FirstService Residential is hosting a free condominium board certification course designed to address the most critical aspects of day-to-day condominium operations on Wednesday, March 12, 2014.  The event will take place at the South County Civic Center, located at 16700 Jog Road in Delray Beach, FL 33446. Hors D’Oeuvres will be served at 5:30 p.m., followed by the course at 6:00 p.m. Gary Pyott, President of HOA/Gardenstyle for FirstService Residential will moderate and Ken Direktor, Esquire, from the law firm of Becker & Poliakoff will be featured.

This course is open to any area condominium board member who wishes to attend. Upon completion of the course, newly elected or appointed condominium board members will receive a certificate of completion that satisfies Florida legal requirements for condominium board members. 

As the leading Florida property management company, FirstService Residential shares best practices in the communities it serves to help enhance board effectiveness and efficiency. Participants will be offered guidance in the areas of the rights, roles and responsibilities of their position, meeting and quorum requirements, financial reporting and obligations and how to take a practical approach in running a condominium association business. A review of governing documents will be highlighted and the ins-and-outs of the elections process will be addressed.

About FirstService Residential

FirstService Residential is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, a global leader in the rapidly growing real estate services sector, one of the largest markets in the world. As the largest residential property manager in North America, FirstService Residential oversees more than 6,500 residential and commercial associations including 1.5 million residential units and over 50 million square feet of commercial space across 21 U.S. states and three provinces in Canada. The company has more than 12,000 employees driving local market expertise and managing in excess of $6 billion in annual budgets. For more information, visit
Mar 04, 2014