FirstService Residential will host free Condominium and HOA board certification courses designed to address the most critical aspects of day-to-day condominium and homeowners’ association operations throughout Orange County.
On Tuesday, February 17, 2015, an event will take place at the MetroWest Golf Club, located at 2100 S. Hiawassee Boulevard in Orlando, FL 32835. Hors D’oeuvres will be served and a vendor expo will take place at 5:30 p.m., followed by the course at 6:30 p.m.
An second event will take place on Thursday, February 26, 2015 at the Stoneybrook West Golf Club,  located at 15501 Town Commons Boulevard in Winter Garden, FL 34787. Hors D’oeuvres will be served and a vendor expo will take place at 5:30 p.m., followed by the course at 6:30 p.m.
A final board certification course will take place on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 530 East Central Condominium Club Room, located at 530 East Central Avenue in Orlando, FL 32801. Hors D’oeuvres will be served at 6:00 p.m., followed by the course at 6:30 p.m.      
These courses will feature special guest Scott Newsome of the law firm Hurley Rogner and are open to any area board member who wishes to attend. Upon completion of the course, newly elected or appointed board members will receive a certificate of completion that satisfies Florida legal requirements for board members to fulfill within 90 days of taking office.  
As the leading Florida community association 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 an association. A review of governing documents will be highlighted and the ins-and-outs of the elections process will be addressed.
To RSVP or for more information on the event, please contact Beth Monaco at 407-644-0010 X7225, or [email protected].
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
Jan 28, 2015