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BOMI International offers professional development courses and programs for personnel with property, facility, or systems responsibilities. All of our courses may be applied toward one or more of our certificate or designation programs, making it easy to (1) start with a course, (2) earn a certificate, and (3) achieve your designation. 

Our industry-recognized courses and programs have been proven to reduce operating expenses, increase overall efficiency, and enhance individual performance, adding value to any organization and making BOMI International the trusted source for education by many industry professionals and employers.


Ethics is Good Business® ShortCourse™

Wednesday, March 13

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Instructor: Jackie Sherard, RPA
 

This course helps you understand the impact that ethical behavior can have on your professional performance and your property's bottom line. By working through difficult ethical dilemmas, you'll develop the confidence to follow through, even when facing adversity.Key topic areas:
tenant relations • triple bottom line • confidentiality recordkeeping and SOX • trade secrets • proper use of funds • conflicts of interest • corporate social responsibility • environmental stewardship
Applies to:

FMA® and RPA® designations
 
Recommendations:

USGBC Recommendation: 6 GBCI continuing education hours toward the LEED Credential Maintenance Program


The Design, Operation and Maintenance of Building Systems, Part I

3-day format: April 24-26, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Instructor: Eric Smith, SMT, SMA


This course provides information property and facility managers need to manage the ongoing operation and maintenance of building systems and to maximize building efficiency and cost-effectiveness.

Key topic areas:
building design and construction • life-cycle costing • construction materials • structural systems • building envelopes • roofing • interior walls, ceilings, and flooring • HVAC and plumbing systems • building system controls and automation

Applies to:
FMC and PAC certificates
FMA® and RPA® designations
 
Recommendations:
USGBC Recommendation: 30 GBCI continuing education hours toward the LEED Credential Maintenance Program


Budgeting and Accounting

3-day format: June 5-7
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location TBA
Instructor: David Corpening


Budgeting and Accounting features applications and problems you can use to create building and facilities' budgets. In this course, you will have the opportunity to apply concepts within the real property and facilities context. You will follow the accounting process and creation of a budget from start to finish, learning valuable skills such as how to interpret financial statements, annual reports, and statements of cash flows. You will also learn practical skills such as how to compile lease abstracts and prepare rent rolls. The course includes valuable exercises pertaining to computing productivity ratios, depreciation, ending cash balances, preparing income and expense budgets, and explaining budget variances.

Key topic areas:
record-keeping requirements • revenue and expenditure cycles • cash basis income statement • financial statements • annual reports • lease abstracts •income and expense budgeting • working with capital

Applies to:
PAC and PMFP certificates
RPA® designation


Coming later in 2019:
Design & Operations Part 2

Reach out the Heather Hopkins with any questions.

 



 

Need Education in a Hurry? Check out BOMA International's
Upcoming Webinars and On-Demand Education


BOMA International's Webinars are a great way to get education when you want it and to earn Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits. They qualify for CPD credits for the renewal of industry designations including RPA, FMA, CPM, ARM, and SMA/SMT.

All webinars are recorded and available on-demand, so you can watch and learn at your convenience. All registrants receive an email with instructions on how to obtain a certificate of completion once you've completed a Webinar, which you can then submit for credit.

Visit BOMA International's Knowledge Portal to view their upcoming live Webinars as well as a list of their on-demand Webinars that are currently available.
If you have any questions regarding education please contact our Education Chairperson, Alex Bartels at alex.bartels@am.jll.com