2023 CAMT Certification

Thursday, September 7, 2023
to Wednesday, November 8, 2023
Category: Certifications

Class Starts: September 7th (Additional Dates Below)

All classes run each day from 1:00pm - 4:00pm EST except for the Hands-On days which will run 9:00am - 5:00pm EST.

This Class is Hybrid (both in-person and online)

In-person learning will take place in IAA's training room, located at 9200 Keystone Crossing Suite 150, Indianapolis, IN 46240.

  • Member: $1090/attendee 
  • Non-Member: $1550/attendee

Earning your Certified Apartment Maintenance Technician (CAMT) designation validates your knowledge, enhances your reputation and credibility, boosts your confidence, and earns you respect.

Learning Objectives:
  • Processing work orders correctly, timely, and to residents’ satisfaction
  • Electrical services and repairs
  • Plumbing services and repairs
  • HVAC services and repairs
  • Painting services
  • Construction services and repairs
  • Mechanical services and repairs
  • Appliance services and repairs
  • Lock and key services and repairs
  • Customer service and performing maintenance tasks according to company policy and procedures
  • Minimizing personal and property damage while safely performing maintenance activities
  • Fair housing regulation compliance
  • Environmental responsibility and regulatory compliance
  • Reporting and documentation of maintenance activities in compliance with company policy and regulation
  • Curb appeal, property inspection, and daily maintenance
  • Established procedures for maintaining recreational facilities and common areas
  • Implementation of a preventive maintenance schedule
  • Product repair and replacement decisions
  • Professional behavior patterns, communication skills, and appearance
  • Clear and respectful communication with residents, team members, and contractors

CAMT candidates must complete the classroom and virtual coursework then pass the exam within 6 months of declaring candidacy. Minimum experience requirement is 12 months of apartment or rental housing maintenance work. (This can be obtained while taking the course, you will receive a provisional certificate until this requirement is met).

Module Dates: 

  • September 7, 2023 - Module One: Electrical
  • September 14, 2023 - Module Two: Plumbing
  • September 21, 2023 - Module Three: HVAC Day 1 - Heating
  • September 28, 2023 - Module Four: HVAC Day 2 - A/C
  • October 12, 2023 - Module Five: Appliances
  • November 2, 2023 - Module Six: Interior/Exterior

Hands-On Days: 

  • November 7 & 8, 2023 - During this final interactive session, participants can practice what they've learned on a wide range of appliances.  If possible, it is strongly encouraged to attend at least the hands-on days in person.

Thank you to our Sponsors!


Tom Whetsel


Tom Whetsel has more than 30 years of experience in the maintenance and HVAC world. As Director of Maintenance, he was responsible for HI Management’s maintenance team and all related activities in their portfolio. Tom has achieved many accomplishments in the multifamily industry, including being a Refrigerant Service Engineering Society member. Tom has also earned his North American Technical Excellence Certification (NATE) and HVAC Journeyman Card and is certified in Chemical Management.

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