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The Chesapeake Chapter, CAI provides educational opportunities for community association volunteers, professional community managers and service providers. Our educational options range from beginner to advanced topics including community association operations, how to lead and manage people and how to avoid costly mistakes. Some of our educational programs lead to professional designations.

Breakfast Seminars for Homeowners, Managers and Service Providers

Seminar Handouts Now Archived!
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Call For Presentations 2019
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Programming created for managers, homeowners, board members and service providers involved with the community association industry.  The Chesapeake Chapter Breakfast Seminar Programs are designed to provide the tools, resources and contacts to help you manage and work with community association volunteers, managers and business partners.  CAI programs encourage attendees to be proactive, involved and informed.

Managers receive Continuing Education Credits towards their CAI designations when they attend these breakfast programs.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - “Simple Math - Proactive Management + Effective Maintenance = A Healthy Community"
Michael's Eighth Avenue, Glen Burnie, MD
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Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - “You Don’t Know, What You Don’t Know, Until You Discover – You Don’t Know!" – A Roundtable Program
Michael’s Eighth Avenue, Glen Burnie, MD
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EASTERN SHORE LOCATION! Friday, April 26, 2019 - "You Don't Know, What You Don't Know, Until You Discover - You Don't Know! A RoundTable Program"
Clarion Resort, Ocean City, MD
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Wednesday, May 22, 2019  “Community Associations and Information Technology – the Good, The Bad and the Ugly"
Michael’s Eighth Avenue, Glen Burnie, MD
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Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - "Public Speaking - Worse Than a Trip To The Dentist?"
Michael’s Eighth Avenue, Glen Burnie, MD
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The Board Leadership Development Workshop (formerly known as The Essentials of Community Association Volunteer Leadership course) is the next step in preparing to assume a leadership role in your community. 

The workshop consists of five modules:
Module 1: Governing Documents and Roles & Responsibilities
Module 2: Communications, Meetings and Volunteerism
Module 3: Fundamentals of Financial Management
Module 4: Professional Advisors and Service Providers
Module 5: Association Rules and Conflict Resolution
The workshop will teach you how to become a more successful board member and how you can recruit and support new volunteers. You’ll learn the role of the board, the president and other leadership positions, and you’ll identify effective ways to work with professional managers and service providers.

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - Board Leadership Development Workshop
DoubleTree Hotel, Columbia, MD
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Saturday, September, 21, 2019 - Board Leadership Development Workshop
DoubleTree Hotel, Columbia, MD
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Friday, November 8, 2019  - Board Leadership Development Workshop
Hampton Inn by Hilton, Rehoboth Beach, DE
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Saturday, November 9, 2019  - Board Leadership Development Workshop
Fenwick Inn, Ocean City, MD
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Homeowner Seminars
The Chesapeake Chapter, CAI is presenting the following
2019 seminars designed specifically to educate and inform
board members and homeowners:

Saturday, March 2, 2019 - "Older Communities Competing in Today's Market"
Chesapeake Chapter Office, Columbia, MD
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Saturday, April 6, 2019 "Unity in the Community - Partnering with your Business Partners"
Chesapeake Chapter Office, Columbia, MD Columbia, MD
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Saturday, May 4, 2019 - "A Year in the Life of a Board Member"
Chesapeake Chapter Office, Columbia, MD
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Saturday, October 12, 2019 - "Before You Sign on the Dotted Line...Terms to Look for & Include in Your Community Association Contracts"
Chesapeake Chapter Office, Columbia, MD
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Saturday, November 2, 2019 - "Who's Running Away With Your Money"
Chesapeake Chapter Office, Columbia, MD
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Manager Scholarship Opportunity

Neil Moreland Designation Scholarship Program 2020
(Brochure to come February 2019)


Professional Management Development Program (PMDP)
The PMDP consists of three levels of courses designed to give new managers a knowledge base and experienced managers a deeper understanding of all aspects of association management. Courses focus on such topics as insurance, finance, leadership, governance, and communications.

CAI awards qualified professionals with designations in order to improve the quality and effectiveness of community management. The following designations are awarded by CAI:

Certified Manager of Community Associations® (CMCA®)
Association Management Specialist® (AMS®)

Professional Community Association Manager® (PCAM®)
Accredited Association Management Company® (AAMC®)
Large-Scale Manager® (LSM®)
Reserve Specialist (RS)
Community Insurance and Risk Management Specialist (CIRMS)
College of Community Association Lawyers (CCAL)

The following 2019 courses are scheduled for the Baltimore/Annapolis area:

February 8

M-201

Facilities Management, Pikesville, MD

April 11-13

M-100

The Essentials of Community Association Management, Pikesville, MD

June 20-21

M-360

Leadership Practices in Building Community, Pikesville, MD 

September 5-6

M-206

Financial Management, Pikesville, MD

September 19-21

M-100

The Essentials of Community Association Management, Pikesville, MD

November 1

M-202

Associations Communications, Pikesville, MD

Use the following link to register for all PMDP courses [here]