Get to know Angela Brooks
Angela Brooks is the Marketing Director of DSI, an international corporation lifting the staging industry to new heights. Canadian Staging Professionals (Canada), Certified Staging Professionals (International) and EcoStaging are founded by Christine Rae, President of DSI.
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Whether you are a Decorator, Designer, Organizer, Real Estate Agent or someone wanting to build a home staging business - this program is for you!
The Certified Staging ProfessionalTM workshop is a comprehensive program taught through hands-on interaction, with group exercises, roleplays and in depth practical application of work samples, geared to prepare its participants to enter the staging industry with confidence and experience necessary to succeed.
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To receive a Free Information Package on taking our CSPTM Staging Training in the U.S.A Click hereChristine offered a comprehensive program in how to develop your own real estate staging business. I am now on the "fast track" to success!-Nancy Wilkie CSPTM CSPTM Home Staging Training Includes: Resource Manual & Class Instruction - 350+ pages/30 hour with trainer Staging Industry Statistics Key factors in the Home Staging Market How to sell to different kinds of people 8 Pricing Modules 4 types of consultations - step by step processes Reporting Systems - including unique and innovative staging tool the CSPTM Room Ready Hand Book Instruction on using the CSPER - Certified Staging Professional Evalution Report - unique tool for CSP's 7 Samples of Contracts, Proposals, Letters, Bids and Quotes, Vacant pricing charts, , List of different streams of income available to a certified staging consultant CSPTM Tool Kit - recommended list 10 Simple steps for staging a room 20 Additional Staging Tips The 6 F's of staging; Includes elements of design, scale, floor plans, traffic flow, and more! 8 common problems faced when staging Top Ten Tips and Techniques Colour - Including CSPTMStaging Safe Colours, elements of colour, colour planning, Choosing paint and more.... Room solutions with the use of art Five minute floral ideas and tips Rental Furniture and how it works Staging for living palette Staging a house during the holidays Selling a house with feng shui Storage options Building your inventory Open house checklist - showing instructions and 20 minute time saving tips... Knowing your clients - 29 pages to increase your knowledge of the Real estate Industry, includes: determining the role of a stager, objection handling, and identifying secondary target markets Business start up - 5 Crucial things 10 Wacky Ways to get in front of a Real Estate Professional Presentations to Real estate Agents Building a staging team Anatomy of an effective business plan 56 page Marketing Resource - Success of Marketing written for CSP Stagers by Marketing Guru Angela Brooks Student Resources Hands-on Experience Field training - Day 3 Stagers actually stage a home on the market! Role-playing & staging exercises Mentoring - Job Shadowing - *Available in participating areas CSPTM Support Access to Resource Center for CSPTM graduates Listed on "Find a Home Stager" directory Access and availability of branded promotional material Bulk Advertising Opportunities Additional Educational Opportunities, such as: teleclasses, online learning, colour certification The Coffee Break newsletter for members only Co-marketing Opportunities Free Refresher attendance of the CSPTM Program The Staging Standard Magazine The Staging Standard Newsletter Annual Education Conference CSPTM M.O.R.E Program - NEW! 1. Your own Blog on the Staging Community Weblog 2. Five Marketing Modules - step by step 8-10 week marketing plan 3. Portfolio Presentations 4. Press Kit Presentations 5. Teleclasses - How To's; Marketing, building a newsletter, branding and more! Memberships Membership Advantage Card One Year Directory -sellthishouseusa.com One year International Discount Affiliate Memberships *Certified Staging ProfessionalsTM provides additional marketing material, tools and teleclasses more details in class and on the CSPTM Resource Center
Who would benefit from taking the CSPTM Program?Individuals who are serious about becoming a Staging Expert Decorators, Real Estate Agents, Organizers who want to add a competitive edge to their already existing services Ambitious people who want to belong to a Staging industry, who encourages excellence and continuing education through their on-going support.
Christine Rae is easily approachable and keeps the class interested in everything she discusses. She always encourages questions and student opinions and is genuinely concerned that we the students are understanding the information she is giving us. I would HIGHLY recommend this class to anyone interested in entering the field of staging. This was well worth the money!
-Glenda James CSPTM
"The unique CSPTM tools, student resource centre, website profiles and the incredible advertising that this program provides makes me extremely proud to be associated with the program." says Ann Maurice - TV's House Doctor International Interior Designer and Property Expert