Certificate of Registration

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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 course in our Chatswood office Monday to Friday each day of the course week from 9:00am until approximately 4.30pm.

Australian Collage 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.


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. If you think you may be eligible, click here to find out more about this specific process.


Members: $695 (GST FREE)

Non-members: $990 (GST FREE)


Certificate of Registration

Step 1: click on Register in top right corner
Step 2: 
Enter Date in Course Name box next to course title


For the 2018 dates please check out our education calendar

2018 Education Calendar

All training will be held at SCA (NSW) Training Room, Level 1, 845 Pacific Highway, Chatswood, 2067.