BAM - Basic Apartment Management

Any person involved in the management of multifamily housing wishing to achieve professional excellence will benefit from the BAM – Basic Apartment Management courses. This series is built around 7 modules and you may join in at any time, one course is not dependent on the other. You will receive a certificate of completion upon completing the series. 

AHMA-PSW is pleased to support the goal of the BAM program, which is to set professional competency standards and to service the needs of the multifamily management industry by offering quality professional training. Professional property managers are in higher demand than at any other time in history. Today's manager must be capable of understanding both the day-to-day, operational problems and also the sophisticated financing and regulatory structures within the industry. The Basic Apartment Manager (BAM) courses are designed to meet the manager's need for a practical, down-to-earth learning experience featuring all the important aspects of multi-housing management from accounting to marketing to maintenance, with AHMA's program placing specific emphasis on affordable housing.


The following modules are offered: 
  • Fundamentals of Property Management
  • Marketing and Lease Up
  • Maintenance Systems
  • Financial Management
  • Understanding Insurance and Risk Management
  • Legal Issues
  • Human Resources