What is a PCAM exam?

» Financial Management. I Successful completion of the PCAM Case Study, a comprehensive examination of an actual community association, with classroom instruction and an extensive on-site inspection. Continuing education credits must be earned every three years to maintain the designation.

What is LSM designation?

Large-Scale Manager® (LSM®)

What is CMCA AMS?

The Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA®) is the only international certification program designed exclusively for managers of homeowner and condominium associations and cooperatives. The CMCA recognizes individuals who have demonstrated the fundamental knowledge required to manage community associations.

What is the first certification that can be earned by a community manager?

The road to CMCA certification begins with the M-100, part of the PMPD series of classes. Successful completion of that course or five years’ experience as a community association manager will qualify an applicant to sit for the CMCA exam.

What is considered a large scale community?

What constitutes a large-scale community? While there is no set number, typically any community with 1,000+ lots or units and an annual budget of $1 million or above falls into the large-scale category. When working with professional management companies, smaller communities are typically assigned a portfolio manager.

How hard is the CMCA exam?

You will need every advantage you can get because, unlike the M-100 test, the CMCA exam has a 50% fail rate.

What does CMCA mean after a name?

Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA®) Examination. The CMCA is the only international certification program developed for managers of homeowner and condominium associations and cooperatives.

What is a large-scale development?

A large-scale development is a development on a large zoning lot or several zoning lots planned as a unit that are contiguous or only separated by a street.

What is one positive aspect of a large-scale construction project?

Large-scale development can be less expensive to develop and operate than other types of development Large-scale projects are also generally less costly, on a per-unit basis, to operate than the smallest projects because of efficiencies in administrative, maintenance, and other operating costs.

What is on the CMCA test?

​​​​​​​​​​​CMCA Examination. that tests candidates in: Governance, Legal, and Ethical Conduct. Budgets, Reserves, Investments, and Assessments.

What does AMS mean after a name?

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