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CM&AA® Continuing Education Requirements
An ACTIVE AM&AA membership in good standing is required to earn and hold CM&AA® certification and to participate in the mandatory continuing professional education (CPE) and development activities needed to maintain the certification.
Within the first three years of earning the initial CM&AA® certification and then each three-year period thereafter, the CM&AA® holder must:
1. Attend at least one (1) AM&AA annual conference within each three-year certification period.
2. Earn at least 12 additional “credits” each year by participating in approved activities such as the following:
a. Complete M&A courses or seminars – (AM&AA conferences included) - credits vary - Recognized courses and seminars, and the respective credits are the ones offered by institutions that offer advanced business credentials listed under Experience/Education (not all inclusive) CPA, CVA, CBI, ASA, CFP, CMC, CBA, CMC
b. Speaker at an AM&AA conference – 6 credits
c. Teach a CM&AA® course(s) –6 credits each occurrence
d. AM&AA committee member - 6 credits
e. Contributor to an AM&AA newsletter (quarterly electronic) - 6 credits
4. AM&AA Executive Committee may waive certain continuing education requirements under special circumstances.
5. All CM&AA's should understand that notifying AM&AA headquarters of activities for CE credit lies solely with them. Appropriate proof of completion of each activity must be submitted to the Association's headquarters to earn credit.
http://www.amaaonline.com/files/CE Requirements 8-2010.pdf">See here for a sheet of requirments
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