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Certified Apartment Supplier

Credential Program Synopsis

Earning CAS allows you to network with your peers from other companies, learn about the benefits and activities your local apartment association offers and engage in apartment association meetings and events. The course is an opportunity for suppliers to hear the everyday challenges faced by apartment-manager customers.

You'll learn about:

  • Applicant screening, leasing contracts, and move-ins
  • Rent collection, lease renewal, the move-out process, lease termination, and eviction
  • Property management systems and their functions
  • How community managers create a positive fair housing environment
  • Minimizing risk through inspections, preventative maintenance, safety programs, and documentation
  • Addressing property and environmental hazards and crime
  • Analyzing property financial operations and underperformance
  • Monitoring property performance to achieve an owner's investment goals
  • Maximizing net operating income

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CAS Online Completion Instructions

Requirements

To obtain the CAS credential, candidates must complete the following:

  • Complete the Suppler Success Course
  • Employment within the apartment industry in a supplier position
  • Successful completion of all CAS coursework (totaling 26 hours)
  • Meet all examination standards within 12 months of declaring candidacy

 

Enroll in the Program

Courses may be taken as standalone seminars or in full to earn the industry credential. NAAEI credential programs are scheduled by local and state affiliates. 

Step 1: Find a course at your local and state affiliate.

 Find a CAS course

Step 2: After you have registered with your local affiliate, enroll as a candidate in the CAS program.

 Enroll in the Program

You can also earn your CAS credential online on a schedule that works for you.

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About the CAS Exam

 

Don't Forget to Claim Your Digital Badge!

Once you have earned the CAS credential, you will receive an email from ProExam Vault with an invitation to claim your Digital Badge, which allows you to market yourself as an apartment professional with valuable skills.

CAS Digital Badge

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Renewing your CAS Credential

The CAS credential requires annual renewal based on the anniversary date of completion. Submission of both annual CAS dues of $100 and documentation of three hours of continuing education credits should be submitted to complete the annual CAS renewal.  

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For more information about the Certified Apartment Supplier program, contact NAAEI at 703-518-6141 or your state or local affiliate.