Management Plan Skills Assessment (MPSA)

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Monday, April 24, 2017 - Thursday, April 27, 2017

Registration: 8:00 A.M. / Course: 8:30 A.M - 5:00 P.M.
Millennium Tower 10375 Richmond Ave., 1st Floor Training Room Houston, TX 77042

Registration Fees:

Member Rate: $1295 with RSVP by 3/23/17
For Members and Non-Members

Nonmember Rate: $ (N/A)
Local scholarship program application can be found here

    Managing Maintenance & Budgeting Track
  • MNT402

    Managing Maintenance Operations and Property Risk

  • FIN402

    Budgeting, Cash Flow, and Reporting for Investment Real Estate

    Capstone Series
  • MPSA

    Management Plan Skills Assessment

  • EXAM

    CPM Certification Exam

    One Day Courses
  • ETH800

    Ethics For the Real Estate Manager

    Managing People & Marketing/Office Track
  • MKL406

    Marketing and Leasing Strategies for Office Buildings

  • HRS402

    Leading a Winning Property Management Team

    Asset Management Track
  • ASM603

    Financing and Loan Analysis for Investment Real Estate

  • ASM604

    Performance and Valuation of Investment Real Estate

  • ASM605

    Asset Analysis of Investment Real Estate


IREM’s education and networking opportunities with industry peers and service providers enhanced my career opportunities through earning the CPM designation and making contacts with industry leaders.

Janie Snider, CPM®

Griffin Partners


course description

The MPSAXM is designed to assess your knowledge of the concepts, technical skills, and processes involved in preparing, analyzing, and completing a property management plan following IREM standards. It is completed in a classroom setting and includes an exam component that requires responses to management scenarios based on a property type of your own choosing from the following: office building, conventional apartment, or retail strip shopping center.

The exam may be completed electronically or in paper-based format. To complete the MPSA using a laptop computer, you must comply with specific guidelines and pre-course requirements.

Software Requirement: You must have a fully registered and working version of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel on your laptop.

What you’ll learn:

  • Maintenance and risk management programs. Establishing a maintenance and risk management program that aligns with owner’s goals, maintenance and risk management objectives and policies and procedures, developing a maintenance budget
  • Inspection and risk analysis. Importance of assessment and inspection to identify maintenance needs and address risks, maintenance and risk management techniques, minimizing risks and hazards, planning considerations, types of insurance coverage
  • Major building mechanicals and systems. Guidelines and procedures for key building components and systems
  • Maintenance management. Job specifications and evaluating bids, ethics in the bidding process, contractor negotiations and features of a contract, strategies for managing contractors and maintenance activities
  • Sustainability. Maintenance inefficiencies and opportunities, utility bill analysis, energy and water conservation strategies
  • Emergency and disaster planning. Safety and emergency needs, preparations and plans, post-disaster response, business continuity plans

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