Training & Facility Rentals
The Eastern Ontario Emergency Training Academy has 20 Acres of fire and emergency training props available to train your emergency first responders. Whether you are a corporation looking to do your annual training, a community college looking for space to train your students or you are planning on sending your fire personnel for specialty training, the Eastern Ontario Emergency Training Academy can accommodate any of your training needs.Read More
Knowledgeable & Skilled Instructors
The Eastern Ontario Emergency Training Academy offers educational training for fire and emergency service personnel. Our training is to NFPA standards and is offered by knowledge, skilled instructors.Read More
Training that can come to you
The Eastern Ontario Emergency Training Academy’s instructors can come to you. We offer your organization on-site fire extinguisher training or, we can bring IMS training to your fire department. Contact us to find out more.Read More
The Eastern Ontario Emergency Training Academy prides itself on providing quality training to municipal fire departments, commercial industry, and community college firefighting training programs.
The EOETA is based in Norwood, a small village outside of the City of Peterborough Ontario. We have delivered emergency services training to personnel and agencies from Peterborough, Northumberland, Hastings, Prince Edward Counties and the cities of Kawartha Lakes.
Our twenty acre site provides live training situations, including Search & Rescue Maze, Confined Space, 3 Storey Burn Tower, Flashover Unit, Survivor Unit, Shower Facility, Education Hall, 4 Classrooms and a Cafeteria.
Our 4 classrooms can accommodate various sizes of meetings or training. We offer full rental of our facility or book only the training units you need. Our renowned on-site caterers provide delicious and affordable meals and refreshments for all types of training, meetings and events.
Clients include community colleges, corporations for emergency training, local fire department recruit training, local municipal emergency training and private meeting space rentals. We can cater to any group or size.
News & Events
Welcome to our new website!
Redesigned eoeta.ca provides expanded capabilities, easy access and imbedded technology.
May 1, 2016
The Eastern Ontario Emergency Training Academy is pleased to present its new website. The Academy has been adapting and growing for over 30 years now and this website is our latest enhancement. The Board of Directors continues to explore opportunities and develop the Academy’s business plan to provide offerings that serve our clients and our website is an important tool in marketing our facility and those offerings.
This new site is user friendly and by using the powerful search tool, our clients quickly find the information that they are seeking. New customers will find information and graphics that will help paint a picture of what we have to offer. Even though we have been successful in the past, we hope that our new website launch will take us to the next level. We anticipate that eoeta.ca will support the engagement of our municipal and business partners by letting them know what is available to them. Our programs are carefully designed to assist our customers to help achieve training compliance as well as enhance skillsets which will make their communities and workplaces a safer place to be.
Course registration is now easier. A couple of clicks and some keystrokes on the website and your staff can be registered in our programs. We anticipate that these new changes will save you valuable time and make it easier to explore our facility and access our courses. Don’t see what you are looking for? Click on ‘contact us’ and we will promptly get back to you.
The Eastern Ontario Emergency Training Academy is committed to providing leading edge training to applicable industry standards with the goal of ensuring the emergency responders in your communities are skilled, knowledgeable and operate safely in the execution of their duties.
We trust that you will enjoy your experience with the EOETA!
Make eoeta.ca your new homepage today!
Chuck Pedersen – President
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Eastern Ontario Emergency Training Academy’s Mission
To provide a training center dedicated to the practical and relevant training of Ontario’s volunteer and full time firefighters, and those aspiring to be firefighters. Our training services are provided on a non-profit basis, and deal with all aspects of fire department services. Training courses offered are designed to provide quality, relevant and affordable instruction to meet the needs of new recruits on a fire department, as well as the more experienced firefighter.