Directed by a Battalion Chief, the division is also staffed by Fire Captains, a Communications Specialist III, A/V Media Specialist and Editor, and a Clerk Typist. The Training Division is responsible for conducting recruit academies, probationary testing and evaluations, as well as all on-going training and education of fire personnel. A variety of training methods and resources are utilized, including video and technology-based programs. For more information, please visit our Fire Training website at
Regional Training Group (RTG)
The Long Beach Fire Department's RTG representative is a Battalion Chief.