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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 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 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 below on the “PSTC” (Public Safety Training Center) tab of this site.

 

Executive Chief Fire Officer:

 

Chief Fire Officer:

 

Company Officer:

Company Officer 2A:

Company Officer 2A – South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium / San Jose FD, Oct. 21 – 25, 2019, San Jose, CA

Company Officer 2A – Elite Command Training, Sept. 9 – 12, 2019, Anaheim, CA

 

Company Officer 2B:

Company Officer 2B – Fire Instruction, Sept. 30 – Oct. 2, 2019, Oakdale, CA

Company Officer 2B – Elite Command Training, Sept. 25 – 27, 2019, Anaheim, CA

Company Officer 2B – Riverside County Training Officers Association, Aug. 28 – 30, 2019, Riverside, CA

 

Company Officer 2C:

Company Officer 2C – Elite Command Training, July 15 – 18, 2019, Rancho Santa Fe, CA

Company Officer 2C – Elite Command Training, Oct. 7 – 10, 2019, Anaheim, CA

Company Officer 2C – Riverside County Training Officers Association, July 22 – 26, 2019, Riverside, CA

 

Company Officer 2D:

Company Officer 2D – Elite Command Training, Aug. 5 – 8, 2019, Rancho Santa Fe, CA

Company Officer 2D – Elite Command Training, Nov. 18 – 21, 2019, Anaheim, CA

Company Officer 2D – Riverside County Training Officers Association, July 8 – 12, 2019, Riverside, CA

 

Company Officer 2E:

Company Officer 2E – Elite Command Training, Sept. 3 – 6, 2019, Rancho Santa Fe, CA

Company Officer 2E – Elite Command Training, Dec. 9 – 12, 2019, Anaheim, CA

 

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher Training:

 

Incident Command Position Assignments:

L-960 Division Group Supervisor – Elite Command Training, Sept. 24 – 26, 2019, Fullerton, CA

L-958 Operations Section Chief – Elite Command Training, Oct. 15 – 18, 2019, Fullerton, CA

L-952 Public Information – Elite Command Training, Oct. 21 – 24, 2019, Fullerton, CA

L-950 Incident Commander – Elite Command Training, Nov. 5 – 8, 2019, Glendale, CA

L-954 Safety Officer – Elite Command Training, Nov. 18 – 21, 2019, Glendale, CA

S-200 Initial Attack IC – Elite Command Training, Sept. 18 – 20, 2019, Rancho Santa Fe, CA

L-960 Division Group Supervisor – Elite Command Training, Oct. 1 – 3, 2019, Rancho Santa Fe, CA

S-230 Crew Boss – Elite Command Training / Petaluma & Rohnert Park Public Safety, Nov. 8 – 20, 2019, Rohnert Park, CA

S-231 Engine Boss – Elite Command Training / Petaluma & Rohnert Park Public Safety, Nov. 21 – 22, 2019, Rohnert Park, CA

AH-221 Damage Inspection Specialist – South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium / San Jose FD, Oct. 15 – 16, 2019, San Jose, CA

 

Incident Command:

ICS 300 – Fire Instruction, Oct. 7 – 9, 2019, Oakdale, CA

ICS 300 – Elite Command Training / Petaluma & Rohnert Park Public Safety, July 8 – 10, 2019, Rohnert Park, CA

ICS 400 – Fire Instruction, Oct. 10, 2019, Oakdale, CA

ICS 400 – Elite Command Training / Petaluma & Rohnert Park Public Safety, July 11 – 12, 2019, Rohnert Park, CA

ICS 200 – Riverside County Training Officers Association, Aug. 26 – 27, 2019, Riverside, CA

 

Fire Ground Operations / Suppression:

 

SLICE-RS / Modern Fire Attack:

 

Gas and Electrical Emergencies / Safety:

Gas & Electricial Safety Training for First Responders – Pacific Gas & Electric Co., on-going training throughout Northern California

 

Solar / Photovoltaic:

 

Emergency Medical Services:

Burn Care – From First Responder Field Recognition – Treatment – Triage – Through Burn Center Care and Rehab – UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital / REACH / CALSTAR / Monterey Fire, August 9, 2019, Monterey, CA

 

Career Development:

 

Wildland Firefighting Training:

S-215 Wildland Urban Interface Operations, Dec. 17 – 20, 2019, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

S-219 Ignition Operations – Elite Command Training, June 24 – 26, 2019, Woodland, CA

S-270 Basic Air Operations – Elite Command Training, Sept. 16 – 17, 2019, Rancho Santa Fe, CA

S-290 Intermediate Fire Behavior – Elite Command Training, Oct. 21 – 24, 2019, Rancho Santa Fe, CA

S-290 Intermediate Fire Behavior – Elite Command Training / Petaluma & Rohnert Park Public Safety, Oct. 1 – 4, 2019, Rohnert Park, CA

 

Rope Rescue Technician:

Rope Rescue Technician – RW Jones and Associates, Aug. 19 – 23, 2019, Milpitas, CA

