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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 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 sent 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 at the bottom of this page or on the “PSTC” (Public Safety Training Center) tab of this site.

 

Executive Chief Fire Officer:

Executive Chief Fire Officer 4A – San Luis Obispo FD / South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium, Sept. 24 – 26, 2018, San Luis Obispo, CA

Executive Chief Fire Officer 4B – San Luis Obispo FD / South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium, Sept. 27 – 28, 2018, San Luis Obispo, CA

Executive Chief Fire Officer 4C – San Luis Obispo FD / South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium, Oct. 8 – 11, 2018, San Luis Obispo, CA

Executive Chief Fire Officer 4D – San Luis Obispo FD / South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium, Oct. 22 – 26, 2018, San Luis Obispo, CA

Executive Chief Fire Officer 4E – San Luis Obispo FD / South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium, Nov. 13 – 14, 2018, San Luis Obispo, CA

 

Chief Fire Officer:

Chief Fire Officer 3D – Sure Fire Training Inc., Nov. 12 – 14, 2018, Santa Barbara, CA

 

Company Officer:

Company Officer 2A – Monterey FD, Nov. 12 – 16, 2018, Monterey, CA

Company Officer 2A – Red Helmet Training, August 27 – 31, 2018, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Company Officer 2A – American Health Education, October 8 – 12, 2018, Dublin, CA

Company Officer 2A – Industrial Emergency Council, Sept. 17 – 21, 2018, Millbrae, CA

Company Officer 2A – Fresno City College, Aug. 27 – 31, 2018, Fresno, CA

Company Officer 2B – CalFire / Pebble Beach, Dec. 17 – 19, 2018, Seaside, CA

Company Officer 2B – Industrial Emergency Council, Oct. 15 – 17, 2018, 2018, Millbrae, CA

Company Officer 2B – American Health Education, September 10 – 12, 2018, Dublin, CA

Company Officer 2B – Red Helmet Training, Oct. 1 – 3, 2018, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Company Officer 2B – Fresno City College, Sept. 4 – 6, 2018, Fresno, CA

Company Officer 2C – CALFIRE / Pebble Beach, Jan 7 – 11, 2018, Seaside, CA

Company Officer 2C – Industrial Emergency Council, Nov. 5 – 9, 2018, Belmont, CA

Company Officer 2C – Sure Fire Training, Oct. 31 – Nov. 1, 2018, Santa Barbara, CA.

Company Officer 2C – Red Helmet Training, Sept. 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 2018, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Company Officer 2C – American Health Education, October 22 – 26, 2018, Dublin, CA

Company Officer 2C – Fresno City College, Oct. 1 – 5, 2018, Fresno, CA

Company Officer 2D – Monterey FD, Feb. 11 – 15, 2019, Monterey, CA

Company Officer 2D – American Health Education, November 5 – 9, 2018, Dublin, CA

Company Officer 2D – Industrial Emergency Council, Dec. 4 – 7, 2018, Millbrae, CA

Company Officer 2D – Fresno City College, Oct. 22 – 26, 2018, Fresno, CA

Company Officer 2E – Monterey FD, Mar. 4 – 8, 2019, Monterey, CA

Company Officer 2E – Fresno City College, Nov. 12 – 16, 2018, Fresno, CA

Company Officer 2E – Industrial Emergency Council, Feb. 4 – 8, 2019, Belmont, CA

 

Incident Command Position Assignments:

S-400 & FEMA L-950 Incident Commander “All Hazard” – Elite Command Training, Nov. 5 – 9, 2018, Glendale, CA

S-404 & FEMA L-954 Safety Officer “All Hazard” – Elite Command Training, Oct. 23 – 26, 2018, Glendale, CA

S-430AR & FEMA L-958 Operations Section Chief “All Hazard” – Elite Command Training, Sept. 25 – 28, 2018, Glendale, CA

L-954 / S-404 Safety Officer “All Hazard” – Elite Command Training, Oct. 9 – 12, 2018, South Placer FPD

L-954 / S-404 Safety Officer “All Hazard” – Elite Command Training, Oct. 1 – 4, 2018, Alameda, CA

L-954 / S-404 Safety Officer “All Hazard” – Elite Command Training, Nov. 13 – 16, 2018, Rohnert Park, CA

L-954 / S-404 Safety Officer “All Hazard” – Elite Command Training, Dec. 3 – 6, 2018, El Cajon, CA

 

Incident Command:

ICS 200 – Elite Command Training, Sept. 20 – 21, 2018, Glendale, CA

 

Fire Ground Operations / Suppression:

 

SLICE-RS / Modern Fire Attack:

 

Emergency Medical Services:

