Qualified Association Specialist Certificate Program (QAS)
The QAS certificate program, presented in partnership with the Florida Society of Association Executives (FSAE), is an affordable, on-demand educational program for professionals in the association industry. This online training program consists of 12 online modules, approximately an hour each. It presents a comprehensive overview of the many facets of working in or with an association and how the functions work together—from the legal and financial “business model” of associations’ unique governance/volunteer structure, to understanding the key principles of membership, communications, events, social media/communities, non-dues revenue programs, public policy and data management. Plus, the program qualifies for 12 CAE and CMP hours!
Who Should Participate?
- New hires
- Young professionals
- Incoming leadership and new volunteers
- Anyone looking to improve their career in association management
AENC members can purchase this program at a discounted price! The cost is $195 for AENC members and $295 for non-members. If you are a member, please contact Julie Keith for the AENC member discount code: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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- Kimberly Lawyer, QAS, ACES: The Society for Editing