Manager Education

CAI's Manager Education Program consists of local seminars and national Professional Management Development Program courses designed specifically for the continuing education of community association managers. These programs are especially intended for managers interested in professional development, and those managers who are interested in achieving a CAI professional manager designation or re-certifications.

Manager Designations Scholarship Program

CAI'S Manager Designation Scholarship Program (MDSP) is designed to assist community association managers in the Pennsylvania & Delaware Valley Chapter with the ability to meet their educational and professional development goals. The application and eligibility requirements are listed below under Manager Credentials Resources.

We are currently accepting applications for our 2017 Manager Designations Scholarships. For more information or to apply, please click here. The deadline to apply is February 15, 2017. 

CAI thanks the 2017 Scholarship Sponsors: dC Engineering Inspections, The Falcon Group, KPI2, Lemus Construction & Marcus & Hoffman.

Manager Credentials Resources

Check our webinar schedule for upcoming online education. These one hour programs include live, scheduled webinars and pre-recorded on-demand programs you can view at any time. Each webinar earns managers 1 hour of continuing education credit. Webinars are $25 for chapter members; $35 for non-members. Not a member? Join today and save on all CAI programs.

CAI's Breakfast Club for Managers 

Join us four times a year for our Managers Breakfast Club - continental breakfast and networking followed by a three hour educational seminar on the most important educational topics confronting community association managers. Details on upcoming seminars are below:

Risk Management for New (& Seasoned) Managers

This session will present a comprehensive discussion of association insurance coverages, including how they apply in specific scenarios, with a focus on how to navigate the bidding process and the best way to manage frequently asked Board Member questions. The session will conclude with a review of an actual association fire and what to expect once an unfortunate disaster occurs.

Brendan Whelan, Smith Insurance
Bob Strickland, Reynolds Restoration 

Managers receive three hours of continuing education credit.

Contact the Chapter office at 610-783-1315 for group registrations.

When: Tuesday, March 21, 2017 
8:30 AM Registration and networking
9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon Program

Where: Whitemarsh Valley Country Club, 815 Thomas Road, Lafayette Hill, PA 19444

Early Bird Registration* (by March 7, 2017):
CAI Members - $40; Non-members $65
Additional fees apply after February 7.

Register online

Non-members - Join CAI and save on the above registration fees!

Sponsors of select programs receive an allotment of complimentary registrations. For more details and to claim your registrations, please contact the chapter office at 610-783-1315, x10 or

*Early bird registration is a registration made and paid for no later than 7 days in advance of the program. Additional fees apply for registrations made within 7 days of the program. Late registration fee applies within 48 hours of the program. Reservations not cancelled within 24 hours of the program will be billed.

This program generously sponsored By:

Access Property Management
ADP Barlow Insurance
Alliance Association Bank
Falcon Engineering
Lemus Construction
National Cooperative Bank (NCB)

 Please note: Attendance at CAI events authorizes CAI to use photographs or video of the event, which may include attendee's images, for CAI's promotional purposes. To opt out, contact the chapter office.

Professional Management Development Program

CAI's Professional Management Development Program provides the most comprehensive, expert education courses for community managers seeking to increase skills, knowledge, and job opportunities.  CAI offers 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 are offered throughout the year across the nation.

Upcoming Local and Regional PMDP Classes 

Visit our national website  for course descriptions and to register for any PMDP course.


Upcoming Class: M-201: Facilities Management 

 June 8-9, 2017, Valley Forge, PA - Click this link to register for the M-204.  





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