Application Process

Once you have completed the requirements for the designation of your choice contact the ORFA for an ORFA professional designation application form or visit

Please send the completed application form to: ORFA Professional Designation Program, Ontario Recreation Facilities Association Inc., 1 Concorde Gate, Suite 102, Toronto, Ontario M3C 3N6.

Applications are reviewed on a monthly basis and both approved and non-approved applicants will be notified.

Upon approval of your submission, a professional development file will be opened for you at the ORFA office and you will receive a Certificate of Professional Designation.

If you need more information contact the ORFA at tel: (416) 426-7062, 1-800-661-6732, fax: (416) 426-7385 or

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