Difference between revisions of "Professional Certificate in Facilities Management"

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   - To create awareness on and provide practical approaches to best-known
 
   - To create awareness on and provide practical approaches to best-known
 
   practices in facilities management in a building environment
 
   practices in facilities management in a building environment
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   - To address fundamental principles but only to the point necessary for
 
   - To address fundamental principles but only to the point necessary for
 
   the understanding of facilities management from a holistic life cycle
 
   the understanding of facilities management from a holistic life cycle
 
   perspective
 
   perspective
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   - To provide the essential knowledge and skills required to carry out
 
   - To provide the essential knowledge and skills required to carry out
 
   efficient and effective facility management
 
   efficient and effective facility management
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   - To develop and implement energy management and indoor air quality
 
   - To develop and implement energy management and indoor air quality
 
   management
 
   management
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   - To be able to use facility management tools for operation and
 
   - To be able to use facility management tools for operation and
 
   maintenance planning and management
 
   maintenance planning and management

Revision as of 20:10, 17 February 2009

The program consists of 10 modules grouped into 3 lecture series. Completion of the 10 modules leads to a Certificate in Facilities Management.

The program is designed for practicing facilities managers, property and building administrators, engineers, architects, project managers, project coordinators and project supervisors with the following objectives in mind:

  - To create awareness on and provide practical approaches to best-known
  practices in facilities management in a building environment
  - To address fundamental principles but only to the point necessary for
  the understanding of facilities management from a holistic life cycle
  perspective
  - To provide the essential knowledge and skills required to carry out
  efficient and effective facility management
  - To develop and implement energy management and indoor air quality
  management
  - To be able to use facility management tools for operation and
  maintenance planning and management

Facilities include hospitals; universities and schools; government buildings and offices; residential and condominiums; industrial plants and factories; and, commercial buildings and complexes.