Testing & Certification Checklist

Testing & Certification Checklist

The following chart outlines the various NFPA Standards and methods of evaluation for each of them, along with prerequisite(s). If you have any questions, please contact us at ofmtestingandcertification@ontario.ca

Methods of Evaluation

NFPA Standards

Prerequisites

Knowledge & Practical Skill Requirements

NFPA 472 (2013)  Hazardous Materials Awareness

Knowledge - Written test (proctor) assigned by AS&E)

NFPA 472 (2013)

Hazardous Materials Operations Core

Hazardous Materials OP MSC Air Monitoring & Sampling

Hazardous Materials OP MSC Illicit Laboratory Incidents

Hazardous Materials OP MSC Mass Decontamination

Hazardous Materials OP MSC Personal Protective Equipment

Hazardous Materials OP MSC Product Control

Hazardous Materials OP MSC Technical Decontamination

Hazardous Materials OP MSC Victim Rescue and Recovery

NFPA 472, Awareness Level

NFPA 472, Core Operations Level, Mission-specific competencies PPE

Knowledge - Written Test (assigned OFMEM proctor) and

Practical Skills - Completion of Skill Sheets (Lead Evaluator assigned by AS&E)

NFPA 472 (2013) Hazardous Materials Technician

NFPA 472, Awareness & Core Operational Levels

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E) and

Practical Skills - Completion of Skill Sheets  (Lead Evaluator assigned by AS&E)

NFPA 472 (2013)

Hazardous Materials Mission Specific-HazMat Plus

NFPA 472, Core Operations Level, Mission-specific competencies PPE

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E) and

Practical Skills - Completion of Skill Sheets (Lead Evaluator assigned by AS&E)

NFPA 1002 (2014) Driver/Operator Pumper

Note: Apparatus Equipped with Fire Pump - NFPA 1081 Advanced Exterior Industrial Fire Brigade or Interior Structural Brigade Member or NFPA 1001, Fire Fighter I

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E) and

Practical Skills - Completion of Skill Sheets (Lead Evaluator assigned by AS&E)

NFPA 1006 (2013) Technical Rescuer (Chap. 5)

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E)

Practical Skills - Completion of Skill Sheets (Lead Evaluator assigned by AS&E)

NFPA 1001 (2013) Fire Fighter I

NFPA 472, Core Operations Level, Product Control Mission Specific Competency

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E)

Practical Skills - Completion of Skill Sheets (Lead Evaluator assigned by AS&E)

NFPA 1001 (2013) Fire Fighter II

NFPA 1001 – level I

NFPA 472, Core Operations Level, Product Control Mission Specific Competency

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E)

Practical Skills - Completion of Skill Sheets (Lead Evaluator assigned by AS&E)

NFPA 1033 (2014) Fire Investigator

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E)

Practical Skills - Investigative Report submission evaluated by AS&E

NFPA 1035 (2015) Fire and Life Safety Educator I

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E)

Practical Skills - In Class Presentation marked by Lead Instructor(s)

NFPA 1035 (2015) Fire and Life Safety Educator II

NFPA 1035 – level I

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E)

Practical Skills - In Class Presentation marked by Lead Instructor(s)

NFPA 1035 (2015) Public Information Officer

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E)

Practical Skills - Completion of Skill Booklet signed by Fire Chief/Designate

NFPA 1021 (2014) Fire Officer I

NFPA 1001, Fire Fighter II

NFPA 1041, Fire Instructor I

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E)

Practical Skills - Completion of Skill Booklet  signed by Fire Chief/Designate

NFPA 1021 (2014) Fire Officer II

NFPA 1021 – level I

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E)

Practical Skills – Project/Portfolio Based Submission evaluated by Lead Instructor(s)

NFPA 1021 (2014) Fire Officer III

NFPA 1021 – level II

Practical Skills - Project/Portfolio Based Submission evaluated by Lead Instructor(s)

NFPA 1021 (2014) Fire Officer IV

NFPA 1021 – level III

Practical Skills - Project/Portfolio Based Submission evaluated by Lead Instructor(s)

NFPA 1031 (2014) Fire Inspector I

  • Legislation (online self-directed)
  • NFPA 472 (Awareness)
  • Fire Code Div. B Part 2 and Part 6 - Fire Safety and Fire Protection Equipment
  • Fire Code Div. B Part 9 - Retrofit
  • Courtroom Procedures

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E)

Practical Skills - Skill Booklet signed by Fire Chief/Designate

NFPA 1031 (2014) Fire Inspector II

  • NFPA 1031 – level I
  • Fire Code Div. B Part 3 and Part 5 - Industrial, Commercial, hazardous Materials, Processes and Operations
  • Fire Code Div. B
  • Fire Code Div. B Part 4 -Flammable Liquids and Combustible Liquids

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E)

Practical Skills - Skill Booklet signed by Fire Chief/Designate

NFPA 1041 (2012) Fire Service Instructor I

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E)

Practical Skills - Completion of Skill Sheets evaluated by Lead Instructor

NFPA 1041 (2012) Fire Service Instructor II

NFPA 1041 – level I

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E)

Practical Skills - Completion of Skill Sheets evaluated by Lead Instructor

NFPA 1061 (2014) Public Safety Telecommunicator I

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E)

Practical Skills - Completion of Skill Sheets (Lead Evaluator assigned by AS&E)

NFPA 1061 (2014) Public Safety Telecommunicator II

NFPA 1061 – level I

Knowledge - Written Test (proctor assigned by AS&E) 

Practical Skills - Completion of Skill Sheets (Lead Evaluator assigned by AS&E)