Associa University Opens Online Doors to Direct
Associa Launches New Courses for Managers,Board Members and Homeowners
June 22, 2010 04:02 PM Eastern Daylight Time
DALLAS--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Associa and Associa University introduces their first online training
sessions geared directly to homeowners and association board members in tandem with its four new online courses
for its community managers.
“The relationships between our community managers, board of directors and the homeowners is crucial and
important to everyone’s success,” said Dr. Jed Friend, Vice President of Organizational Development for Associa.
“Enabling education among all of the players is a key to opening the door to positive and productive
Homeowner-focused training courses are now accessible via Associa’s online portal for homeowners:
Homeowner Orientationgives homeowners the tools to reap the benefits of living in an homeowners association
and gives practical tips for dealing with circumstances that all homeowners face.
Board Orientationprovides tools to enable board members to understand their role, techniques on how to
communicate between community managers and homeowners and operational structure and processes implemented.
The four new online courses for Associa Community Managers are available online via Associa University:
l Board and Homeowner Orientation for Managers helps community managers balance the day-to-day
tactical work of managing a community while interacting effectively with boards of directors, homeowners,
and key colleagues.
l Board Meetingsprovides the tools, skills, and resources that will emphasize the importance of timely reports,
planning and preparation, and the role of professionalism in all matters pertaining to board meetings.
l Annual Meetings highlights how annual meetings with homeowners are positive opportunities to strengthen
relationships among members of the board of directors, homeowners, and managers through thoughtful