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It's great to have a small class. The (training) manual was good and helped out a lot with the class. (The instructor was) very knowledgable and cares abut the students.
(Exercises provided) in depth componets of training manual. (Instructor was) very knowledgable in all exercises.
The trainer found multiple ways to explain an idea and knew if the class understood the lesson. We were taught how to correct our mistakes.
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In the Facility Management Course students will learn to coordinate a facility’s activities related to keeping a complex operating to enable sustainable enterprise performance through the whole life management of productive workplaces and effective business support services by encompassing the integration of business administration, architecture, and behavioral and engineering sciences to create an environment that encourages productivity, is safe, is pleasing to clients and customers, meets government mandates, and is efficient.
This all-encompassing course thoroughly illuminates the methods, how-to skills, equipment, and best practices of modern facility management and emphasizes the practical operational aspects of sustainable facility management. Topics covered include organizational structure; cultural issues associated with property/facility management; career opportunities; financial, construction, and emergency management; environmental issues; HVAC, energy, and water management; green building; strategic management, and more. Throughout, chapter questions, assignments, photos, and diagrams help students deepen their understanding. These are complemented by many first-hand insights about effective facility management.
Features of the Class:
Comprehensive and up-to-date—helping students master all facets of modern sustainable facilities management, including careers, organizational structure, cultural
issues, finance, construction management, handling emergencies, environmental issues, HVAC, energy, water, green building, strategy, and much more.
Practical, operational focus—emphasizing practical how-tos, realistic challenges, and proven solutions throughout, making this class an ideal functional course in sustainable management.
Many photos and diagrams throughout—making it easier for students to understand everything from modern equipment to best-practice processes.
Well-designed questions and assignments—promoting critical thinking.
Expert coverage of significant recent and emerging trends—including modern green rating systems, facilities management outsourcing, advanced facilities maintenance techniques, budgeting for green initiatives, and preventing cyber-attacks.
Contains comprehensive coverage of environmental management—including heat reclamation, chilled beam, DCV, and other ventilation/control systems; non-toxic HVAC chemicals; renewable wind, solar, photovoltaic, geothermal, hydro, and fuel cell energy sources; new lighting options; and state-of-the-art water
conservation methods, including xeriscaping.
Includes world-class examples and case studies—showcasing the world-famous sustainable design of CH2 in Melbourne, Australia, as well as the fuel cell technology used at the brand-new One World Trade Center
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IMPROVE YOUR FACILITY MANAGEMENT SKILLS NOW
Position of Facility Manager
Cultural Distinctions and Organizational Culture
Advancing in the Facility Management Profession
Green Building Rating Systems
The Facility Management Team Leadership
New Manager: Taking Over the Property or Facility Operation
Assigning Work Orders
Types of Work Orders
Performing Preventive Maintenance
CMMS and Procurement Management
CMMS and the Preventive Maintenance Function
Property Condition Surveys
Reasons for Outsourcing Service
The Outsourcing Process
Preparing for the Outsourcing Process
Traditional Contracts for Outsourcing
Writing Contract Specifications
Outsourcing Facility Management
The Budgeting Process
Bad Budgeting Practices
The Budget as a Tool to Find Problems
Financial Management for Green Initiatives
The Facility Manager’s Role In Building Construction and Remodeling
Steps In Building Construction, Remodeling, and Building Improvements
Important Construction Project Steps In Detail
Construction Contracting Agreements and Processes
Additional Construction Contract and Legal Issues
Using Software to Schedule and Organize Construction Projects
Sustainable Design and Construction Parameters
Sustainable Building Construction Methods
Post Construction Maintenance Issues
Facilities Managers Facing a Disaster Event
Disaster Risk Analysis and Plan
Preventive Measures and Fire Protection Systems
Fire Sprinkler Heads
Wet-Pipe Sprinkler Systems
Specialized Fire Suppression Systems
Waterless Fire Suppression Systems
Containment of Fire and Smoke
Sustainable Security Management
Property-Related Environmental Concerns
Environmental Issues Prior to Property Purchase
Additional Environmental Concerns
Global Environmental Concerns
Managing Building Mechanical Systems
Building Control Systems
Major Components of a DDC System
Control Protocol: The Language of DDC
Comfortable and Healthy Building Environment
Air Systems for Air Supply and Movement
Ventilation System Control Strategies
Air Exhaust Systems
Refrigerant Cooling Basics
Water-Cooled Electric Centrifugal Chiller Systems
Chiller Energy Strategies
Cooling Tower Basics
Absorption Air-Conditioning Units
Heating and Steam Power Systems
Steam Heat Plants
Pretreatment of Boiler Feedwater
Managing Boiler and Cooling Tower Chemical Treatment
Sustainable Energy Management
Power Generation and Delivery
Facility Strategies for Minimizing Power Use and Costs
Monitoring and Benchmarking Energy Rate Structures
Alternating Current Motors
Water-Sourced Heat Pumps
Power Storage and Microgrids
Pervious and Porous Paving
Collecting, Storing, and Purifying Rainwater
Housekeeping Safety Issues
Productivity of Maintenance Personnel and Formal Worker Evaluations
Building Foundation and Support
Building Exterior Walls
Roof Construction and Maintenance
Common Building Problems
Active Building Exterior Management
Building Interior Construction
SWOT Analysis and the Environmental Scan
Project Financial Analysis
Churn Management/Space Planning