Association Orientation Course Collection

Association Orientation Course Collection

Event Information


Feb 17, 2021 - Mar 10, 2021



United States

CAE Credits:


Event Status
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CAE Credits: Registrants will earn a maximum of 10 CAE credits.

Associations play a crucial role in our world today. Professionals interested in a specific topic, industry, or cause can find a way to come together, elevate their knowledge, strengthen their voices, and find community. This online course collection, curated by Lowell Aplebaum, CPF, CAE, CEO and strategy catalyst at Vista Cova, LLC, describes the fundamentals that make an association successful in this age of change and disruption—from membership to revenue to leadership and governance.

The following courses are included:

  • Allied Organizations and Coalitions
  • About Associations in the US
  • Association Management Foundation
  • Association Governance Models
  • Components and Component Relations
  • Content Models and Content Strategy
  • Convening Online Communities
  • Creating Membership Value
  • Designing and Implementing Nondues Revenue Programs
  • Fostering Member Engagement
  • Government Affairs in Associations
  • Governance and Volunteer Management
  • Key Metrics for Successful Organizations
  • The Power of Associations to Change the World
  • Trends and Success Measures
  • Strategic Alliances and Corporate Partnerships
  • Value Relationships and Return: Membership and Nondues Revenue
  • Working With Boards of Directors, Councils, Committees, and Task Forces

Course outline is subject to change as needed.

Online course collections give you the flexibility to work through a curated group of courses on the go, at whatever time and place works for you. You’ll have three weeks to complete the coursework. Features include:

Carry on peer-to-peer discussions online during the weeks of your program. Discussions are captured and threaded for later review, so you can post or respond at your convenience.

Free library access: During your program, browse the full library of more than 300 ASAE Learning Online courses and try as many as you wish.

Forty-eight hours before the start date, attendees will receive an introductory email with login information and a suggested timeline.

Registration for this collection will close February 12, 2021, at 12:00 p.m. ET.

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      Online Course Collections: ASAE will fully refund program registrations fees in full with notifications submitted to ASAE Registration via e-mail at [email protected] All registration cancellations and refund requests must be made in writing by 5 business days before the program. Requests made in writing less than 5 business days prior to the first day of the conference starting will receive a refund of registration fees minus a $50 administrative fee. Refunds cannot be approved for no-shows. Substitutions are gladly accepted at any time. Badge sharing, splitting, and reprints are strictly prohibited.


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