DFWAE CAE Study Group

Join your fellow DFW area association professionals in preparing for the CAE Exam! The Certified Association Executive credential does more than advance individual careers: it powers entire organizations (and the DFW community!) through a “CAE culture” that values ongoing professional development in the association management field.

Full information on the CAE examination requirements, application, and study tools can be found at https://www.asaecenter.org/programs/cae-certification.  The December 2020 exam will be held December 1-14, 2020, with an application deadline of Friday, September 25, 2020.

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Find out more about the new exam outline which takes effect for the December 2020 exam: https://www.asaecenter.org/programs/cae-certification/cae-exam-content-outline.


Fall 2020 Session - Study Group Fee:

$150 for DFWAE members / $250 for Non-Members


Study Group Time and Locations (Tentative):

  • Thursday, September 3 - Introduction and Background (Zoom)
  • Thursday, September 10 - Domain 1: Governance (Zoom)
  • Thursday, September 24 - Domain 2: Executive Leadership (Zoom)
  • Thursday, October 8 - Domain 3: Organizational Strategy and Domain 5: Business Development (Zoom)
  • Thursday, October 22 - Domain 4: Operations (Zoom)
  • Thursday, November 5 - Domain 6: Member and Stakeholder Engagement and Domain 7: Advocacy (Zoom)
  • Thursday, November 19 - Domain 8: Marketing and Communications (Zoom)
  • Tuesday, November 24 - Wrap Up and Practice Exam (ACEP, 4950 W Royal Ln, Irving TX - with Zoom option)

 All sessions are from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm unless otherwise noted.

For additional information or questions, contact Michele Byers, CAE at [email protected].