Hollywood, (PressExposure) February 03, 2012 -- The Continental Group (TCG), a FirstService Residential Management company, is hosting an educational seminar for condominium board member certification. Registration will start at 6:30 p.m. and the course will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 9th at the Peninsula Condominium located at 3201 NE 183 Street, Aventura, Fla. This seminar is part of the statewide Continental Certified Educational Program Series and is open to any condominium board member who wishes to attend.
As the leading Florida property management company, TCG shares best practices in the communities it serves to help enhance board effectiveness and efficiency. This course will cover the most critical aspects of condominium operations, and will provide guidance for board members who want to better understand how to manage the day-to-day operations of their condominium communities in 2012. Topics to be discussed include:
Demystifying the budget and reserve process, accurate financial reporting, bids and contracts, correct records maintenance and handling owner records requests, Chapter 718 and the Condominium Act.
Upon completion of the course, a TCG instructor will present newly elected or appointed condominium board members with a certificate of completion that satisfies new state educational requirements for their position. This course is free of charge and is open to local condominium board members. For reservations or more information on the Aventura seminar, please call Gilda Ellison at 305-345-9409 or visit [http://www.EventsTCGMGT.com/peninsula].
About The Continental Group, Inc.
Founded in 1990, The Continental Group's corporate headquarters is located in Hollywood, FL.
It also has regional offices in Boca Raton, Miami, West Palm Beach, Wellington, Vero Beach, Orlando, Tampa/St. Petersburg, Jacksonville and Destin. The company is the largest manager of condominium and homeowner associations in the state, and one of South Florida's leading private sector employers.
Today, The Continental Group manages and maintains 1,500 Associations and more than 310,000 residential units. As the leading community association management company in Florida, Continental pioneered many of the practices widely utilized throughout the industry today.
The Continental Group is a subsidiary of FirstService Residential Management (FSR). FSR is the largest manager of residential communities in North America, overseeing more than 5,600 properties and over 1.3 million residential units. FSR is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation (NASDAQ: FSRV, TSX: FSV), a global leader in the rapidly growing real estate services sector, providing a variety of services in commercial real estate, residential property management and property services. More information about FirstService is available at http://www.firstservice.com.
To learn more about The Continental Group, call (954) 925-8200, toll-free: (800) 215-2316 or visit http://www.tcgmgt.com.