The CMAE provides a forum for the encouragement, development and recognition of education and professionalism in Club Management. 

Our vision is to be the leading organisation delivering club management educational programmes with the relevant certification and accreditation opportunities to all of Europe, Middle East & Northern Africa’s Club Managers.

Our key objectives are:

Club Management To promote best practices in club management management of all types of clubs throughout Europe, the Middle East and North Africa
Education To provide and promote educational events to meet diverse needs (MDP)
Certification To reward members with two levels of certification – the Club Management Diploma (CMDip) and the internationally recognised certification in club management – the “Certified Club Manager” (CCM) designation
Forum To provide members with networking opportunities, assistance with career development, employment opportunities and recruitment
Communication To develop and maintain effective communication with members and with other external parties
Ethics To encourage ethical standards in club management
Legislative Issues To report on changing social, governmental, environmental and economic issues on a European level affecting club managers
Research To research, develop, analyse and disseminate information/data related to club management and the club industry