Seminars

Learn from industry leaders

Get the tools and information you need to manage your condo or HOA more efficiently.

Regional and national experts will offer insights into the latest industry trends and best practices in legal oversight, financing, maintenance, renovations, energy efficiency, administration, communication and more.

Bring your questions to these lively, informative sessions and come away with a clear blueprint for improved management for the future.

NOTE:  In the interest of public health and safety, and in accordance with state guidelines, we have reduced capacity in our seminar meeting rooms.  Please only register for the courses you are certain you will be attending.  If capacity limits are reached, we will work to add additional or repeat courses during the day to accomodate any overflow.  Face masks or coverings will be mandatory at this time for all Condo & HOA Expo participants.  


BOARD CERTIFICATION COURSE - 2 CEU's (BC)

Presented by Eric Glazer - Glazer & Sachs P.A.

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Fulfill your legally mandated education requirements while learning valuable and integral information in this comprehensive board member certification course. Topics discussed will include condominium management and operations, proper procedures for board member election, budgeting and fiscal responsibilities, as well as an overview of current condominium laws to assist in the understanding of board members' legal duties. This course has been approved by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation.

DEFINING & DESIGNING YOUR PROJECT - WITH A FOCUS ON THE 40 YEAR RE-CERTIFICATION - 2 CEU'S (OPP/ELE)

Presented by Claudia Garcia - DSS Condo

9:30 am - 11:30 am

The investigation and design phase is the most critical phase of any project – why does it so often rushed or overlooked? Learn how the design/specification process works and understand the importance of investigating, discussing, and participating in the project during this critical phase. Walk away with some helpful tools that non-engineers/ non-designers can use to advocate for your association and ensure their project is designed with your best interests in mind. Gain guidance on the 40 year re-certification currently required in Broward and Miami Dade Counties.

FUNDING CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS (LOANS, ASSESSMENTS & RESERVE SPENDING) - 1 CEU (IFM)

Presented by Kaye Bender Rembaum

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Associations are often not prepared for the expenditures associated with large construction projects, improvements necessary to pass the 40 year safety inspection, or unanticipated emergency repairs. Learn how to effectively plan to ensure funds are available when needed, the procedures associated with levying special assessments, how to properly use reserve funds and related recordkeeping, financing options, and common impediments to financing.

THE ART OF TRANSITIONING MANAGEMENT COMPANIES 101 - 1 CEU (ELE)

Presented by Affinity Management Services

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Review Community Association statistics, advantages of an association being professionally managed as well as the disadvantages, and the overall process. Learn the best practice timelines, necessary preparations, and procedures to go with their request for proposal.

ASSOCIATION FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT – BUDGET WORKSHOP - 1 CEU (IFM)

Presented by Next Generation Management Services

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This course will evaluate a community budget in detail and explore the tools needed to understand the financial management of an association. Learn in a workshop style to analyze each line item in an Association's budget.

THE ROLE OF A CONDOMINIUM & HOA ASSOCIATION BOARD IN ESTABLISHING A FINING COMMITTEE - 1 CEU (HR)

Presented by Consolidated Community Management

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Understand what role a board has when establishing a finning committee. Learn to develop or revise a policy on monetary penalties (fines) and to apply that policy in the day-to-day management of the association.

A C.A.M.'S GUIDE TO INSURANCE CLAIMS AFTER THE STORM - 1 CEU (IFM)

Presented by Cohen Law Group

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Learn proven strategies and gain legal insights that will insure success in restoring your communities when tragedy strikes to maximize recovery. Explore the vital elements necessary to navigate the filing and proper management of an insurance claim, while learning strategies to overcome tactics that may be used to stall, underpay or deny your claims. Review your coverage, rights, contractors, legal council, and your role in successfully executing a recovery for your community.

WATER DAMAGE RESTORATION - WHY MY INSURANCE COMPANY PAYS - 1 CEU (OPP)

Presented by First Onsite Property Restoration

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Mitigation projects are a difficult process with several moving parts. This course details the restoration process, the responsibility of the restoration contractor to perform the work ethically, honestly and document accordingly, and the responsibility of the insured client to act in accordance with their insurance policy. Explore the process of working effectively in an effort to ensure that the claims process is smooth and payment is secured.

LEGAL UPDATE – 2 CEU's (LU)

Presented by Michael S. Bender, Esq., B.C.S. of Kaye Bender Rembaum

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Get updated on the most recent legislative changes and discuss the statutory changes made by Florida Legislature and how they directly affect managers and their communities.

ASBESTOS: THE WHOLE TRUTH AND NOTHING BUT THE TRUTH - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)

Presented by The Water Restoration Group

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Would you like to know the potential sources of asbestos, the health concerns associated with asbestos, and what to do if you discover asbestos? This course will guide property managers and owners as to the risks of asbestos and how asbestos abatement can minimally impact your business operations when handled appropriately. Learn how to keep your facility safe and protect your staff and tenants from injury.

40 YEAR RECERTIFICATION OF BUILDINGS - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)

Presented by Siegfried Rivera

2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

Review the history and basics of the 40 Year & Older Building Safety Program, now in effect in Miami-Dade and Broward counties. Explore the importance and benefits of the program and learn how to prepare for and schedule your recertification.

FIBER OPTICS 101 - 1 CEU (ELE)

Presented by Bob Allecca - OpticalTel

2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

Discover the advantages and cost saving benefits of using fiber optics for telecommunications and internet in your property. Explore in depth how fiber optics work, how they compares to coaxial cable,and how they will future proof your community, as well as increase property value.

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Dates of The Broward County Condo & HOA Expo Announced!

The Expo is attracting industry leaders who will share their specialized knowledge and experience and give you practical tools and information you need on
October 5, 2021!