Ministry of the
Solicitor General

Firefighter Testing Schedule

OFMEM National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Professional Qualifications Testing Schedule

Candidates pursuing NFPA certification MUST complete both written and practical skills evaluations outlined in the respective Standard.

The schedule below provides information for NFPA written testing hosted by fire departments and colleges with a pre-service fire program. Please note this information is subject to change.

Individuals interested in registering for a test must contact us at minimum 3 weeks in advance of the test date at OFMtestingandcertification@ontario.ca to determine eligibility. Registration will be closed 2 weeks prior to the scheduled testing date. Details will be removed from the website at such time.

Fire departments and colleges wishing to host testing should contact us three months in advance to request an Application to Host at OFMtestingandcertification@ontario.ca

**PLEASE NOTE** The processing of test results will take approximately 6-8 weeks to complete, at which time you will be notified by mail or results will be sent directly to your fire department.

For all other inquiries please contact us at OFMtestingandcertification@ontario.ca

**IMPORTANT** Any individual wishing to complete the NFPA Practical Skill Evaluations MUST contact their fire department if they are a Firefighter or their Pre-Service Coordinator from the college in which they received their training.  The OFMEM is unable to schedule individuals to complete the NFPA Practical Skill Evaluation.

*If you want to write Fire Fighter 1 and Fire Fighter 2, please find “NFPA 1001” under Session Details.

**NFPA 1002 is Operator Pump (CH5)

***EOETA is providing any NFPA testing. If you want to register for practical testing, please contact both OFMEM (OFMtestingandcertification@ontario.ca) and EOETA www.eoeta.ca

Effective June 1, 2019 we upgrate Hazardous Materials Awareness and Hazardous Materials Operatios tests from NFPA 472, 2013 edition to NFPA 1072, 2017 edition.

Test Schedule

2020

Location

Address

Status

Session Details

28 - Feb

Richmond Hill Fire Department

1200 Elgin Mills Road, Richmondhill, ON Room: W160

OPEN. Email to register

Fire Inspector I

29- Feb

South-West Oxford Fire

83 Main Street, Norwich, ON

OPEN. Email to register

FF1, FF2, HMA, HMO

3 - Mar

Embrun Fire Department & Russell FD

1128 Route 300, Embrun, Ontario K0A-1W0

OPEN. Email to register

HMA

4 - Mar

FESTI

2025 Courtneypark Drive, Toronto AMF, Ontario, ON  L5P 1B2, Theater “B”.

OPEN. Email to register

 NFPA 1006 Technical Rescue Ch.5

6 - Mar

Southwest Fire Academy

711 Schafer Side Road, Delhi, Ontario N4B-2W6 - Classroom #2

OPEN. Email to register

FF1, FF2, HMA, HMO

7-Mar

South-West Oxford

292244 Culloden Road, Brownsville, ON

OPEN. Email to register

Fire & Life Safety Educator I

9 - Mar

Conestoga College

299 Doon Valley Drive, Kitchener, ON Room: 2C20

OPEN. Email to register

Fire Inspector I

12 - Mar

FESTI

2025 Courtneypark Drive, Toronto AMF, Ontario, ON  L5P 1B2, Theater “B”.

OPEN. Email to register

FF1, HMA

13 - Mar

FESTI

2025 Courtneypark Drive, Toronto AMF, Ontario, ON  L5P 1B2, Theater “B”.

OPEN. Email to register

FF2, HMO

13 - Mar

Sault Ste Marie Fire Department

OPEN. Email to register

Fire Inspector I

13 - Mar

Southwest Fire Academy

711 Schafer Side Road, Delhi, Ontario N4B-2W6 - Classroom #2

OPEN. Email to register

NFPA 1006 Technical Rescue Ch.5

14-Mar

Norfolk County Fire Department

Testing Location: South West Fire Academy 711 Schaefer Road, ON

OPEN. Email to register

HMA, HMO

15 -Mar

Conestoga College

299 Doon Valley Drive, Kitchener, ON Room: 2C20

OPEN. Email to register

Fire & Life Safety Educator I

20 - Mar

South-West Oxford

83 Main Street, Norwich, ON

OPEN. Email to register

FF1

24 - Mar

Sault Ste. Marie Fire Services

72 Tancred Street, ON Boardroom

OPEN. Email to register

HMA

27 - Mar

Southwest Fire Academy

711 Schafer Side Road, Delhi, Ontario N4B-2W6, Classroom # 2

OPEN. Email to register

FF1, FF2, HMA, HMO