The North Bay Branch, Ontario Registered Music Teachers’ Association ORMTA

North Bay Branch 
Ontario Registered Music Teachers’ Association

Benefits of membership in the ORMTA

ORMTA - Online Application

You may also apply online by clicking on the button to the right.

  1. Official recognition in Canada as a "Registered Music Teacher". Add "RMT" after your name.
  2. Group liability insurance for your teaching studio.
  3. Marketing opportunities, including listing in our online directory.
  4. Professional development opportunities...discounted rates to conventions and workshops.
  5. Performance opportunities for your students, including auditions, recitals, and master classes.
  6. Performance competitions for your advanced students at regional, provincial, and national levels.
  7. Scholarships and awards available to your students in performance, composition, and pedagogy.
  8. Resources for your studio, including policy cards and studio certificate.
  9. Discounts on car, home and health insurance.
  10. Networking with your teaching colleagues

Requirements to become a member of the ORMTA

  1. A degree or diploma equivalent to that of the Associate or Licentiate Diplomas issued by any recognized University or School of Music.
  2. The practical Viva Voce and written Teacher’s examination in the subject area of instruction OR equivalent pedagogical training.
  3. Proof of teaching experience satisfactory to the board of Examiners.


If you possess the requirements listed above, you may apply for membership by contacting the ORMTA provincial Secretary/Registrar:

Mr. Ron Spadafore

P.O. Box 635

Timmins, Ontario   P4N 7G2

Tel./Fax: 705 267-1224