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 BulletinsTesting Instrument
Vocational Instructor, Auto Body and Fender Repair, Correctional Facility Qualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Auto Mechanics, Correctional Facility Qualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Building Maintenance, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Carpentry, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Computer and Related Technologies, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Cosmetology, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Culinary Arts, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Electrical Work, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Electronics, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Landscape Gardening, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Machine Shop Practices, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Masonry, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Office Services and Related Technologies, Correctional Facility Qualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Painting, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Plumbing, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Roofer, Correctional Facility Qualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Sheet Metal Work, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Small Engine Repair, Correctional FacilityQualifications Assessment
Vocational Instructor, Welding, Correctional Facility Qualifications 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 BulletinsTesting Instrument
Vocational Instructor, Drywaller/Installer, Correctional Facilityn/a
Vocational Instructor, Diesel Mechanic, Correctional Facilityn/a
Vocational Instructor, Machine Shop Automotive, Correctional Facilityn/a
Vocational Instructor, Mill and Cabinet Work, Correctional Facilityn/a
Vocational Instructor, Printing Graphic Arts, Correctional Facilityn/a