A state fire marshal accredited regional training center!

Crafton Hills College offers an Associate of Science (AS) degree in Fire Technology, as well as the State Fire Marshal Accredited Certification courses and a Basic Fire Fighting Academy.

We offer:

  • California Fire Officer Training Cert
  • Fire Fighter I Basic Training Academy Certificate

Getting Started

Applications and documentation may be submitted via email to malder@craftonhills.edu or call 951-972-7878 (Cell) or 909 389-3418 (Office) to schedule an appointment with Chief Alder to turn in your application in person.

  • If you have any questions, call or email the Department Secretary, Naomi Lara at 909-389-3408, nlara@craftonhills.edu.
  • If you are unable to reach the secretary, call or email Chief Alder at 951-972-7878 (Cell) or 909 389-3418 (Office), malder@craftonhills.edu.

If applications are incomplete for any reason, attach a written statement with the reason why and when the missing documentation will be resolved and sent in. (Such as CPAT Certification, transcripts, etc.).

Deadline for Fall 2014 applications is August 1, 2014, 4:00 p.m.
Deadline for Spring 2015 applications is January 7, 2015, 4:00 p.m.


Additional Forms

  • Respirator Medical Questionnaire
    Only Fire Academy Cadets who have been accepted in the Fire Academy need to fill out the Respiratory Medical Clearance Questionnaire.

Please see the College Catalog for information and requirements.

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