The Fire Safety Program ensures that uOttawa complies with the Ontario Fire Code and is responsible for compliance verification and fire prevention efforts on the campus.

Fire safety at uOttawa

Our program consists of the development and implementation of fire prevention processes and procedures, regular inspections, fire drills, as well as awareness and response training. It also manages the uOttawa Warden Program that supports the response to campus emergencies.

Protection Member extinguishing a fire.


The following training sessions are available upon request: 

People Looking at Lay Outs


Contact Fire Safety to request one of the following services: 

  • Fire inspection 
  • New or existing building plan review 
  • Special project review 
  • Fire protection equipment inspection