PLAR - CAE 100 – Association Leadership, Change, Strategy, & Structure - 2015

Prior Learning Assessment Recognition (PLAR)

Prior Learning Assessment Recognition (PLAR) provides industry professionals the opportunity to apply experiential and academic experience towards earning the CAE®designation.

PLAR - CAE 100 Association Leadership, Change, Strategy, & Structure

CAE 100 introduces students to the foundational elements of associations; goals, leadership, management strategies, organizational structures, and strategic planning. In addition, this course addresses the concepts of change, change management and engaging stakeholders in the change process.

Read more here: PLA_CAE 100 Brochure

Register Online! Select "Single Registration" above or send the PLAR Registration Form by email or fax.

Applicant Requirements: 

  • Five years of senior management experience

Application Requirements:

  • A current resume which clearly demonstrates five years of senior management experience

  • Two references

  • A current job reference

  • Supporting evidence which demonstrates mastery of the core course competencies

  • Applicable fees


  • Application is $350.00 per course.


  • Applications are accepted and assessed on a rolling basis.

  • Assessment takes approximately 2-4 weeks.

Earn the Designation:


  • All applicants must pass all CAE course(s) for which they were not granted PLAR credit, CAE 500 and the exam as well as join CSAE as a member to earn and retain the designation.

For more information please contact:

CAE Department 
416.363.3555 x 242
1.800.461.3608 x 242


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