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NARI's Certified Remodeling Project Manager (CRPM) Program New Class begins Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Published on May 21, 2015

The Certified Remodeling Project Manager (CRPM) program addresses project cost management, communication, project planning, quality assurance, record-keeping and risk management.

Key Points Covered:

WHAT? The CRPM will develop competencies and professionalize the project manager’s role in the remodeling industry. The CRPM course is a structured class of remodeling project management fundamentals and a prep course to take the CRPM Certification exam.

Use this program to prepare for the CRPM exam on in August and earn your status as a Certified Remodeling Project Manager.


NARI University Programs

Published on May 21, 2015

On May 26th at Noon (CT)  Rebekah Taylor will present "Monitoring Customer Satisfaction" Monitoring Customer Satisfaction

You work day in and day out to delight each and every one of your customers, but do you truly know if they’re satisfied with the work you’ve done? Monitoring Customer Satisfaction, presented by GuildQuality, will discuss ways to track each and every experience with your customers - from the positive ones to the negative ones. We’ll uncover how customer satisfaction impacts your online reputation, ways to listen to and understand what your customers are saying, and how to use their feedback to build a better business.    Visit for more information on this upcoming event



Published on April 03, 2015 by From NARI National Education Department

The Universal Design Certified Professional (UDCP) Program addresses the concepts of Universal Design; client’s needs assessment, design applications, construction techniques, electrical systems, and plumbing systems.

Key Points Covered:

What? The UDCP develops universal design and construction competencies in the professional conducting residential remodeling projects. The UDCP course is a structured class of universal design and remodeling fundamentals and serves as a prep course for UDCP Certification.
When? Class will meet virtually every Tuesday starting April 7th from 2 – 4 pm Central Time for four weeks.
How? The class meets via teleconference and on line. This enables you to prepare for your certification exam from the comfort of your home or office.

Certification Exam Dates: May 4 through 17


NARI Announces Certification Class Schedule for 2015

Published on March 27, 2015

NARI Certifications Online Prep Schedule 2015


Benefits of Certification:

*  Identifies you as an industry leader

*  Provides a powerful marketing tool utilizing logos and press releases

*  Provides all certified members first listing on National website for consumer searches


CR, CRA & CRS - Certified Remodeler, Certified Remodeler Associate, Certified Remodeler Specialist -  12 week program

On line study group begins Jan 12, 2015 or Aug 31, 2015 5-7pm CST – 12 weeks (Test =4 hours)


CKBR - Certified Kitchen and Bath Remodeler - 12 week program