MDP in Dubai is getting closer

12-16th June, CMAE is hosting three MDPs that will take place under one roof.  Join us in Dubai – at the lovely five star Park Hyatt Hotel and the amazing Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club with the standout clubhouse.  A week you will not forget.  MDP 1 – Club Operations, MDP 2 – Building […]

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CMAE Management Development Programme

The CMAE’s Management Development Programme is the result of over 10 years of work by a dedicated group of club managers, educationalist and leading industry figures worldwide.

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The CMAE Jobs board features current job opportunities in the Global Club industry. View jobs online, sign up to our mailing list or if you have a job you wish to advertise contact our team.

Online Education

CMAE offer online education in all 11 core competencies. Check out the online event calendar and book your place on one of the coming events. Besides the competence you increase - you also get valuable credits.

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Designed for one or more club team member(s) or Board members, Summits provide an in-depth professional development experience on related subject matter for the betterment of the club industry.

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Latest News

Scottish Club Manager wins bursary for MDP 3 Strategy & Leadership

The European Club Education Foundation has awarded their annual Joe Perdue Bursary to Iain Russell, Club Manager at East Renfrewshire Golf Club. The Bursary covers the costs of attending the MDP Part 3 Strategy & Leadership course run by Club Management Association of Europe (CMAE). The Joe Perdue Bursary was established in 2015 in memory […]

New dates for MDP Parts 1 and 2 announced for November

The CMAE has announced a further two dates for its Management Development Programme part 1 and 2 courses which are due to be held in November. MDP Part 1 will be hosted in Edinburgh on the 6-10 November and MDP part 2 will take place in Manchester on the 13-17 November. Part 1 is a […]

MDP Sport & Recreation announced for August 2023

The Club Management Association of Europe (CMAE) will host the Management Development Programme on Sport & Recreation this summer on 7-11 August.   The five day education course is aimed at Managers who want to have a wider view of sports, fitness, recreation and wellness operations. By attending this course, delegates will experience all parts of […]

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