TORONTO, July 1, 2020
The ORFA now provides even greater access to educational offerings providing four different course delivery options, beginning July 1, 2020:
Instructor Led Courses (Classroom-based)
The ORFA, guided by provincial and local public heath departments, will be once again delivering classroom-based programming around Ontario. The ORFA has instituted its Return to Classroom COVID-19 Safety Plan to mitigate potential risks, issues, and concerns during the COVID-19 pandemic. All course instruction and examination will be completed in the classroom. For the current listing of classroom-based courses, dates and locations, please visit: https://www.orfa.com/events.
Instructor Led Courses (Online)
Selected ORFA courses will be taught using video conferencing software that enables the user to meet with the course instructor and other participants online. Participants need no special computer skills or set-up other than:
The ORFA continues to develop online courses using a leading-edge, learning management system. This course delivery format is best for those who cannot commit to a course with assigned instructional days and times (e.g. classroom or virtual conference meeting courses) or who prefers to work through the learning material at their own pace, regardless of time of day. All online self study courses and their respective exams must be completed within 30 calendar days from course start date.
At present, the following courses are available for self-study:
In-house ORFA Training
The ORFA is once again ready to bring ORFA education and training into our member facilities to meet in-house staff and management training needs. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.