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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.

 

Special Notice: March 18, 2020:  Due to the on-going COVID-19 health pandemic, some of the classes listed below may be postponed or even cancelled.  For the status of the individual listed classes, please contact the class host or sponsor directly.  We post these classes as a resource for the fire service community and do not have specific information concerning the status of each class.

 

 

Executive Chief Fire Officer:

 

Chief Fire Officer:

Chief Fire Officer 3A:

 

Chief Fire Officer 3B:

 

Chief Fire Officer 3C:

 

Chief Fire Officer 3D:

 

Company Officer:

Company Officer 2A:

Company Officer 2A – Monterey County Fire Training Officers, Oct. 11 – 15, 2021, Seaside, CA

 

Company Officer 2B:

Company Officer 2B – Monterey County Fire Training Officers, Dec. 6 – 8, 2021, Seaside, CA

Company Officer 2B – Industrial Emergency Council, Nov. 29 – Dec. 1, 2021, Half Moon Bay, CA

 

Company Officer 2C:

Company Officer 2C – Monterey County Fire Training Officers, Jan. 3 – 7, 2022, Seaside, CA

Company Officer 2C – Industrial Emergency Council, Dec. 13 – 17, 2021, Half Moon Bay, CA

 

Company Officer 2D:

Company Officer 2D – Monterey County Fire Training Officers, Feb. 7 – 11, 2022, Seaside, CA

 

Company Officer 2E:

Company Officer 2E – Monterey County Fire Training Officers, March 14 – 18, 2022, Seaside, CA

 

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher Training:

 

Incident Command Position Assignments:

 

Incident Command:

 

Firefighter 1:

 

Fire Ground Operations / Suppression:

 

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

 

Solar / Photovoltaic:

 

Emergency Medical Services:

State of California Virtual Trauma Summit – REACH Air Medical Services, Oct. 6, 2021, Virtual

 

Career Development:

Buddy to Boss – Red Helmet Training, October 14, 2021, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Rescue Me – Managing Employee Fires, Red Helmet Training, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

 

Data Analysis:

 

Wildland Firefighting Training:

 

Rope Operations:

Rope Operations – Riverside County FD, Oct. 11 – 15, 2021, Riverside, CA

Rope Operations – Riverside County FD, Sept. 27 – Oct. 1, 2021, Riverside, CA

 

Low Angle Rope Rescue Operational:

 

Rescue Systems:

Rescue Systems I:

Rescue Systems 1 – Riverside County FD, Nov. 8 – 12, 2021, Riverside, CA.

 

Rescue Systems II:

 

Rescue Systems III:

 

Rapid Intervention Crew (RIC):

 

Fire Fighter Survival:

 

Trench Rescue:

Trench Rescue – Riverside County FD, Dec. 10 – 12, 2021, Riverside, CA

 

Confined Space Rescue:

Confined Space Rescue Technician – Riverside County FD, Nov. 8 – 12, 2021, Riverside, CA

Confined Space Awareness – Riverside County FD, Oct. 2, 2021, Riverside, CA

 

Water Rescue:

Water Rescue Technician – Riverside County FD, Oct. 4 – 8, 2021, Riverside, CA

Open Water Rescuer Course – River Delta Fire District, October 28 – 30, 2021, Isleton, CA

 

Special Rescue Operations:

 

Search and Rescue:

 

Driver Operator:

 

Traffic Incident Safety / Apparatus / Vehicle Operation:

 

Firefighter Bill of Rights:

 

Drone Operations:

 

Fire Investigation:

Fire Investigation Training Seminar – California Conference of Arson Investigators, Sept. 27 – 30, 2021, San Luis Obispo, CA

 

Fire / Arson Investigation Training:

 

Fire Prevention:

 

Fire Prevention Training:

 

Fire Marshal:

 

Fire Inspector:

Inspector 1A – American Health Education, Sept. 22 – 24, 2021, Dublin, CA

Inspector 1B – American Health Education, Oct. 6 – 8, 2021, Dublin, CA

Inspector 1C – American Health Education, Nov. 15 – 17, 2021, Dublin, CA

Inspector 1D – American Health Education, Nov. 18 – 19, 2021, Dublin, CA

Fire Inspector 2B – CCAI, October 1 – 3, 2021, Chino, CA

Fire Inspector 2C – CCAI, Oct. 15 – 17, 2021, Chino, CA

Fire Inspector 2D – CCAI, Nov. 12 – 15, 2021, Chino, CA

 

Plans Examiner:

 

Hazardous Materials:

 

Ethical Leadership for Instructors:

 

Regional Instructor Orientation:

 

State Fire Training Updates / Certifications:

 

Instructor I:

Instructor 1 – Monterey County Fire Training Officers, March 28 – April 1, 2022, Seaside, CA

Fire Instructor 1 – American Health Education, Oct. 4 – 8, 2021, Dublin, CA

 

Instructor II:

 

Master Instructor Series:

 

Terrorism / WMD:

 

PIO / Media / Social Media:

 

Critical Incident Stress:

 

Personnel:

 

Communications:

 

Honor Guard:

 

 Conferences / Expos: