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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 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:

Chief Fire Officer 3B – Fire Instruction, Oct. 28 – 30, 2019, Oakdale, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3C – Fire Instruction, Nov. 12 – 14, 2019, Oakdale, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3D – Fire Instruction, Dec. 16 – 18, 2019, Oakdale, CA

 

Company Officer:

Company Officer 2A:

 

Company Officer 2B:

Company Officer 2B – Red Helmet Training, Nov. 6 – 8, 2019, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

 

Company Officer 2C:

Company Officer 2C – IEC, Nov. 4 – 8, 2019, San Francisco Peninsula, CA

 

Company Officer 2D:

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

Company Officer 2D – IEC, Dec. 2 – 6, 2019, San Francisco Peninsula, CA

Company Officer 2D – American Health Education, Nov. 4 – 8, 2019, Dublin, CA

 

Company Officer 2E:

Company Officer 2E – Red Helmet Training, Oct. 28 – Nov. 1, 2019, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

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

Company Officer 2E – Fire Instruction, Dec. 9 – 12, 2019, Oakdale, CA

Company Officer 2E – IEC, Jan. 6 – 10, 2020, San Francisco Peninsula, CA

Company Officer 2E – Precision Training Group, Nov. 4 – 8, 2019, Torrance, CA

 

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher Training:

 

Incident Command Position Assignments:

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-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

S-223 Fireline EMT / Paramedic – Precision Training Group, Dec. 9 – 10, 2019, San Jose, CA

S-271 Helicopter Crew Member – Precision Training Group, Dec. 2019, La Verne, CA

 

Incident Command:

 

Firefighter 1:

Firefighter 1 Testing Exam – Monterey Peninsula College, November 18 – December 13, 2019, Seaside, CA

 

Fire Ground Operations / Suppression:

Project Mayday – Fire Nuggets / San Jose FD, Nov. 14, 2019, San Jose, CA

Project Mayday – Fire Nuggets / San Jose FD, Nov. 15, 2019, San Jose, CA

Nozzle Forward – Modesto Junior College Regional Fire Training Center, Dec. 9 – 10, 2019, Modesto, CA

 

SLICE-RS / Modern Fire Attack:

 

Gas and Electrical Emergencies / Safety:

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

Natural Gas Incidents: “A Hands-on Approach” – PG&E, November 5, 2019, Winters, CA

Natural Gas Incidents: “A Hands-on Approach” – PG&E, November 6, 2019, Winters, CA

Natural Gas Incidents: “A Hands-on Approach” – PG&E, November 7, 2019, Winters, CA

 

Solar / Photovoltaic:

 

Emergency Medical Services:

Evaluation and Management of Geriatric Trauma – AMR / REACH / CALSTAR, Nov. 22, 2019, Stockton, CA

30th Annual Totally Trauma – Bay Area Trauma Education Consortium, November 4 – 5, 2019, Monterey, CA

 

Career Development:

Fire Officer Development Program – Elite Command Training, Nov. 4 – 7, 2019, Newport Beach, CA

Driven To Be An Engineer – Red Helmet Training, Oct. 28 – 30, 2019, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Project Mayday – Fire Nuggets / San Jose FD, Nov. 14 – 15, 2019, San Jose, CA

 

Wildland Firefighting Training:

Assessing Structure Ignition Potential From Wildfire – Santa Clara County Fire Department, December 2 – 3, 2019, Los Gatos, CA

S-130 Wildland Firefighter Training, South San Francisco FD, Nov. 18 – 22, 2019, South San Francisco, CA

S-190 Introduction to Wildland Fire – South San Francisco FD, Nov. 4, 2019, South San Francisco, CA

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

S-290 Intermediate Fire Behavior – Precision Training Group, Oct. 28 – 31, 2019, Pasadena, CA

S-290 Intermediate Fire Behavior – Precision Training Group, Dec. 2 – 5, 2019, Oceanside, CA

 

Rope Rescue Technician:

 

