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Continuing Education


Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for professional certifications and designations are awarded for attendance at the Annual Conference.


1 day=6 CEUs
2 days=12 CEUs
3 days=15 CEUs 
CMCA is administered by CAMICB (


Annual Conference attendance earns 10 points for the PCAM application and satisfies continuing education requirements for PCAM recertification. Speaking/presenting at the conference awards 10 points for the PCAM application.
Full conference attendance is required for education credits.


1 day=6 hours
2 days=12 hours
3 days=15 hours


Annual Conference attendance earns 10 points for the LSM application; LSM redesignation requires attending at least one Annual Conference to earn 15 points.


Annual Conference attendance earns 10 points for the CIRMS application and 10 points for CIRMS redesignation.  Speaking/presenting at the conference awards an additional 10 points.

Pre-Conference Courses

Eight professional development courses, including all 200-level courses, are offered in conjunction with the CAI Annual Conference. Register for one of these pre-conference learning opportunities to earn career-enhancing CAI designations and take your career to the next level. Attend the full conference and a PMDP course, and you'll save $50 off the registration fee and earn 15 continuing education credits.

M-100: The Essentials of Community Association Management
M-201: Facilities Management
M-202: Association Communications
M-203: Community Leadership
M-204: Community Governance
M-205: Risk Management
M-206: Financial Management
M-400: Contemporary Issues in Community Association Management

Take the Learning Home!

The practical skills, industry perspectives and professional insights you gain at the Annual Conference are tools that will help you maximize opportunities and discover new possibilities. And you don't have to leave the learning behind.

During the conference, be sure to visit the CAI Press bookstore for a full selection of the very best resources available for association managers, volunteer leaders and industry professionals. You will find take-home solutions to issues in your community and reference materials to keep you up-to-date on community association trends. Spend $100 or more at the bookstore and CAI will ship your purchases home for FREE! (Free shipping to the contiguous 48 states only. International shipping available at cost.)