ARP is for candidates who are unable to document the minimum educational requirement for interior design registration.

Applicants must have a minimum of 8,800 hours (approximately 5 years) of work experience in interior design and must be able to document competencies based on current CIDA standards in eight key areas.‚Äč Documentation will then be reviewed and if further information is required, a personal interview will be conducted.

Further information can be found on the CIDQ website.