Don’t Let February ICE Your Progress

BRRRRR…ITS COLD!!! Don’t let the polar vortex of February’s freeze ICE your progress. De-thaw the winter frost by lighting a fire under yourself. Learn a new skill, take on a new niche…start a new career. It’s all covered with topics from this months webinar schedule. Stay inside, stay warm and come learn with us.

How To Use Your Sherwin Williams Professional Color File Box ~COMPLIMENTARY~

Do you have a Sherwin Williams Professional Color File Box? Know what’s in it? Know how to use it? If not, you are missing out on a fabulous color tool that will help selecting colors for your clients faster and easier.

Learn what’s in this File Box and where you can use it including, Architectural Fan Deck vs. the DIY Fan Deck, Concepts in Color Fan Deck, Paint Finishes and Primers, Light Reflective Value, Tints, tones and shades of each color, Color Highlights, Historical Colors both Interior and Exterior, Index, How to reorder swatches, Using the bigger swatches and how to get them.

DATE: Monday February 3, 2014
TIME: 7:00pm-8:00pm EST
FEE: Complimentary


Residential Renovation Project Manager Program ~NOW OFFERED IN NEW FORMAT~

We have all heard horror stories about someone’s disastrous renovation, or watched a DIY renovation show that invariably has the same dismal ending; a major problem was uncovered during the renovation, the homeowner was asked to; spend more money, forfeit part of the renovation, live with the consequences or sold their property below market value!

Have you ever wondered why seemingly great designers and qualified builders run into so many on-site problems when the solution seems so obvious to you? Have you always had a yearning to manage a renovation project for your client because you know you can do a much better job?

Consider applying your project management skills, knowledge, organization and passion you already have to manage your client’s renovation projects and increase your earning potential. Join Debrah Boucher, Founder and President of DB Interiors and former President of the Ottawa Real Estate Investment Organization (OREIO), for this 3 part, 6 hour webinar program as she teaches a systematic and thorough process to follow for each component of a renovation project. This program gains you 4 CEC’s towards your Masters.

Session 1: Assessing the Reno and Understanding the Scope of Work
Session 2: Checklist for Hiring a Contractor
Session 3: 10 Steps to a Successful Renovation

To listen to the live recording Q & A with Deb Boucher on managing home renovations CLICK HERE

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DATE: Monday February 4, 11, 18, 2014
TIME: 7:00pm-9:00pm EST
FEE: $495 USD


Chemicals Hiding in Plain Sight ~COMPLIMENTARY~

Did you know that since 1999 the CDC has measured 219 chemicals in peoples blood and urine? Many of these chemicals are found in common everyday items in your home. Join Lynelle Hartman, VP of the CSP Eco Division, as she explains how household cleaners are effecting our health and the health of the planet also how simple changes can create a healthier home and planet for all. There will be time for questions and answers along with some healthy product options.

DATE: Wednesday February 5, 2014
TIME: 8:00pm-9:30pm EST
FEE: Complimentary


Color for Selling and for Dwelling ~NEW AND IMPROVED~

Past Graduates of this program, CSP and Non-CSP, may RE-ATTEND for ONLY $99 USD

Want to add another income stream to your business?
Need more confidence before you charge for choosing colors?
Are you a Colorphobic?

Maybe you have always wanted to know more about selection of color as it relates to interior and exterior of a home or office. Maybe you’re really good with color but need confirmation or just need to bolster your knowledge. Yes to any of these means you have come to the right place.

Learn from Sherwin Williams color expert Jan Saunders-Maresh, during this 3 session, 6hr webinar series, on how to narrow down the color choices from thousands to the very few that work in a space based on the science of color and the complexion of the space.

This webinar includes all three webinars, workbook with forms and pricing, certification, marking of coursework, exam, certificate and earns you 4 CEC towards your Masters.


DATE: Monday February 10, 17 and March 3, 2014
TIME: 7:00pm-9:00pm EST
FEE: CSP $449 USD and NON-CSP $495 USD

BONUS OFFER: Also receive the How to Use Your Sherwin Williams Colour Box webinar download absolutely free


Certified Eco Professional Program ~NEW PRICE~

Leaving a smaller carbon footprint and going green is the future. The CSP Certified Eco-Professional Program is especially designed for real estate professionals, stagers, decorators, contractors and organizers. Join Lynelle Hartman, CEP and VP of the CSPI Eco-Division as she teaches you the keys to environmental sustainability, energy-saving techniques and green build science to give you a marketing niche in this exponential growth niche! This program earns you 4 CEC towards your Masters.

(Note: This is four 2-hour webinars, one per each of four weeks, with open book exam, tuition includes textbook.)


DATE: Wednesday February 12, 19, 26 and March 5, 2014
TIME: 11:00am- 1:00pm EST
FEE: Now Only $295 USD


Is Fear Stopping You From A New Career In Staging? ~COMPLIMENTARY~

Have you been thinking about a change? Perhaps you have learned a bit about the staging industry, are interested but have fear or uncertainty about getting into staging as a professional, then this is the webinar where Christine Rae can answer your personal questions.

According to CNN, staging is the #1 industry poised for growth but if your fear feels bigger than the opportunity, you will not be able to move forward into your new career. Fear is the #1 thing that can slow or even stop you from making change in your life.

Join Christine Rae Staging industry expert, best selling author and only recipient of the Real Estate Staging Association Lifetime Achievement award for her work in building the industry professionalism as she discusses the pros and cons of a staging business. Explore the opportunity and receive the answers you need today in order to move you forward with your new life as a professional stager!

DATE: Wednesday February 12, 2014
TIME: 8:00pm-10:00pm EST
FEE: Complimentary



Are you so busy that you find it difficult to attend live webinar events?
Or perhaps you have some extra time over the holidays and would like to take that opportunity to attend some webinars?

We understand and know your time is valuable. You need information fast, when you need it. And technology is the bridge to deliver it to you via the privacy of your own computer 24/7 with CSP® Downloadable Webinars. Topics range from staging tips to business development strategies and niche market how-to’s. CSP International chooses topics based on relevancy to your business to shorten your learning curve. Subject matter experts are selected as instructors to bring you the best available content for maximum value.


To Staging Your Future with CSP®~

Christine Rae
Founder and President
CSP International™ Training Academy

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About Christine Rae

Christine Rae blends her passion for the staging and decorating industries, her desire for helping people develop their potential, the thrill of training to the presentation of the CSPâ„¢ workshop. She has honed her skills and built her knowledge through extensive training in a variety of disciplines. During the last five years Christine has trained over 1600 people and in 2004 was recipient of an International Staging Award. Christine believes a crucial part of success as a trainer is to keep your hand in the industry you speak and teach about. This is why she continues to work (outside of training sessions) at building her own staging business, and works with a select group of Realtors® . The best business anyone can have is from a referral - it is an honor and privilege to work with you and your sphere of influence. Wellness with Essential Oils: