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2023 CAMT Credential Program

2023 CAMT Credential Program

Tuesday, November 14, 2023 to Wednesday, January 10, 2024
27 Seats Remaining

* Registration open until 10/31/23 at 5:00 PM (EST)

Event Details

Full Course Cost: $975 Members | $1,175 Non-Members  

Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm 

No money in the budget? TAA is now accepting CAMT Education Scholarship Applications for the 2023 CAMT program. The application can be downloaded here. Deadline to submit the application is 10/3/2023.

Be a jack-of-all-trades and a Master of Maintenance! This program is designed both as an introduction for new maintenance professionals and as a refresher for the veteran employee, to give these professionals the knowledge and tools necessary to run an effective maintenance program. Maintenance expenses are the single largest controllable element in any operating budget.

The CAMT program is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), a private non-profit organization that administers and coordinates the U.S. voluntary standardization and conformity assessment system.

Course Dates:

  • November 14, 2023 | Interior and Exterior Maintenance and Repair
  • November 15-16, 2023 | Electrical Maintenance and Repair 
  • December 12, 2023 | Plumbing Maintenance and Repair 
  • December 13, 2023 | Heating Systems Maintenance and Repair 
  • December 14, 2023 | Air Conditioning Maintenance and Repair 
  • January 09, 2024 | Appliance Maintenance and Repair 
  • January 10, 2024 | Review

You’ll Learn About:

  • Processing work orders efficiently and to residents’ satisfaction
  • Electrical, plumbing, HVAC, mechanical, appliance, construction, painting lock, and key services and repairs
  • Customer service
  • Following company policy and procedures
  • Minimizing personal and property damage
  • Maintenance safety
  • Fair housing regulatory compliance
  • Environmental responsibility and regulatory compliance
  • Documenting and reporting maintenance activities in compliance with company policy and regulation
  • Curb appeal, property inspection, and daily maintenance• Maintaining recreational facilities and common areas
  • Implementing a preventive maintenance schedule
  • Product repair and replacement decisions
  • Professional behavior, communication skills, and personal appearance

Certificate for Apartment Maintenance Technicians (CAMT) includes:

  • The non-technical Soft Skills course consisting of online learning, including practice scenarios.
  • Five technical courses consisting of hands-on classroom training followed by online practice scenarios.

Requirements to receive CAMT Certificate:

Certificate candidates must complete the following requirements to earn the CAMT credential: 

  • Minimum of 12 months of apartment or rental housing maintenance experience (this can be obtained while taking the course, you will receive a provisional certificate until this requirement is met.)
  • Successful completion of CAMT coursework and supplementary online curriculum
  • A passing score on the comprehensive online exam within 12 months of declaring candidacy 

CAMT Exam:

The CAMT comprehensive online exam has 100 questions and is 2.5 hours.

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No money in the budget? TAA is now accepting CAMT Education Scholarship Applications for the 2023 CAMT program. The application can be downloaded here. Deadline to submit the application is 10/3/2023.

For More Information:

Shawna Poteat
Shawna Poteat
M.Ed Education & Credentials Manager Triangle Apartment Association (919)782-1165


Craig Bartholomew is currently an independent contractor working in the multifamily family industry to advance education for service teams.  In his prior roles Craig served as Sr. Director of Maintenance and Technical Education and as a Regional Maintenance Manager for a large multifamily company.  As Sr. Director Craig worked closely with leadership to develop and implement tools for services teams that reduce risk and improve efficiency.  As a Regional not only was there a component of compliance to company standards but also an opportunity to train and mentor Supervisors and all service team members through one-on-one, classroom and hands-on learning.