CDCR
Vocational Instructor Exams

Review the Exam Bulletins listed below. Click on a classification to view the Exam Bulletin which contains salary information, the "Minimum Qualifications" required to become eligible to take the exam, as well as "How To Apply" instructions for that exam. NOTE: "How to Apply" instructions may vary so it is important to carefully read the Exam Bulletin for the classification you are interested in.

Vocational Instructors (Adult and/or Juvenile Facilities)

*Note: All bulletins are for Vocational Instructors (CF)

Exam Bulletins Test Type
Vocational Instructor- Auto Body and Fender Repair, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor - Auto Mechanics, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor - Building Maintenance, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor - Carpentry, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor - Computer & Related Technologies, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor - Cosmetology, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor- Culinary Arts, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor- Electrical Work, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor- Electronics, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor- Landscape Gardening, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor- Machine Shop Practices, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor- Masonry, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor- Office Services and Related Technologies, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor- Painting, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor- Plumbing, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor- Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor- Roofer, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor- Sheet Metal Work, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor- Small Engine Repair, CF Qualification Assessment
Vocational Instructor- Welding, CF Qualification Assessment

The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation will not be administering examinations for the following classifications until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.

Exam Bulletins Testing Instrument
Vocational Instructor- Drywaller/Installer, CF n/a
Vocational Instructor - Diesel Mechanic, CF n/a
Vocational Instructor - Machine Shop Automotive, CF n/a
Vocational Instructor - Mill & Cabinet Work, CF n/a
Vocational Instructor - Printing Graphic Arts, CF n/a