Due to physical demands of this program
for job related activities, it is highly recommended that students
get a medical exam before enrolling. Applicants are advised that
good vision and hearing are important health requirements for the
Candidates must be aware that some
components of the program require students to wear a breathing
apparatus and climb high ladders;
therefore, claustrophobia or acrophobia may prevent candidates
from completing their studies.
For employment, most Fire Departments
require a police record check, good vision and hearing, and physical
fitness. They also require
that candidates have a class DZ Ontario driver’s licence.
Candidates can contact the Ontario Ministry of Transport for
further information on obtaining the licence.
program is offered at the Woodroffe Campus.
For further information, please contact Randy Foster, (613)
727-4723 ext. 5053.