Low Angle Rope Rescue Operational:

 

Rescue Systems:

 

Rapid Intervention Crew (RIC):

RIC Fire Fighter Safety and Survival – Riverside County FD, Nov. 4 – 5, 2019, Riverside, CA

 

Trench Rescue:

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

 

Special Rescue Operations:

 

Driver Operator:

Driver / Operator 1A: Emergency Vehicle Operations – Shasta College, Nov. 11 – 15, 2019, Cottonwood, CA

Driver / Operator 1A – Ukiah Valley Fire Authority, Jan. 23, 24, 29, 30, 2020, Ukiah, CA

Driver / Operator 1B – Ukiah Valley Fire Authority, March 23, 24, 29, 30, 2020, Ukiah, CA

Driver / Operator 1B: Pump Operations – Shasta College, Dec. 2 – 5, 2019, Cottonwood, CA

Driver / Operator 1B: Pump Operations, Oct. 28 – Nov. 1, 2019, Paso Robles, CA

Driver / Operator Water Tender – Ukiah Valley Fire Authority, May 22, 23, 28, 29, 2020, Ukiah, CA

Driver / Operator Wildland – Ukiah Valley Fire Authority, April 22, 23, 28, 29, 2020, Ukiah, CA

 

Traffic Incident Safety / Apparatus / Vehicle Operation:

Fall Academy – California Fire Mechanics Academy, November 4 – 8, 2019, Riverside, CA

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

 

Drone Operations:

 

Fire Investigation:

Fire Investigation 1A – Shasta College, Dec. 9 – 13, 2019, Redding, CA

 

Fire / Arson Investigation Training:

2019 Fire Investigation Symposium – Fire Investigation Industries, December 2 – 3, 2019, Seaside, CA

FI-210 Wildland Fire Origin and Cause Determination – California Conference of Arson Investigators, Nov. 4 – 8, 2019, Camp Roberts, CA

 

Fire Prevention:

 

Fire Prevention Training:

Statutes & Regulations – Santa Clara County FD., Nov. 14 – 15, 2019, Los Gatos, CA

 

Fire Inspector:

 

Plans Examiner:

 

Hazardous Materials:

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

HATMAT Assistant Safety Officer, Chemical Safety Training, Nov. 12 – 13, 2019, Clovis, CA

Hazardous Materials Assistant Safety Officer – CSTI, Nov. 6 – 7, 2019, Santa Fe Springs, CA

Hazardous Materials Instructor Certification For Trainers – CSTI, Nov. 5 – 6, 2019, Bakersfield, CA

 

Ethical Leadership in the Classroom:

 

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 I:

Instructor 1 – Fire Instruction, Nov. 4 – 7, 2019, Oakdale, CA

Fire Instructor 1 – IEC, Feb. 3 – 7, 2020, San Francisco Peninsula, CA

 

Instructor II:

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

Instructor II – American Health Education, Dec. 9 – 13, 2019, Dublin, CA

 

Terrorism / WMD:

 

PIO / Media / Social Media:

 

Critical Incident Stress:

Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) – Individual & Group Crisis Intervention Training – Monterey County Behavioral Health / International Critical Incident Stress Foundation, Oct. 30 – Nov. 1, 2019, Marina, CA

 

Personnel:

Navigating the FF Bill of Rights – Training Officers of Alameda County, Oct. 23, 2019, Pleasanton, CA (area)

Navigating the FF Bill of Rights – Training Officers of Alameda County, Oct. 25, 2019, Pleasanton, CA (area)

Navigating the FF Bill of Rights – Training Officers of Alameda County, Oct. 28, 2019, Berkeley, CA (area)

Navigating the FF Bill of Rights – Training Officers of Alameda County, Oct. 30, 2019, Berkeley, CA (area)

Navigating the FF Bill of Rights – Training Officers of Alameda County, Nov. 1, 2019, Berkeley, CA (area)

 

Communications:

 

Honor Guard:

 

 Conferences / Expos: