A REGISTERED MUSIC TEACHER HAS:

 

  • A degree or diploma in music from a University or recognized school of music

  • Pedagogical training

  • Proof of teaching experience and students' conservatory examination results (minimum honours standing)

  • Specific qualifications for membership

 

TEACHER BENEFITS:

 

  • ORMTA members are recognized as qualified, registered teaching professionals through provincial legislation (Parliamentary Act 1946 - chapter 131) with the right to use the designation R.M.T.

  • Automatic membership in the Canadian Federation of Music Teachers' Association (3,200 members Canada-wide)

  • Information through local, provincial and national publications and forums for communication amongst it's members

  • The opportunity to participate in the local branch of a professional non-profit organization that administers it's own affairs through volunteers and has an elected representative on the Provincial Council

  • A community of peers with whom they can share ideas and experiences through professional development, including workshops, a video lending library and masterclasses

  • A customizable advertising rack card which they can distribute throughout their community.

  • Help for teachers to expand their own studios by increased exposure from the ORMTA online membership searches, the customizable advertising card, and through a telephone referral service.

  • Group liability insurance at very affordable rates

  • Insurance coverage for studio events like recitals that are held in the community. 

  • Reduced rates at ORMTA and CFMTA events

 

TO BECOME AN ORMTA MEMBER
 

 

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