Steps to Obtaining a Florida Community Association Manager License


Step 1. Meet Florida Division of Real Estate Requirements


Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or equivalent. You do not need be a Florida resident or a citizen of the United States.


Step 2. Attend the Ed Klopfer C.A.M Pre-license Course


Take a state approved eighteen (18) hour CAM pre-license course to prepare you for the state exam. The course is scheduled on weekends. Click here or contact our courteous staff at 800-370-1570 for dates and times.


Step 3. Apply for Your State License Examination


  • Go to
  • Select “Apply for a License” (right column under Public Services). There will be an application fee that can be paid with an electronic check, credit or debit card.
  • Submit application.
  • Fingerprint cards must be obtained from either Ed Klopfer Schools or the DBPR. This card must be completed by your local law enforcement agency. A completed fingerprint card and course report must then be forwarded to the DBPR to finalize your application.

Upon approval of your application, you will receive a letter providing you with the necessary information to make an appointment for the state examination. You must pass the state exam with a score of at least 75%.

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