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

 

Executive Chief Fire Officer:

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 3C – Waterloo Morada Rural County Fire Protection District, Oct. 31 – Nov. 2, 2018, Stockton, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3D – Waterloo Morada Rural County Fire Protection District, Nov. 7 – Nov. 9, 2018, Stockton, CA

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

 

Company Officer:

Company Officer 2A:

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

Company Officer 2A – Fire Instruction, Jan. 28 – 31, 2019, Oakdale, CA

Company Officer 2A – Fire Instruction, May 13 – 16, 2019, Oakdale, CA

Company Officer 2A – Industrial Emergency Council, Jan. 28 – Feb. 1, 2019, Half Moon Bay, CA

 

Company Officer 2B:

Company Officer 2B – Industrial Emergency Council, Feb. 19 – 21, 2019, Half Moon Bay, CA

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

Company Officer 2B – Fire Instruction, Feb. 19 – 21, 2019, Oakdale, CA

Company Officer 2B – Fire Instruction, June 3 – 5, 2019, Oakdale, CA

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

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

 

Company Officer 2C:

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 – Industrial Emergency Council, March 11 – 15, 2019, Half Moon Bay, CA

 

Company Officer 2D:

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 – Industrial Emergency Council, April 1 – 5, 2019, Half Moon Bay, CA

 

Company Officer 2E:

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

Company Officer 2E – Industrial Emergency Council, April 22 – 26, 2019, Half Moon Bay, 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

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 300 – Fire Instruction, Feb. 25 – 27, 2019, Oakdale, CA

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

ICS 400 – Fire Instruction, Feb. 28, 2019, Oakdale, CA

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

 

Fire Ground Operations / Suppression:

CSFM – Firefighter II – Monterey Peninsula College, December 2018 / January 2019, Seaside, CA

 

SLICE-RS / Modern Fire Attack:

 

Emergency Medical Services:

Tactical Combat Casualty Care & Rescue Task Force / Incident Command – Sutter County FD / NAEMT / BCA, November 8 – 9, 2018, Marysville, 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

 

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

S-270 Basic Air Operations – San Jose FD, Nov. 7 – 8, 2018, Milpitas, CA

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

 

Rope Rescue Technician:

Rope Rescue Technician – 360 Rescue LLC, Dec. 11 – 14, 2018, Sausalito, CA

Rope Rescue Technician – 360 Rescue LLC, March 11 – 15, 2019, Sausalito, CA

Rope Rescue Technician – 360 Rescue LLC, April 1 – 5, 2019, Sausalito, CA

Rope Rescue Technician – 360 Rescue LLC, May 13 – 17, 2019, Sausalito, CA

 

Low Angle Rope Rescue Operational:

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

Low Angle Rope Rescue Operational – Northern California Rescue Training, Oct. 23 – 25, 2018, San Francisco, CA

 

Rescue Systems:

Rescue Systems 1 – Monterey Peninsula College, Oct. 29 – Nov. 2, 2018, Seaside, 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, Dec. 3 – 7, 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

 

Trench Rescue:

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

Confined Space Rescue Technician – Northern California Rescue Training, Oct. 23 – 25, 2018, Pleasanton, CA

Confined Space Awareness – Mokelumne Fire District, October 27, 2018, Lockeford, CA

 

Water Rescue:

 

Special Rescue Operations:

 

Driver Operator:

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)

 

Drone Operations:

 

Fire Investigation:

 

Fire / Arson Investigation Training:

Electrical Aspects of Fire Investigation – Fire Investigation Industries, Oct. 25 – 26, 2018, Milpitas, CA

 

Fire Prevention:

 

Fire Prevention Training:

29th Annual CFPI Workshop – California Fire Prevention Institute, March 11 – 15, 2019, Buellton, CA

 

Fire Inspector:

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

Fire Inspector 2A – Industrial Emergency Council, Nov. 13 – 14, 2018, Belmont, CA

Fire Inspector 2B – Industrial Emergency Council, Nov. 26 – 28, 2018, Belmont, CA

Fire Inspector 2C – Industrial Emergency Council, Nov. 29 – 30, 2018, Belmont, CA

Fire Inspector 2D – Industrial Emergency Council, Dec. 10 – 12, 2018, Belmont, CA

 

Plans Examiner:

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:

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

HAZMAT Incident Commander – Industrial Emergency Council, March 25 – 26, 2019, Half Moon Bay, CA

 

Ethical Leadership in the Classroom:

Ethical Leadership in the Classroom – Sierra College, Nov. 1, 2018, Roseville, CA

 

Regional Instructor Orientation:

 

State Fire Training Updates / Certifications:

 

Instructor I

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

Fire Instructor 1 – Industrial Emergency Council, May 6 – 10, 2019, Half Moon Bay, CA

 

Instructor II:

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

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

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: