CALIFORNIA CERTIFICATION PROMOTES PRIDE
AND EXCELLENCE IN THE PROFESSION
ESTABLISHED IN 1954
A NON-PROFIT INCORPORATION
JUNE 2022 RTC/RC/RTAR RENEWALS
June 2022 Renewal forms have been emailed to all certificants with a valid email address. If you did not receive your renewal information please contact CBRPC immediately to update your information. June 2020 certifications are valid through June 30, 2022. New renewal forms are due no later than May 20, 2022. A copy of all renewal documents is available on this website under the “Forms” tab.
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 Annual Elections and Board Meeting
Annual Elections are now open. You can find the ballot at the bottom of this page. Please send the official ballot back to CBRPC before April 19, 2022 to be counted. The Annual Board meeting for CBRPC will be held April 20, 2022. The meeting is open to the public and will be virtual from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. PST. Watch for the link to participate.
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.
California Board of Recreation and Park Certification – Established 1954
P.O. Box 2137
Fallbrook, CA 92088
Non-Profit 501(c) 3