Continuing Education

Enhance Your Career with CAI Credentials.

Advance your career by pursuing learning opportunities and earning professional credentials. Managers who take advantage of educational programs and earn and maintain designations earn more money, receive more opportunities, and excel further than competitors in the professional community association management field.

One professional management development course, the PCAM Case Study, and the Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA®) exam are offered in conjunction with the 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 course, and you’ll save $50 off the registration fee. You earn education credits for your certification and designation. See the hours provided below. 

ATTENTION FLORIDA Community Association Managers:  The 2019 CAI Annual Conference is approved for CAM CREDIT

Please submit this form to the Community NOW registration desk by the end of conference or return to CAI within 14 business days to receive credit. Forms can be emailed to or faxed to (703) 970-9558.


Join CAI’s first-ever virtual education course!
M-400: Contemporary Issues in Community Association Management
May 14, 2019 | LIVE from Orlando, Fla.
How it works:
  • Complete your registration.

  • A confirmation email will be sent to you the day before the event with your login instructions.

  • On May 14, 2019, between 9 a.m.–5 p.m. ET, log in and enjoy watching the course and earn your continuing education credit for your CAI credential!*

*Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA), Association Management Specialist (AMS), and Professional Community Association Manager (PCAM).

It’s that easy! Stay up to date with the latest trends and best practices in community association management. Don’t miss out on this great and convenient opportunity to bring CAI learning home or to the office with you.

Looking forward to streaming with you!

Earn Credits

Continuing education credits for professional certifications and redesignations are awarded for attendance at the Annual Conference. Visit for more information.

CMCA: 1 day=6 hours; 2 days = 12 hours; 3 days=15 hours

CMCA is administered by CAMICB (

PCAM: Annual Conference attendance = 10 points

Annual Conference attendance earns 10 points for the PCAM application and satisfies continuing education requirements for PCAM redesignation.

: Annual Conference attendance 
= 10 points

for the LSM application; 

LSM redesignation earn 15 points (for at least one Annual Conference every six years).

CIRMS: Annual Conference = 10 points

Annual Conference attendance earns 10 points for the CIRMS application and 10 points for CIRMS renewal.