 

Low Angle Rope Rescue Operational:

 

Rescue Systems:

Rescue Systems 1 – CAL FIRE / Riverside County FD, Sept. 30 – Oct. 4, 2019, Riverside, CA

Rescue Systems 1 – RW Jones and Associates, July 15 – 18, 2019, Milpitas, CA

 

Rapid Intervention Crew (RIC):

 

Trench Rescue:

Trench Rescue Technician – CAL FIRE / Riverside County FD, Nov. 15 – 17, 2019, Riverside, CA

Trench Rescue Technician – RW Jones and Associates, Oct. 15 – 17, 2019, Milpitas, CA

 

Confined Space Rescue:

Confined Space Rescue Technician – CAL FIRE / Riverside County FD, Nov. 18 – 20, 2019, Riverside, CA

Confined Space Awareness – CAL FIRE / Riverside County FD, Nov. 9, 2019, Riverside, CA

Confined Space Rescue Technician – RW Jones and Associates, Nov. 4 – 7, 2019, Milpitas, CA

 

Water Rescue:

Water Rescue Technician – Riverside County FD, Sept. 9 – 13, 2019, Blythe, CA

Water Rescue Technician – Riverside County FD, Oct. 7 – 11, 2019, Blythe, CA

 

Special Rescue Operations:

 

Driver Operator:

 

Traffic Incident Safety / Apparatus / Vehicle Operation:

Auto Extrication – Riverside County FD, Dec. 6 – 8, 2019, Riverside, CA

 

Drone Operations:

 

Fire Investigation:

Fire Investigation 1A – California Conference of Arson Investigators, July 15 – 19, 2019, Newport Beach, CA

Fire Investigation 1C – Elite Command Training, August 19 – 23, 2019, Los Angeles, CA

 

Fire / Arson Investigation Training:

 

Fire Prevention:

 

Fire Prevention Training:

 

Fire Inspector:

Fire Inspector 2A – South Bay Regional Public Safter Training Consortium / San Jose FD, July 22 – 23, 2019, San Jose, CA

Fire Inspector 2B – South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium, July 24 – 26, 2019, San Jose, CA

Fire Inspector 2C – South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium, Aug. 5 – 6, 2019, San Jose, CA

Fire Inspector 2D – Industrial Emergency Council, July 8 – 11, 2019, San Francisco Peninsula (Check with host for specific site)

Fire Inspector 2D – South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium / San Jose FD, Aug. 19 – 22, 2019, San Jose, CA

 

Plans Examiner:

 

Hazardous Materials:

HAZMAT IC – Elite Command Training, Oct. 15 – 16, 2019, Anaheim, CA

CSTI Terrorism Response for the Technician and Specialist – RW Jones & Associates, Dec. 2 – 3, 2019, Milpitas, CA

CSTI Hazmat Assistant Safety Officer – RW Jones & Associates, Oct. 28 – 29, 2019, Milpitas, CA

CSTI Hazardous Materials Incident Commander – RW Jones & Associates, Oct. 21 – 22, 2019, Milpitas, CA

CSTI Hazardous Materials Technician A Week – RW Jones & Associates, Sept. 9 – 12, 2019, Milpitas, CA

CSTI Hazardous Materials Technician B Week – RW Jones & Associates, Sept. 16 – 19, 2019, Milpitas, CA

CSTI Hazardous Materials Technician C Week – RW Jones & Associates, Sept. 23 – 26, 2019, Milpitas, CA

CSTI Hazardous Materials Technician D Week – RW Jones & Associates, Sept. 30 – Oct. 3, 2019, Milpitas, CA

 

Ethical Leadership in the Classroom:

Ethical Leadership in the Classroom – Fire Instruction, Aug 2, 2019, Oakdale, CA

 

Regional Instructor Orientation:

Regional Instructor Orientation (RIO) – Sierra College, Oct. 31, 2019, Roseville, CA

 

State Fire Training Updates / Certifications:

Certification Examination Evaluator Training – Sierra College, Oct. 30, 2019, Roseville, CA

 

Instructor:

Instructor I – South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium / San Jose FD, Sept. 16 – 19, 2019, San Jose, CA

Instructor II – Elite Command Training, Aug. 5 – 8, 2019, Anaheim, CA

Instructor II – South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium / San Jose FD, Nov. 11 – 14, 2019, San Jose, CA

Instructor III – Red Helmet Training, August 26 – 30, 2019, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Employing Visual Aids – Red Helmet Training, July 22 – 26, 2019, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Employing Audio Visual Aids – Sure Fire Training, July 29 – Aug. 2, 2019, Ventura, CA

Group Dynamics and Problem Solving – Red Helmet Training, July 8 – 11, 2019, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Group Dynamics and Problem Solving – Sure Fire Training, July 15 – 19, 2019, Ventura, CA

 

Terrorism / WMD:

 

PIO / Media / Social Media:

 

Critical Incident Stress:

 

Personnel:

 

Communications:

 

Honor Guard:

 

 Conferences / Expos: