Education for Homeowner Leaders



​​​​​​Education for homeowner leaders just got better. 

If you live in a condominium, homeowners association, or housing cooperative, you know how important it is to have an effective governing board of directors.  The CAI Board Leader Certificate is designed to provide a foundation for effective community association board leadership.  Whether you are an experienced board member or just thinking about getting involved, this certificate will help you become a more informed and effective leader.  

To Earn the CAI Board Leader Certificate:

  1. Complete the CAI Board Leader Certificate Course (also known as the Board Leader Development Workshop). This course is offered in two formats: classroom instruction through CAI chapters, or an online, self-study course

  2. Acknowledge that you have read and understand three key documents:

    1) Model Code of Ethics for Community Association Board Members
    2) Community Association Governance Guidelines
    3) Rights and Responsibilities for Better Communities​​​



Community leaders who complete the CAI Board Leader Certificate will receive a certificate of completion and recognition on the CAI website.


Other Education Opportunities

CAI also offers many other learning opportunities for homeowner leaders including webinars and national conferences and events.