From Caryn Petty,

State Fire Training (SFT) is seeking Instructors/Subject Matter Experts (SME) active within Fire Fighter academies to volunteer for test item analysis on select questions within the cognitive test banks. These meetings will be entirely online.


All SMEs will be required to attend a 60-90 minute orientation briefing on 11/01/21. Question items from FF1A, FF1B, FF1C, and FF2A will each be reviewed separately in 2-3 hours blocks via MS Teams on 11/01/21 or 11/02/21. Only two SMEs per module will be selected and SMEs may attend only one module. If you are qualified and interested then complete the survey below. All responses are due by October 15, 2021.


To apply, visit: Subject Matter Expert Test Item Review Survey


Let me know if you have questions.


Caryn R. Petty, MA, Deputy State Fire Marshal III/PM

State Fire Training, Academy Coordinator

The Office of the State Fire Marshal

2251 Harvard Street, Suite 400

Sacramento, CA 95815

(916) 662-0611 mobile

[email protected]


From Caryn Petty, ARTP Authorized Signer Template – Approved

Attached in the link above, is the new ARTP Authorized Signer template for use. This will serve as the means in which SFT will identify listed signers for Applicant Task Book and letter sign-offs mirroring the Fire Chief Authorized Signer process.


Nov 18 2021

Attached is the agenda in the hyperlink and hotel info. Please send me an RSVP if you are planning on attending. Thank you!


 Thursday, Nov. 18th 0900-1700 hours

Day One

Fresno College Pacific North Campus

5 River Park Place W Fresno, CA 93720

Hotel Info:


Hi Peter,


It was great speaking with you last Friday afternoon and thank you very much for your inquiry and kind interest in our hotel. We are pleased to offer you the following based on your stated requirements:

  • $139.00 (exclusive of taxes) for a room with One-King Hyatt Grand Bed.


The proposed rate includes breakfast, high-speed Wi-Fi and self-parking. All rooms include our Hyatt Luxury Pillow Top Mattress, 55” Swiveling HDTV, Mini Refrigerator, and Hyatt Place KenetMD™ Bath Amenities. All guests will have access to our amenities such as our Fitness Center, Indoor Heated Pool, the Placery Bar, and 24/7 Gallery Menu & Market. We look forward to welcoming you to Hyatt Place Fresno in the near future.


May we connect sometime next week to finalize the group booking?





Director of Sales



7333 North Fresno Street, Fresno, CA 93720, USA

T +1 559 899 0400 ext 5104  M +1 559 484 5515  [email protected]


Hi everyone, The Las Positas College Public Safety Department is conducting a Job Recruitment for a Fire Technology  Faculty /Program Coordinator . This is a full-time/tenured track position . Please share with anyone who may be interested. If there are any questions, please have the interested person visit the announcement found here

Why Las Positas College?

  • One of the best pay and benefit packages in the California Community College System
  • The first and only FESHE recognized AS Degree Program in California 
  • New Public Safety Training Complex at Las Positas College , expected to open Summer 2023
  • Supportive , caring, equity minded, progressive administration and work force

Come and join LPC ! 

German Sierra
Faculty- Fire Service Technology
[email protected]  (preferred)
Phone 925-424-1186  Office # 2118 

Hi everyone, The Oxnard College Public Safety Division is conducting a Job Recruitment for a Full-Time Instructional Lab Technician I – Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). This is a full time position (40 hours a week) 12 months a year with full benefits. Please share with anyone who may be interested. If there are any questions please have the interested person reach out to Matthew Jewett @ [email protected] Thank you

Good afternoon everyone,

I would like to bring your attention to our Oxnard College Lifeguard Academy Primary Instructor recruitment posting:

Please share this recruitment with anyone who may be interested. The course is offered over four (4) weekends each Spring. Friday evenings from 5:00pm – 7:50pm, Sat and Sun 7:00 am – 4:50pm. For more information on the program please go to:


Matthew Jewett


Oxnard College Public Safety & Emergency Services Programs

Phone: 805.678.5307

Mobile: 530.718.4853

Email:  [email protected]

104 Durely Ave | Camarillo CA 93010