NAAEI Designation Programs

Certified Apartment Manager (CAM)

The onsite manager is a vital link between apartment residents and the community owners and investors. 

Certificate for Apartment Maintenance Technician (CAMT)

Maintenance expenses are the single largest controllable element in any operating budget. This course is designed as an introduction for new maintenance professionals or as a refresher for the veteran employee, to give these professionals the knowledge and tools necessary to run an effective maintenance program.

National Apartment Leasing Professional (NALP)

Leasing professionals are the first people prospective residents meet, and often their only gauge of the property staff. This course is designed to teach these professionals skills to help them become top producers.

Certified Apartment Portfolio Supervisor (CAPS)

NAAEI’s Certified Apartment Portfolio Supervisor (CAPS) program is an in-depth review of property management principles and techniques as used by the professional supervisor.

Certified Apartment Supplier (CAS)

Suppliers are important liaisons to the multifamily housing industry. This program is designed as an opportunity for suppliers to hear the everyday challenges faced by the apartment manager customer. The CAS program is ideal for new salespeople as well as veterans of the industry. 

Independent Rental Owner Professional (IROP)

The Independent Rental Owner Professional (IROP) designation program is offered to the rental owner who manages their personally-held multifamily property or properties. The independent rental owner serves several roles in property management, public relations specialist, administrator, chief financial officer, marketing director and operations manager.

Specialist in Housing Credit Management (SHCM)

The Specialist in Housing Credit Management (SHCM) credential is designed by management professionals for management professionals to ensure they have attained the knowledge, experience and competence required to excel in the housing credit property management industry.

Designate Benefits

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Have You Registered Yet for the 2015 NAA Education Conference & Exposition?

Have You Registered Yet for the 2015 NAA Education Conference & Exposition?  

Registration is now open for the 2015 NAA Education Conference & Exposition, the can’t-miss annual gathering of more than 8,000 multifamily housing professionals that features game-changing...