CALIFORNIA CERTIFICATION PROMOTES PRIDE
AND EXCELLENCE IN THE PROFESSION
ESTABLISHED IN 1954
A NON-PROFIT INCORPORATION
DECEMBER 2022 RENEWALS
The December 2022 renewal packet is now available on the Forms page. Renewals must be postmarked no later than Friday November 18, 2022 to avoid the late fee and delay in receiving your renewal.
JUNE 2022 RTC/RC/RTAR RENEWALS
June 2022 Renewal forms have been completed. If you did not renew your certification you are now out of compliance and can no longer use the title Recreation Therapist. If you know someone working in the field without the proper certification please contact CBRPC immediately.
RTC and RC EXAM
The next Recreation Therapy Certified and Recreator Certified exams will be given in November 2022. 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.
CBRPC FALL AGENCY RENEWALS/APPLICATIONS
The Fall Agency renewal forms have been emailed. Fall agency certifications expire September 30, 2022. CBRPC is also accepting new agency applications for internship placement. Contact CBRPC for more information.
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 changing its name
The California Board of Recreation and Parks Certification will become The California Board of Recreation Therapy Certification.
Watch for more information in the coming months!
California Board of Recreation and Park Certification – Established 1954
P.O. Box 2137
Fallbrook, CA 92088
Non-Profit 501(c) 3