Registration Information

Applicants are responsible to ensure all prerequisites for courses are complete prior to submitting applications for courses. Participants who attend the course without the appropriate prerequisites will be asked to leave the course and no refund will be given.

Course fees must be paid in full prior to the course and can be made online with VISA or MasterCard by going to  or by cash/cheque.

Harmonized Sales Tax is charged on all courses applicable. All course fees listed do not include the applicable HST.

Student Parking is available on-site for all courses. Students will park in the spaces designated.

Registrations can be submitted online by visiting our Course Offerings page.

If you have questions about your level of preparedness for your course please contact the course coordinator prior to registration.

Student who are under the influence of alcohol/non prescription pharmaceutical will be removed from the course and no refund will be issued.

Smoking is not permitted in ESTC buildings or on the property except in the designated area. Failure to follow this policy will result in students being removed from the course with no refund.

All full-day courses will include lunch unless otherwise indicated.

Full refund in the form of training credit will be issued if the course is canceled because of insufficient registrations.

Cancellations must be received 14 days prior to the start date of the course. Cancellations received after this time will be non refundable. The Fire Chief (or his/her designate) should notify the Registrar’s Office in writing by e-mail or fax as soon as you realize that your candidate will not be able to attend. We do not accept verbal cancellations. If you wish to send a substitute student-learner, send in an application form before he/she attends the ESTC. Please ensure that any substitute student-learner has successfully completed the prerequisite course (if required) and has been given adequate time to complete pre-class material. Substitutions for Ontario Fire College Courses are not permitted by the OFC unless full documentation has been received five full days before the start of the course.

While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the information in this course listing the ESTC has the right to modify any program, course, location, timetable, or fee without prior notice. The ESTC reserves the right to cancel a course because of insufficient registrations or for other budgetary reasons in the event the ESTC exercises such a right, the ESTC sole liability will be the credit of any monies paid, if applicable by the applicant.