Emergency Medicine and Critical Care Symposium – REACH Air Medical Services / San Bernadino County Fire, Oct. 5, 2018, Fontana, CA

 

Career Development:

Company Officer Academy – Santa Clara County Training Officers / South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium, various dates in 2018, Santa Clara County, CA

Building Construction for the Fire Service – Fire Nuggets, November 8, 2018, Woodland, CA

Building Construction for the Fire Service – Fire Nuggets, November 9, 2018, Woodland, CA

Mastering the Fire Service Assessment Center – Firefighter Inspiration Readiness & Education, Oct. 1 – 4, 2018, Roseville, CA

 

Wildland Firefighting Training:

S-219 Firing Operations – Precision Training Group, Nov. 28 – 30, 2018, San Gabriel, CA

S-390 Wildland Fire Calculations – Elite Command Training, Dec. 4 – 7, 2018, Glendale, CA

Calaveras Prescribed Fire – Training Exchange -Prometheus Fire Consulting Services, Nov. 5 – 16, 2018, Calaveras County, CA

Basic Wildland Fire Academy – Mid Valley Regional Training Center, Oct. 1 – Nov. 2, 2018, Del Rey, CA.

 

Rope Rescue Technician:

 

Low Angle Rope Rescue Operational:

Low Angle Rope Rescue Operational – Riverside County FD, Oct. 18 – 20, 2018, Riverside, CA

Low Angle Rope Rescue Technician – Riverside County FD, Nov. 30 – Dec. 2, 2018, Riverside, CA

Low Angle Rope Rescue Operational – Northern California Rescue Training, August 21 – 23, 2018, Pleasanton, CA

 

Rescue Systems:

Rescue Systems 1 – Industrial Emergency Council, Oct. 1 – 5, 2018, Menlo Park, CA

Rescue Systems 1 – Riverside County FD, Nov. 5 – 9, 2018, Riverside, CA

Rescue Systems 1 – Milpitas FD / RW Jones and Associates, Dec. 3 – 7, 2018, Milpitas, CA

Rescue Systems 1 – Northern California Rescue Training / Livermore – Pleasanton FD, August 27 – 31, 2018, Pleasanton, CA

Rescue Systems II – Industrial Emergency Council, Nov. 5 – 9, 2018, Menlo Park, CA

Rescue Systems III – Industrial Emergency Council, Dec. 12 – 14, 2018, 2018, Menlo Park, CA

 

Rapid Intervention Crew (RIC):

RIC Operations – Riverside County FD, Oct. 24 – 26, 2018, Riverside, CA

RIC Firefighter Safety and Survival – Riverside County FD, Oct. 22 – 23, 2018, Riverside, CA

 

Trench Rescue:

Trench Rescue Technician – Riverside County FD, Dec. 3 – 5, 2018, Riverside, CA

Trench Rescue Technician – Northern California Rescue Training, Sept. 12 – 14, 2018, Concord, CA

 

Confined Space Rescue:

Confined Space Rescue Technician – Riverside County FD, Nov. 12 – 16, 2018, Riverside, CA

Confined Space Rescue Technician – Milpitas FD / RW Jones and Associates, Nov. 5 – 9, 2018, Milpitas, CA

 

Water Rescue:

Water Rescue Technician – Riverside County FD, Sept. 10 – 14, 2018, Blythe, CA

Water Rescue Technician – Riverside County FD, Oct. 1 – 5, 2018, Blythe, CA

Open Water Rescue Swimmer Basic & NFPA Surf Rescue Swimmer / Inflatable Rescue Boat Operations – Cambria FD / North Coast Ocen Rescue / FMC, Oct. 1 – 4, 2018, Cambria, CA

 

Special Rescue Operations:

 

Driver Operator:

Driver Operator 1B – Cordelia Fire Protection District, August 31, Sept. 1, 2, 8, 9, 2018, Fairfield, CA

Driver Operator 1A – North Net Training Center, November 5 – 9, 2018, Anaheim, CA.

 

Traffic Incident Safety / Apparatus / Vehicle Operation:

Auto Extrication – Riverside County FD, Nov. 30 – Dec. 1, 2018, Riverside, CA

National Traffic Incident Management Responder Training – Web-based (On going and continuous)

Driven to be an Engineer – Red Helmet Training, Sept. 24 – 26, 2018, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

 

Drone Operations:

 

Fire Investigation:

 

Fire / Arson Investigation Training:

 

Fire Prevention:

 

Fire Prevention Training:

 

Fire Inspector:

Fire Inspector 1A – Industrial Emergency Council, Sept. 10 – 12, 2018, Foster City, CA

