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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:

Chief Fire Officer 3B – Butte County Training Officers Association, March 11 – 13, 2019, Chico, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3A – San Bernardino County Fire District, March 4 – 6, 2019, San Bernardino, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3B – San Bernardino County Fire District, May 13 – 14, 2019, San Bernardino, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3C – San Bernardino County Fire District, May 21- 23, 2019, San Bernardino, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3C – California Fire and Rescue Training Authority, Feb. 25 – 27, 2019, Mather, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3D – San Bernardino County Fire District, June 3 – 5, 2019, San Bernardino, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3D – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Mar. 18 – 20, 2019, Mather, CA

 

Company Officer:

Company Officer 2A:

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

Company Officer 2A – American Health Education, May 6 – 10, 2019, Dublin, CA

 

Company Officer 2B:

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 – Butte County Training Officers Association, March 18 – 20, 2019, Chico, CA

Company Officer 2B – Red Bluff FD, Feb. 25 – 27, 2019, Red Bluff, CA

 

Company Officer 2C:

Company Officer 2C – Industrial Emergency Council, March 11 – 15, 2019, Half Moon Bay, CA

Company Officer 2C – American Health Education, April 15 – 19, 2019, Dublin, CA

Company Officer 2C – Red Bluff FD, Mar. 18 – 22, 2019, Red Bluff, CA

 

Company Officer 2D:

Company Officer 2D – Sure Fire Training, Mar. 17 – 20, 2019, Santa Barbara, CA

Company Officer 2D – Industrial Emergency Council, April 1 – 5, 2019, Half Moon Bay, CA

Company Officer 2D – American Health Education, March 11 – 15, 2019, Dublin, CA

Company Officer 2D – Red Bluff FD, April 8 – 12, 2019, Red Bluff, CA

 

Company Officer 2E:

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

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

Company Officer 2E – Sure Fire Training, March 25 – 29, 2019, Santa Barbara, CA

Company Officer 2E – Sure Fire Training, April 14 – 17, 2019, Santa Barbara, CA

Company Officer 2E – Red Bluff FD, April 29 – May 3, 2019, Red Bluff, CA

 

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher Training:

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher Training – Monterey County Operational Area, April 17, 2019, Monterey, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher Training – Monterey County Operational Area, April 19, 2019, Monterey County (East Garrison), CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, March 18, 2019, Mather, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority. Mar. 19, 2019, Sacramento, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, March 22, 2019, Folsom, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, April 4, 2019, Auburn, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, April 4, 2019, Modesto, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, April 5, 2019, Modesto, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, April 16, 2019, Red Bluff, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, April 16, 2019, Carson City, Nev.

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, April 18, 2019, Redding, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, April 19, 2019, Diamond Springs, CA.

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, April 25, 2019, Reno, Nev.

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, April 29, 2019, Tahoe City, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, May 3, 2019, Sonora, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, May 4, 2019, Yreka, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, May 6, 2019, Yuba City, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, May 7, 2019, Willows, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, May 7, 2019, Grass Valley, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, May 8, 2019, Chico, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, May 8, 2019, Manteca, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, May 9, 2019, Lodi, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, May 10, 2019, Woodland, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, May 18, 2019, Quincy, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, May 21, 2019, Susanville, CA

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, May 31, 2019, Diamond Springs, CA

 

Incident Command Position Assignments:

S-244 / S-245 Field Observer and Display Processor- Prometheus Fire Consulting Services, May 28 – 31, 2019, Milpitas, CA

S-339 All Risk Division / Group Supervisor – Sure Fire Training, May 11 – 15, 2019, Santa Barbara, CA

AH 330 Strike Team / Task Force Leader – California Fire and Rescue Training Authority, Feb. 25 – Mar. 1, Red Bluff, CA

AH 330 Strike Team / Task Force Leader – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Mar. 11 – 14, 2019, Mather, CA

 

Incident Command:

