CALIFORNIA CERTIFICATION PROMOTES PRIDE
AND EXCELLENCE IN THE PROFESSION
ESTABLISHED IN 1954
A NON-PROFIT INCORPORATION
DECEMBER 2021 RTC/RC RENEWALS
The December Certification Renewals are approaching. Renewal packets will be emailed to all RTC’s requiring renewal in the first week of October. The deadline to return the packet is November 22, 2021. The current certification is valid through December 2021. The State of California requires a valid certification to work in the Recreation Therapy field. If you let your certification lapse please contact CBRPC immediately.
RTC and RC EXAM
The Recreation Therapy Certified and Recreator Certified exams will be given in November 2021. The exams will be given in various places throughout the state. If you are ready to take the exam please contact CBRPC immediately for information. The next RTC/RC exams will be given in March 2022.
Why Have Certification
To establish specific standards informing the general public and employing agencies of basic professional competencies.
To identify leaders engaged professionally in the recreation profession.
To inform consumers and employers – recreation professional has tested competent through examination on specific standards identified by the profession and CBRPC.
To verify adequate preparation of the professional while at the same time indicating validity of the profession.
To provide, upon request, verification to agencies of certificant’s original certification date, current standing and expiration date.
To have an impact on university curriculum.
To deliver, administer and maintain certification examination procedures locally.
To organize a base of both Recreator and Recreation Therapist Certification.
CBRPC IS SEEKING NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2022 ELECTIONS TO THE EXECUTIVE BOARD
For more information
California Board of Recreation and Park Certification – Established 1954
P.O. Box 2137
Fallbrook, CA 92088
Non-Profit 501(c) 3