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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 3A – Paso Robles FD / SLO County TO’s / South Bay Regional Public Safety Traing Consortium, May 10 – 12, 2021, Paso Robles, CA

 

Chief Fire Officer 3B:

Chief Fire Officer 3B – Paso Robles FD / SLO County TO’s / South Bay Regional Public Safety Traing Consortium, May 13 – 14, 2021, Paso Robles, CA

 

Chief Fire Officer 3C:

Chief Fire Officer 3C – Elite Command Training, April 26 – 28, 2021, Huntington Beach, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3C – Paso Robles FD / SLO County TO’s / South Bay Regional Public Safety Traing Consortium, May 17 – 19, 2021, Paso Robles, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3C – Elite Command Training, May 17 – 19, 2021, Sonoma, CA

 

Chief Fire Officer 3D:

Chief Fire Officer 3D – Elite Command Training, June 7 – 11, 2021, Sonoma, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3D – Elite Command Training, May 3 – 7, 2021, Huntington Beach, CA

Chief Fire Officer 3D – Paso Robles FD / SLO County TO’s / South Bay Regional Public Safety Traing Consortium, June 7 – 11, 2021, Paso Robles, CA

 

Company Officer:

Company Officer 2A:

Company Officer 2A – Elite Command Training, Apr. 19 – 20, 2021, Sonoma, CA

 

Company Officer 2B:

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

Company Officer 2B – Elite Command Training, Apr. 26 – 28, 2021, Sonoma, CA

 

Company Officer 2C:

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

Company Officer 2C – Elite Command Training, June 1 – 4, 2021, Sonoma, CA

Company Officer 2C – Elite Command Training, Mar. 1 – 4, 2021, Escondido, CA

 

Company Officer 2D:

Company Officer 2D – Industrial Emergency Council, Apr. 19 – 23, 2021, Half Moon Bay, CA

Company Officer 2D – Elite Command Training, May 3 – 6, 2021, Sonoma, CA

Company Officer 2D – Elite Command Training, Apr. 19 – 22, 2021, Escondido, CA

 

Company Officer 2E:

Company Officer 2E – Paso Robles FD / San Luis Obispo County TO’s / South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium, April 19 – 23, 2021, Paso Robles, CA

Company Officer 2E – Elite Command Training, May 17 – 19, 2021, Escondido, CA

 

Strike Team Leader Overhead Refresher Training:

 

Incident Command Position Assignments:

 

AH 330 Strike Team Leader – Elite Command Training, Jun. 14 – 17, 2021, Escondido, CA

 

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:

 

Career Development:

 

Data Analysis:

 

Wildland Firefighting Training:

S-215 Wildland Urban Interface – Elite Command Training, May 24 – 26, 2021, Sonoma, CA

S – 290 Fire Behavior – Elite Command Training, May 10 – 13, 2021, Sonoma, CA

 

 

Rope Rescue Technician:

 

Low Angle Rope Rescue Operational:

Low Angle Rope Rescue Operational – Riverside County FD, April 26 – 28, 2021, Riverside, CA

 

Rescue Systems:

Rescue Systems I:

 

Rescue Systems II:

 

Rescue Systems III:

 

Rapid Intervention Crew (RIC):

Rapid Intervention Crew – College of the Siskiyous, May 4 – 6, 2021, Weed, CA

 

Fire Fighter Survival:

 

Trench Rescue:

 

Trench Rescue Technician – College of the Siskiyous, April 29, 31, 2021, Weed, CA

 

Confined Space Rescue:

Confined Space Rescue Technician – College of the Siskiyous, April 19 – 23, 2021, Weed, CA

 

Water Rescue:

 

Special Rescue Operations:

 

Search and Rescue:

 

Driver Operator:

 

Traffic Incident Safety / Apparatus / Vehicle Operation:

 

Firefighter Bill of Rights:

 

Drone Operations:

 

Fire Investigation:

 

Fire / Arson Investigation Training:

 

Fire Prevention:

 

Fire Prevention Training:

 

Fire Marshal:

 

Fire Inspector:

 

Plans Examiner:

 

Hazardous Materials:

 

Ethical Leadership for Instructors:

 

Regional Instructor Orientation:

Regional Instructor Orientation & Certification Examination Evaluator – Riverside County FD, April 28, 2021, Riverside, CA

 

State Fire Training Updates / Certifications:

 

Instructor I:

Fire Instructor 1 – Industrial Emergency Council, Sept. 20 – 24, 2021, Half Moon Bay, CA

 

Instructor II:

 

Master Instructor Series:

 

Terrorism / WMD:

 

PIO / Media / Social Media:

 

Critical Incident Stress:

 

Personnel:

 

Communications:

 

Honor Guard:

 

 Conferences / Expos: