CAM - You vs. Many: A Review of Association Legal Issues, Real Estate Continuing Education


CAM - You vs. Many: A Review of Association Legal Issues

This 6-Hour course is prepared to be used to complete the continuing education requirements for Community Association Managers (CAM) as well as offering continuing education credit for real estate brokers in Colorado.

Students seeking to renew a CAM license must complete 8 hours of continuing education coursework each year in order to meet the renewal eligibility requirements. Real Estate Brokers must complete 24 hours of continuing education every three years.

Course Objective:

Students will be introduced to the key legal issues owners' associations face as well as recent legislative activities affecting housing in real estate.  Included in the course is a series of case studies which have affected some associations. This course will also cover issues related to uncommon but important legal rulings that could impact the operation or management of a community association.

Learning Objectives:

This is a comprehensive course. At the conclusion of this course, students will be able to;

  • Explain issues that impact members of owners' associations
  • Review risk management practices that can assist managers and owners in resolving conflicts and preventing abuse
  • Review and Define case law that impacts associations and the management thereof
  • List assessment issues and how they might be managed
  • Describe common local issues and considerations for Association Managers

Table of Contents

  • Introduction                                   20 minutes
  • Local Issues                                  80 minutes
  • Uncommon Cases                        90 minutes
  • Legislative & Division Actions      100 minutes
  • Case Studies                                30 minutes
  • Course Summary                          10 minutes
  • Final Exam                                    10 minutes

The course contains numerous exercises, quizzes, and examinations. It is completed with a multiple choice final exam.

Approved by the Colorado Division of Real Estate and the Colorado Real Estate Commission to meet the requirements for Community Association Manager and Real Estate Broker Continuing Education.


VanEd online courses:

  • Can be completed at your own pace, anytime on any device with internet access. You have a full year for course completion upon registration.
  • Contain quizzes, exercises and a final exam. (Upon passing, certificates are immediately available)
  • Include instructor support through our proprietary course and instructor Q&As



Where can I find this course?
Colorado