OFNTSC Head Office: 1-905-768-3399; Brantford: 226-493-0225; Thunder Bay: 807-623-9595

What Does Water & Wastewater Specialist Service Offer?

The Ontario First Nations Technical Services Corporation (OFNTSC) offers a wide variety of services to Ontario First Nations and tribal councils. The OFNTSC’s Water and Wastewater Specialist Service works with communities and tribal councils to provide (For Unaffiliated First Nations only):

  • Creation of maintenance management plans
  • Water and Wastewater quality regulation review
  • Sampling and testing of water and wastewater effluent
  • Record keeping and reporting
  • Training plans for operators
  • Safety awareness
  • Emergency response plan development for water and wastewater systems

Services offered by the OFNTSC are free of charge to First Nations and tribal councils in Ontario. Please note that there are costs associated to attend training sessions, conferences and symposiums. Contact us today, to see how we can assist you.

Benefits Of Using The Ofntsc’s Water & Wastewater Specialist Service

  • Water and Wastewater facilities operate at peak efficiency
  • Provides unaffiliated First Nation’s operators with operations and maintenance support
  • Take corrective action to fix maintenance issues
  • Testing and record keeping of water quality/waste effluent
  • Prepared for an emergency
  • Plant operators in continuos training cycle to ensure maintenance of licenses
  • Application of water distribution techniques

The OFNTSC’s Water and Wastewater Specialist Service will be working on these priorities for the next fiscal year:

  • Operations and Maintenance technical advisory services (provide technical advisory service to UFN’s with O&M issues)
  • Distribution training – O&M issues (provide specific distribution system training to First Nations with on-the-job training and CEU’s)
  • Circuit Rider Training Program (CRTP – administrate service for 2018 -2019 fiscal year)

Indigenous Services Canada Operator Training Subsidy (assist UFN’s with the development of operator training plans)

Contact Information:

If you have any questions in regards to the services offered by the OFNTSC, we invite you to make contact with one of our service centres. Please contact the Service Centre geographically located closest to you.

Thunder Bay:

1159 Alloy Drive, Suite 202
Thunder Bay, ON, P7B 6M8

Telephone: 807-623-9595
Toll Free: 1-888-892-8281
Fax: 807-623-2566
Email: [email protected] or [email protected]


195 Henry Street, Building #4, Unit #3
Brantford, ON, N3S 5C9

Telephone: (226) 493-0225
Toll Free: 1-888-535-3383
Fax: (416) 651- 1673
Email: [email protected]

Mississaugas of the Credit:

78 First Line Road, New Credit Commercial Plaza
Unit 202, Box 8, Hagersville, ON, N0A 1H0

Telephone: (905) 768-3399
Toll Free: 1-888-535-3383
Fax: (905) 768-1999
Email: [email protected]

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