Fire Inspector 1B – Industrial Emergency Council, Sept. 24 – 26, 2018, Foster City, CA

Fire Inspector 1C – Industrial Emergency Council, Oct. 8 – 10, 2018, Foster City, CA

Inspector 1C – American Health Education, September 17 – 19, 2018, Dublin, CA

Inspector 1D – American Health Education, September 20 – 21, 2018, Dublin, CA

Fire Inspector 1D – Industrial Emergency Council, Oct. 29 – 30, 2018, Millbrae, CA

 

Plans Examiner:

Plan Examiner 1A – Northern California Fire Prevention Officers, Oct. 1 – 4, 2018, Rocklin, CA

Plan Examiner 1B – Northern California Fire Prevention Officers, Nov. 5 – 8, 2018, Rocklin, CA

Plan Examiner 1C – Northern California Fire Prevention Officers, Jan. 7 – 10, 2019, Rocklin, CA

 

Hazardous Materials:

HAZMAT Technician D Week – RW Jones and Associates, August 27 – 30, 2018, Milpitas, CA

HAZMAT Specialist F Week – RW Jones and Associates, October 8 – 11, 2018, Mountain View, CA

HAZMAT Specialist G Week – RW Jones and Associates, October 15 – 18, 2018, Mountain View, CA

Hazardous Materials Incident Commander – Red Helmet Training, Oct. 4 – 5, 2018, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Hazardous Materials Incident Commander – Industrial Emergency Council, Jan. 14 – 15, 2019, Belmont, CA

 

Ethical Leadership in the Classroom:

Ethical Leadership in the Classroom – Fire Instruction, Aug. 24, 2018, Oakdale, CA

Ethical Leadership in the Classroom – Red Helmet Training, September 18, 2018, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

 

Regional Instructor Orientation:

 

State Fire Training Updates / Certifications:

 

Instructor I

Instructor 1 – September 5, 6, 10, 11, 12, 2018, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Fire Instructor 1 – Industrial Emergency Council, Oct. 23 – 26, 2018, Millbrae, CA

Instructor 1 – City College of San Francisco, Oct. 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 2018, San Francisco, CA

Fire Instructor I – Fresno City College, Sept. 17 – 21, 2018, 2018, Fresno, CA

 

Instructor II:

Instructor ll – American Health Education, December 10 – 14, 2018, Dublin, CA

Instructor ll – Red Helment Training, Sept. 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 2018, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Fire Instructor ll – Industrial Emergency Council, Dec. 10 – 14, 2018, Millbrae, CA

Fire Instructor II – Fresno City College, Nov. 26 – 30, 2018, 2018, Fresno, CA

 

Terrorism / WMD:

 

PIO / Media / Social Media:

 

Critical Incident Stress:

Wellness on the Front Line-2018 Public Safety Peer Support Association Conference – Public Safety Peer Support Association, October 16 – 19, 2018, San Diego, CA

Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) / Individual & Group Crisis Intervention Training – International Critical Incident Stress Foundation, Inc. / Monterey County Health Department, Oct. 31 – Nov. 2, 2018, Marina, CA

 

Personnel:

Managing Disciplinary Challenges in the Fire Service – Riverside Fire Department / Kurt Varone-Fire Law, November 7, 2018, Riverside, CA

Fire Service Labor / Management Relations – San Luis Obispo FD / South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium, Nov. 15 – 16, 2018, San Luis Obispo, CA

Rescue Me – Strategies and Tactics for Employee Fires, Red Helmet Training, Sept. 4, 2018, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Firefighter Bill of Rights “The Decision Makers” – Labor & Management – Elite Command Training, Nov. 15, 2018, Anaheim, CA

Firefighter Bill of Rights “The Decision Makers” – Labor & Management – Elite Command Training, Nov. 30, 2018, Glendale, CA

Firefighter Bill of Rights “The Decision Makers” – Labor & Management – Elite Command Training, Dec. 7, 2018, San Diego, CA

Firefighter Bill of Rights “The Decision Makers” – Labor & Management – Elite Command Training, Dec. 14, 2018, Riverside, CA

 

Communications:

 

Honor Guard:

 

 Conferences / Expos:

 

California Fire Academy at Monterey Bay:

The following State Fire Training classes are presented by Monterey Peninsula College and the California Fire Academy at Monterey Bay located at the Monterey Peninsula College Public Safety Training Center in Seaside, CA.   For registration information on these classes, or other classes offered MPC Public Safety Training Center, contact Jill Cavanaugh at 831-646-4240, or jcavanaugh@mpc.edu. Additional information and a list of upcoming classes offered by the California Fire Academy at Monterey Bay and Monterey Peninsula College can be found by clicking the “PSTC” tab of this website.