The Entrance Test Program has been created to provide a way for reflexologists who wish to be registered through the RRCO to do so.

If you are a reflexologist or know of a reflexologist who has studied at a non-registered school, outside the province or in another country, this program is the ideal way for them to become a member of this association.

Do You Qualify?

Successful completion of the program includes:

  • First year’s membership (current value $120)
  • Wall Certificate and Sticker
  • Wallet size Membership Card
  • Use of the professional Certification Mark: RRPr
  • Lapel pin
  • Use of logo in your marketing and promotions
  • Eligibility for RRCO Professional and General Liability Insurance coverage at a low rate (includes other modalities)
  • Voluntary listing on the RRCO website
  • Municipal licensing support where required
  • Ability to sit on the governing council and make important decisions on behalf of your craft
  • All the rights and privileges of an RRPr

Areas to Study

For the Written Exam please study the following areas. You will have two hours to complete it.

  • Know the proper medical terms for the following body systems;
    • Skeletal
    • Muscular
    • Circulatory
    • Respiratory
    • Nervous
    • Immune
    • Skin / Integumentary
    • Digestive
    • Urinary
    • Reproductive
    • Endocrine
    • Lymphatic
  • Know the bones of the foot
  • Know the five major segments of the spine

Have knowledge of the following Reflexology Concepts:

  • How to take a patient History
  • Confidentiality
  • Do’s & Don’ts
  • When to adjust pressure
  • Referral areas
  • Benefits
  • Contraindications
  • Comparing foot reflexes left and right
  • Relevant medical terms
  • How to Label zones on the foot.

To be brought to Practical Exam:

  • Foot Reflexology Chart sized 8 ½ x 11 minimum. This helps the practical examiner judge if you are working on the reflexes in the right location, based on your training. If you no longer have a foot chart, you may choose a chart from the market to use for the practical test.
  • Proof of practicum (minimum 50 pairs of feet), if not previously submitted with application.
  • Towels
  • Lotion/oil (supplies you usually use when doing a foot reflexology treatment)

Application Process

Successful completion of the written and practical test with a minimum grade of 80% on each, PLUS submission of the following:

  • Proof of reflexology course taken; further information below.
  • Fee of $323 – includes first year membership (value $120)

PLEASE NOTE: If you have not had formal classes, AND have been a reflexologist in a clinical setting for many years, you may still apply to the Entrance Test Program Committee. You are required to provide a notarized statement to this effect, at your expense, along with some documentation. You will then be able to follow up with the required testing.

Print off the RRCO_Entrance_Test, fill in all fields and mail to the address listed on the form, along with the required documents.

Included With Your Application:

  • Cheque, e-transfer or credit card payment for $323 (non-refundable)
  • Proof of course taken, including photocopy of certificate, hours of course (minimum 30 in-class hours). If your course was in another language, it must be translated into English and notarized.
  • Photocopy of your 8 ½” x 11″  Foot Reflexology Chart.

If you have any questions, you may contact members of the committee at