The CAPS education course is a state-of-the-art program with updated topics, practices and techniques. All management information that a multi-site supervisor must access to convert knowledge into on-the-job performance is found in one course.
CAPS designates enjoy the benefit of standing out in a competitive world. The CAPS designation provides:
- Professional credibility
- Industry recognition
- Personal growth and development
CAPS Designation Requirements
In order to maintain the highest professional standards, CAPS designation requires:
- Attendance at all classes
- Each applicant must have two (2) years of multi-site supervision experiences to achieve the CAPS designation. CAM, ARM or RAM designates may use their designation in good standing with two years industry experience to fulfill the CAPS experience requirement.
- Completion of online exam
CAPS Module Descriptions
CAPS A - Effective Leadership --- Click here to Register
Thursday, January 24, 2013; 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
This course shows students how to go beyond day-to-day management and enter the world of team leadership. Topics covered: leadership versus management, the emotionally intelligent leader, employee engagement, feedback and coaching, and teambuilding.
Friday, January 25, 2013; 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
This course is a comprehensive survey of employment, rental and contract law affecting the multifamily housing industry, as well as a review of key environmental and safety regulations. This course also includes a brief section to help students establish and execute an effective risk management program for your apartment communities.
CAPS C - Property Performance --- Click Here to Register
Saturday, January 26, 2013; 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
This course teaches students how to ensure that your property/properties are performing at or above the expectations set in the management agreement business plan. It introduces learners to the key operational and service measures used in the industry and shows you how to write a clear and compelling owner’s report.
CAPS D- Financial Management --- Click here to Register
Thursday, February 07, 2013; 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
This course will help students become fluent in the financial concepts, terminology, formulas, and ratios commonly used in the multifamily housing industry. The emphasis is on showing students how to maximize income and manage expenses at their properties.
CAPS E - Property Evaluation and Due Diligence --- Click here to Register
Friday, February 08, 2013; 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
This course covers the various processes: property inspections, financial and operational audits, and regional and neighborhood analyses you will complete to help an owner or company acquire, sell or renovate a property.
To Register for the Entire CAPS Course -- CLICK HERE
Registration Fees, Deadlines & Policies:
CAPS Designation Course Fee
TAA Members: $1,185 Entire Course or $275 Per Module
++Members can take advantage of the 3-month easy payment plan of $395
(December, January, February) or (January, February, March)++
Non-Members: $1,335 Entire Course or $325 Per Module
Prices above include Text, Class Instruction & Online Exam.
For More Information
If you have any questions concerning earning the CAPS designation, please contact Suzanne Pratt, at email@example.com.
Module A ( Registration Deadline: January 17, 2013)
Module B ( Registration Deadline: January 18, 2013)
Module C ( Registration Deadline: January 18, 2013)
Module D ( Registration Deadline: January 31, 2013)
Module E ( Registration Deadline: February 01, 2013)
CAPS module fees and registration deadlines are indicated above. Registration fees must be paid prior to each registration deadline in order to receive text material and attend classes. Cancellations must be in writing. Cancellations received one month prior to individual course module will receive a full refund; received three weeks prior, a 75% refund; received two weeks prior, a 50% refund; received one week prior, a 25% refund; and cancellations received less than one week prior will not be entitled to any refund.
No money in the budget? TAA is now accepting 2013 CAPS Scholarship Applications. Click here to download the application.
The CAPS Scholarship Application deadline date is Thursday, December 6, 2012