Condominium Management

Certificate | Code: 1465

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About the program

Condominiums are often multi-million dollar structures that need a sophisticated approach to management. The program is designed for individuals wishing to enter the condominium property management sector or those already involved in the daily operations of privately owned condominiums. Instruction focuses on the skills that are most important for property managers, namely, budget management, operations management, contractor management, property management, and customer service. The five courses within the program meet the educational requirements set out by the Association of Condominium Managers of Ontario (ACMO). It is recommended that students complete Condominium Law (Course Code: COLB1040) course first.

When combined with experience and successful completion of the industry exam students can obtain the Registered Condominium Manager (RCM) designation.

Program information

All courses must be completed within 3 years of acceptance into the program.

Admission requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, OR 19 years of age or older

Admission procedures

  • Submit a completed Conestoga College Program Application Form
  • Attach proof of Admission Requirements
  • Final selection is made following an assessment of the admission requirements

Graduate opportunities

Graduates will have applied management practices in rapidly growing Condominium Management Industry. Condominium Managers are working closely with the Managing Director and are responsible for residential and mixed used condominium properties, approving capital projects, responsible for planning, organizing, attending and facilitating the Board Meetings, as well as administrative assistance to the Board of Directors and all other related parties.
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Program outcomes

  • Explain aspects of the law that govern condominiums, such as the Condominium Act, Human Rights Act, Occupational Health and Safety Act, contract law, agency law, litigation, and other related governance.
  • Apply problem-solving, time management, and customer service-related skills to perform the day-to-day operations of an effective condominium property manager.
  • Perform a variety of administrative and financial tasks and prepare reports to support a property's long term economic success such as creating and working within a budget and managing expenses, reserve funds, investments, cash-flows, and audits.
  • Develop plans to manage routine and non-routine physical building maintenance such as after-hours and weekend emergencies.
  • Communicate effectively with a variety of stakeholders including boards of directors, contractors and tradespeople pertaining to issues and situations that may arise.

Program related resources

Program contact

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Upcoming Registrations

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Winter Registration: November 2, 2020
Spring Registration: February 1, 2021