OFAI Stage One: Firefighter Aptitude and Character Test is a requirement to apply to Ottawa Fire Service. Stage One is the only OFAI requirement for the City of Ottawa at this time.

Please visit the City of Ottawa firefighter recruitment page for more information.

This Stage One Assessment will be held IN OTTAWA at the following address:

Training Centre
Ottawa Fire Services
898 Industrial Avenue
Ottawa Ontario
K1G 3Y8

Notes: Parking on site. Parking directions provide at location on day of test sessions.

The Stage One will be offered on the following dates in November:

Sunday November 26, 2023 1:00PM and 4:30PM
Monday November 27, 2023 – 9:00am

Please visit the testing calendar to book your assessment.

For more information on our Stage One assessment click here .