ICS-300 – Sure Fire Training, April 26 – 27, 2019, Santa Barbara, CA

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

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

ICS 300 – Bay Area UASI, March 26 – 28, 2019, Pacifica, CA

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

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

ICS 400 – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Mar. 11 – 12, 2019, Mather, CA

 

Fire Ground Operations / Suppression:

Responding to Solar Incidents – Red Helmet Training, March 12, 2019, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

 

SLICE-RS / Modern Fire Attack:

 

Emergency Medical Services:

Sepsis – AMR / REACH / CALSTAR, March 26, 2019, Rocklin, CA

Sepsis – AMR / REACH / CALSTAR, March 21, 2019, Stockton, CA

Advanced Airway Management – AMR / REACH / CALSTAR, March 11, 2019, Santa Rosa, CA

Preventing Perilous Pediatric Pitfalls – AMR / REACH / CALSTAR, May 3, 2019, Stockton, CA

Designated Infection Control Officer (DICO) – West Valley Regional Training Consorium / Yolo County EMS, Feb. 26 – 28, 2019, Woodland, CA

12 Lead EKG – American Health Education, March 15, 2019, Dublin, CA

Emergency Medical Technician Refresher – American Health Education, Mar. 29 – 31, 2019, Dublin, CA

Emergency Medical Technician Refresher – American Health Education, April 15 – 17, 2019, Dublin, CA

International Trauma Life Support – American Health Education, Feb. 25 – 26, 2019, Dublin, CA

Critical Care: HROB Neonate Emergencies, Pre-Hospital Trauma and Geriatric Trauma – AMR / CALSTAR / REACH , March 27, 2019, Salinas, CA

ECG Interpretation – AMR / REACH / CALSTAR – June 7, 2019, Rocklin, CA

2019 Yolo County EMS Symposium: When Time Matters – Vascular Emergencies – Yolo County EMS / REACH, April 8, 2019, El Macero, CA

Airway and Ventilation Management – HECC / REACH / CALSTAR – March 8, 2019, Oakdale, CA

Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support Initial – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Mar. 1 – 2, 2019, Mather, CA

 

Career Development:

Mastering the Fire Service Assessment Center – F.I.R.E., March 11 – 14, 2019, San Jose, CA

Bay Area Leadership Academy – IAFC / ESCI, April 30 – May 3, 2019, Oakland, CA

Company Officer Assessment Center Help (C.O.A.C.H.) Workshop – Red Helmet Training, April 29 – May 3, 2019, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

This Firehouse Rocks / Challenges of a Firefighter Marriage – Red Helmet Training, April 18, 2019, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Rescue Me-Managing Employee Fires – Red Helmet Training, March 14, 2019, Dublin, CA

Courage Under Fire – Red Helmet Training, March 15, 2019, Dublin, CA

 

Wildland Firefighting Training:

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

S-290 Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior – Prometheus Fire Consulting Services, April 22 – 25, 2019, Milpitas, CA

S-290 Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior – Sure Fire Training, Feb. 26 – Mar. 1, 2019, Hanford, CA

S-290 Intermediate Wildland Fire Behavior – Sure Fire Training, Mar. 4 – 7, 2019, Ventura, CA

S-390 Wildland Fire Behavior Calculations – Sure Fire Training, May 5 – 7, 2019, Santa Barbara, CA

Map & Compass and GPS for the Wildland Firefighter – Prometheus Fire Consulting Services, May 6 – 8, 2019, Milpitas, CA

Basic Land Navigation – Sure Fire Training, April 8 – 10, 2019, Ventura, CA

 

Rope Rescue Technician:

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 Operational (LARRO) – College of the Siskiyous, March 8 – 10, 2019, Weed, CA

Low Angle Rope Rescue – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Mar. 20 – 22, 2019, McClellan Park, CA

 

Rescue Systems:

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

Rescue Systems 1 – CAL FIRE / Riverside County FD, April 1 – 5, 2019, Riverside, CA

 

Rapid Intervention Crew (RIC):

 

Trench Rescue:

