A state fire marshal accredited regional training center!

NOTICE

Our current facility at Crafton Hills College is undergoing demolition and reconstruction.
During the construction process, Crafton Hills College Fire Academy will be held at:

CAL FIRE Headquarters Facility
3800 N. Sierra Way, San Bernardino, CA. 92405

The objective of this certificate is to develop the skills required for Firefighter I Certification and to develop teamwork, attitudes and public service commitment. Completion of this certificate may lead to entry-level employment as a firefighter in the public or private sectors. The Firefighter I Basic Training Academy is approved by the California State Fire Marshal's Office as an accredited Regional Training Center.
In conjunction with CAL FIRE, students completing the Crafton Hills Fire Academy will also earn a CAL FIRE Basic Wildland Fire Fighting Certification. (Formally known as the “67 Hour Academy”).

A student receiving a certificate in this field will be able to:

  • Participate successfully in a culturally diverse environment
  • Develop effective interpersonal communication skills
  • Solve problems and makes decisions inherent to the profession

Please see the College Catalog for information and requirements.

Applications are available at the Dean of Education Secretary’s office in LADM-300D, Mary Bender, 909-389-3344, Monday-Thursday, 8 am – 4 pm.

• 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 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.

Please call the Fire Technology Department at 909-389-3408 if you have any questions.

Additional Forms

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

Please see the College Catalog for information and requirements.

Course Listing / Semester Course Offerings

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2012-2013 On-time Completion Rates and Estimated Cost of Program
2011-2012 On-time Completion Rates and Estimated Cost of Program (pdf)
2010-2011 On-time Completion Rates and Estimated Cost of Program (pdf)
2009-2010 On-time Completion Rates and Estimated Cost of Program (pdf)