA

Perspectives in Thinking – National Fire Academy / Alameda County FD, Feb. 13 – 14, 2023, Dublin, CA

Framework to Success – National Fire Academy / Alameda County FD, Mar. 13 – 14, 2023, Dublin, CA

 

Career Development:

CSFA Training Academy – California State Firefighters Association , Jan. 17 – 22, 2023, Williams, CA 

 

Fire Suppression:

Live Fire Training – CSFA, Jan. 21 – 22, 2023, Williams, CA 

 

Fire Investigation:

Fire Investigation 1A – CCAI / Fresno City College, Apr. 17 – 21, 2023, Fresno, CA

Fire Investigation 1B – CCAI / Fresno City College, Apr. 24 – 27, 2023, Fresno, CA

FI-210 Wildland Fire Investigation 1B – CCAI / Fresno City College, May 1 – 5, 2023, Fresno, CA

Fire Investigation 1C – CCAI / Fresno City College, May 8 – 12, 2023, Fresno, CA

 

Fire Inspector:

Fire Inspector 1A – Hazardous Materials Institute, Mar. 20 – 22, 2023, Dixon, CA

Fire Inspector 1B – Hazardous Materials Institute, Apr. 24 – 26, 2023, Dixon, CA

Fire Inspector 1C – Hazardous Materials Institute, Jun. 5 – 7, 2023, Dixon, CA

Fire Inspector 1D – Hazardous Materials Institute, Jun. 26 – 27, 2023, Dixon, CA

Fire Inspector 2A – Hazardous Materials Institute, Sept. 5 – 6, 2023, Rocklin, CA

Fire Inspector 2B – Hazardous Materials Institute, Oct. 2 – 4, 2023, Rocklin, CA

Fire Inspector 2C – Hazardous Materials Institute, Nov. 6 – 7, 2023, Rocklin, CA

Fire Inspector 2D – Hazardous Materials Institute, Dec. 4 – 7, 2023, Rocklin, CA

 

Plan Examiner:

Plan Examiner 1C – Hazardous Materials 1C, Hazardous Materials Institute, / Amador Fire, Jan. 23 – 26, 2023, Jackson, CA

 

Fire Prevention:

2022 Building and Fire Code Update – Hazardous Materials Institute / CAL FIRE Napa County, Dec. 13 – 14, 2022, Napa, CA

 

Instructor:

Instructor I – Monterey County Fire Training Officers, Feb. 6 – 10, 2023, Seaside, CA

Instructor I – Elite Command Training, March 27 – 30, 2023, Manhattan Beach, CA

Instructor I – Yuba College, Apr. – May 2023 (Hybrid), Marysville, CA

Instructor II – Monterey County Fire Training Officers, Mar. 6 – 10, 2023, Seaside, CA

Instructor II – SBRPSTC / San Jose FD, Dec. 5 – 8, 2022, San Jose, CA

Instructor III – Monterey County Fire Training Officers, April 10 – 14, 2023, Seaside, CA

 

Instructor Training:

 

Driver / Operator:

Driver Operator 1B – Sierra College, Dec. 12 – 15, 2022, Grass Valley, CA

 

Auto Extrication:

 

Wildland:

S-290 Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior – Precision Training Group, Jan. 23 – 26, 2023, Seaside, CA

S-290 – Yuba College, Mar. 2023, (Hybrid) Marysville, CA

 

Emergency Medical Services:

 

HAZMAT:

Hazardous Materials Incident Commander – Alameda County FD, Dec. 12 – 13, 2022, Dublin, CA

HAZMAT IC – Fresno FD, Jan. 16 – 17, 2023, Fresno, CA

HAZMAT IC – Yuba College, Feb. 4 – 5, 2023, Marysville, CA

 

Rescue:

Trench Rescue – Riverside County FD, Dec. 9 – 11, 2022, Riverside, CA

Rope Rescue Technician – Riverside County FD, Dec. 5 – 9, 2022, Riverside, CA

 

Special Operations:

 

Media / PIO:

L0105 Public Information Officer Basic – Bay Area UASI Training and Exercise Program, Jan. 9 – 13, 2023, Online

L-952 All Hazards Position Specific PIO – North Net Training, Feb. 6 – 9, 2023, Anaheim, CA

 

Critical Incident Stress:

LEDS and Behavioral Health – CSFA, Jan. 19 – 20, 2023, Williams, CA 

 

Radio Communications: