Industry-Recognized Credentials: Professional & Business Real Estate

ECONOMIC SECTOR: PROFESSIONAL & BUSINESS REAL ESTATE

JOBS IN DEMAND

  • Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents
  • Property, Real Estate and Community Association Managers
  • Administrative Services Managers
  • General Maintenance and Repair Workers

INDUSTRY-RECOGNIZED CREDENTIALS

The apartment industry has industry-recognized credentials for all areas of multifamily housing operations. The National Apartment Association Education Institute (NAAEI) provides education courses and certifications that are aligned to national industry standards for job functions at all levels of the apartment industry, including maintenance, management, leasing and ownership. Students earn these certifications by completing online courses offered by NAAEI in their area of interest and pursuing an internship experience in a related field.

The following is a list of functional areas with associated credentials in the apartment industry:

CERTIFICATIONS AT ALL LEVELS OF THE MULTIFAMILY HOUSING INDUSTRY

Certifying Body
National Apartment Association Education Institute (NAAEI)
Additional Information
Certified Apartment Manager (CAM)
Certificate for Apartment Maintenance Technician (CAMT)
National Apartment Leasing Professional (NALP)
Certified Apartment Portfolio Supervisor (CAPS)
Certified Apartment Supplier (CAS)
Independent Rental Owner Professional (IROP)
Specialist in Housing Credit Management (SHCM)
Contact
Shana Treger
shana@naahq.org