2.1 Association

The Certified Registered Massage Therapist Association is a non-profit organization that:

(a) is created pursuant to the Societies Act;
(b) is composed of its members, and
(c) has the capacity and, subject to the Societies Act, the rights, powers and privileges of a natural person.

2.2 Association’s Role

The Association:
(a) shall carry out its activities and govern its members in a manner that protects and serves the public interest;
(b) shall provide direction to and regulate the practice of its members;
(c) shall establish, maintain and enforce standards for membership, continuing competence and standards of practice for its members;
(d) shall carry on the activities of the Association and perform other duties and functions by the exercise of the powers conferred by the Act;
(e) may establish, maintain and enforce a code of ethics for its members; and
(f) may approve programs of study, education or training for the purposes of membership requirements.