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The Ohio Professional Registry (OPR) is Ohio’s workforce registry information system that promotes individual professional growth and development. The OPR captures data about early childhood, child serving agencies and school age professionals in a variety of roles and settings and serves as a comprehensive data repository for employment, professional development, education and credentials.

The OPR empowers individuals to take charge of their professional growth and development based on Ohio’s Career Pathway Model. The OPR offers information about various professional development requirements, links individuals to professional development opportunities, tracks and documents completion of formal education, credentials, and industry specific professional development for their specific role including recognition of professional achievements of the early childhood, child serving agencies and school age workforce.

A professional’s individual data is never identified or reported. Data collected includes demographics, employment, education, qualifications, and participation in professional learning and informs state funders, policy makers, and partners for initiatives such as compensation and retention, quality assurance, workforce supports.

To get started, create a profile, upload your supporting documents and be recognized for your experience, education, credentials and training in the Ohio Professional Registry.

Create Account FAQs

Can I use my mobile device (cell phone/tablet) to use the OPR?

No. The Ohio Professional Registry (OPR) is not mobile responsive and performs best on a laptop or desktop computer using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

What browser do I need to use to access the OPR?

Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome are the recommended internet browsers for use with the OPR website.

How do I update my account information?

You can update/change your name, email address, phone number and account information by logging into your registry profile, clicking on the Account tab. Make any needed edits and click the save button at the bottom of the page. Refresh your browser to see the updates in your profile.

How do I reset my password?

You can reset your password by clicking the “Reset Password” button. Enter either your Username, Email or OPIN. You will be sent an email with instructions on how to reset your password. If you do not have access to the email address on file, you will need to contact the Ohio Professional Registry at support@occrra.org, for a temporary password reset.

I have two profiles in the OPR. Can they be combined?

Yes, the OPR will be able to merge two profiles in the Ohio Professional Registry (OPR), however not all data is able to be merged. Please contact the Ohio Professional Registry at support@occrra.org, to request a profile merge. It is important to only have one profile, do not make additional profiles, contact the OPR for assistance.

I want to delete my profile. How do I do that?

Please contact the Ohio Professional Registry at support@occrra.org, to request a profile delete.

I created an account in the OPR and have not received the email verification?

Please contact the Ohio Professional Registry at support@occrra.org for assistance.

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