CFM Course in Charlotte – November 13th

IFMA’s Certified Facility Manager, CFM, is the most distinguished credential in the facility industry.  A recent IFMA study found that CFMs earn 25% more than their non-CFM counterparts and tend to occupy higher management positions. The Charlotte Chapter of IFMA is excited to offer this one-day CFM Exam Prep Workshop.  The class will help you determine your readiness for the CFM exam and hopefully give you […]

Getting the Most Out of Your Buildings Through Commissioning & Retro-Commissioning

Commissioning is far more than a checkbox on USGBC’s LEED building certification form or a task that the contractor was supposed to-do according to project specifications.  In fact, Commissioning (Cx) and Retro-Commissioning (RCx) are some of the most cost-effective means of ensuring your buildings are performing optimally and efficiently. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) released […]

Continuing Education for BOC Level I & II? Check out “OGT”

Calling all Building Operators & Engineers…  FM360 is excited to partner with IBOA, the Intermountain Building Operators Association, to provide monthly On-Going Training “OGT”. OGT is monthly, hour-long, educational webinars that will further advance the knowledge and capabilities of building engineers and operators to return value to their employers. OGT counts toward the necessary continuing […]

Are FMs prepared for the things that go bump in the night?

An Emergency Response Management (ERM) Program is one of the most frequent deficiencies found in facility management.  Many have a company business continuity or disaster recovery plan, but most facility organizations do not have an ERM program in place that supports the organization’s plans. For example, do you know, according to your organization’s business continuity […]

Are facility management credentials worth it?

Are you trying to enter or grow your career in the facility industry?  Do you want to gain more respect as a “facility professional”?  Looking to make more money?  Are you just trying to shake the stigma of “glorified janitor”?  If you answered “Yes!” to any of these questions, then you will want to read […]

FM101 Training Series

The Building Blocks of a Facility Management Program The FM101 series is a set of online courses that provide a robust understanding of the foundational building blocks needed to implement and manage a successful facility management program. This series will return value to those new to facility management, the aspiring leader, the well-seasoned, and all […]

Customized Facility Staff Training & Development

As a Facility Manager or Director, you are only as strong as the team that you build around you.  It is difficult to tow the rope alone.  Equip and encourage your team to help you sell the facility team, deliver excellent services, and return value to the bottom line.

Operations & Maintenance Series

The Operations & Maintenance series is a monthly, bite-sized, online set of courses that will provide an overview of primary building systems, their function & application, recommended maintenance practices, and common deficiencies for each system. This eight-part series is good for facility staff and management that are looking to gain a general understanding of facility systems and maintenance practices. […]