Trench Rescue Technician – CAL FIRE / Riverside County FD, April 22 – 24, 2019, Riverside, CA

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 Rescue Technician – CAL FIRE / Riverside County FD, March 11 – 15, 2019, Riverside, CA

Confined Space Awareness – CAL FIRE / Riverside County FD, Feb. 15, 2019, Riverside, CA

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

 

Water Rescue:

Surf Rescue Operations – CAL FIRE BEU, March 11 – 15, 2019, Pebble Beach, CA

 

Special Rescue Operations:

 

Driver Operator:

Driver Operator 1A – Five Cities Fire Authority, Feb. 18 – 22, 2019, Arroyo Grande, CA

Fire Apparatus Driver Operator 1A – Sierra Training Services, Feb. 18 – 20, 2019, Rio Vista, CA

 

Traffic Incident Safety / Apparatus / Vehicle Operation:

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

 

Drone Operations:

Drone Pilot Training – Sure Fire Training, April 11, 2019, Ventura, CA

 

Fire Investigation:

 

Fire / Arson Investigation Training:

Fire and Arson Investigation Training Seminar – California Conference of Arson Investigators, February 25 – 28, 2019, San Luis Obispo, CA

 

Fire Prevention:

 

Fire Prevention Training:

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

 

Fire Inspector:

Fire Inspector 1A – American Health Education – Mar. 20 – 22, 2019, Dublin, CA

Fire Inspector 1B – American Health Education – April 3 – 5, 2019, Dublin, CA

Fire Inspector 1B – Industrial Emergency Council, Mar. 4 – 6, 2019, San Francisco Peninsula (Check with Class Host)

Fire Inspector 1C – California Fire and Rescue Training Authority, Mar. 4 – 6, 2019, Mather, CA

Fire Inspector 1C – American Health Education – May 13 – 15, 2019, Dublin, CA

Fire Inspector 1C – Industrial Emergency Council, April 1 – 3, 2019, San Francisco Peninsula (Check with Class Host)

Fire Inspector 1D – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Mar. 7 – 8, 2019, Mather, CA

Fire Inspector 1D – Industrial Emergency Council, April 29 – 30, 2019, San Francisco Peninsula (Check with Class Host)

Fire Inspector 1D – American Health Education – May 16 – 17, 2019, Dublin, CA

Fire Inspector 2A – California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Feb. 25 – 26, 2019, Mather, CA

Fire Inspector 2A – Industrial Emergency Council, June 3 – 4, 2019, San Francisco Peninsula (Check with host for specific site)

Fire Inspector 2B – Industrial Emergency Council, June 5 – 7, 2019, San Francisco Peninsula (Check with host for specific site)

Fire Inspector 2C – Industrial Emergency Council, June 17 – 18, 2019, San Francisco Peninsula (Check with host for specific site)

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

Fire Inspector 2E – American Health Education – April 8 – 12, 2019, Dublin, CA

 

Plans Examiner:

 

Hazardous Materials:

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

CSTI HAZMAT Incident Commander Recertification – Monterey Fire Department, March 1, 2019, Monterey, CA

CSTI HAZMAT Incident Commander Recertification – Monterey Fire Department, March 18, 2019, Monterey, CA

CSTI HAZMAT Incident Commander Recertification – Monterey Fire Department, March 22, 2019, Monterey, CA

 

Ethical Leadership in the Classroom:

 

Regional Instructor Orientation:

 

State Fire Training Updates / Certifications:

 

Instructor I

Instructor l – Sure Fire Training, Feb. 25 – Mar. 1, 2019, Ventura, CA

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

Instructor l – American Health Education – June 3 – 7, 2019, Dublin, CA

 

Instructor II:

Instructor ll – American Health Education – April 22 – 26, 2019, Dublin, CA

 

Terrorism / WMD:

 

PIO / Media / Social Media:

 

Critical Incident Stress:

 

Personnel:

 

Communications:

 

Honor Guard:

 

 Conferences / Expos: