Certificate of Registration (COR)

The Certificate of Registration course is for people wishing to work in the strata industry as a Registered Strata Managing Agent.

Successful completion of the course satisfies the education requirements of the Property Stock and Business Agents Act 2002 and allows you to apply for registration as a Strata Managing Agent with NSW Fair Trading.

This three day course provides you with an overview of the property industry and the skills to work as a Strata Managing Agent. You will learn the basic legal, financial and procedural requirements to work effectively within an office and provide services to Owners Corporations.

Classroom Delivery

The Certificate of Registration course contains classroom instruction, group activities and take-home assessment tasks. You are required to attend 3 days of classroom based instruction. The assessment tasks and projects are expected to take you a further 30 hours to complete. You will attend the 3 day course in our Chatswood office from 9:00am until approximately 4.30pm.

Australian College of Professionals (ACOP) is the RTO issuing this certificate (RTO ID: 91513).

Online Delivery

SCA (NSW) also offers this course online. This is the same as the face-to-face course and is run by our training providers ACOP.

ACOP will provide students with all the materials and support. Its a great way to study for those who cant get to  classroom.

To register please click here and provide us with your details so that we can get you on track to doing your COR and furthering your career in the NSW strata industry.

Course content

The Certificate of Registration course is competency based and consists of 3 units of competency from the CPP30311 Certificate III Property Services (Operations).

  • CPPDSM3016 Work in the property industry
  • CPPDSM3017 Work in the strata/community management sector
  • CPPDSM3019 Communicate with clients in the property industry

The course is nationally recognised training. You will be issued with a Statement of Attainment on successful completion of the units of competency.

For a Full Course Brochure Click here


Recognition of Prior Learning and Recognition of Current Competencies is an assessment process that is available to applicants who have many years of experience within this or similar industries. For more information please contact SCA (NSW) on 02 9492 8200.

ACOP is the preferred training provider for Strata Community Association (NSW).

If you are a member of SCA (NSW) make sure you enter the discount code CORSCA when enrolling in the COR course below. 

To register and to view the 2020 dates please click on the education calendar below.

COR 2020 Calendar