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Institute for Facilities Management - Dallas, Texas Course Material

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General Administration Core
101 Understanding Management Skills Through the MBTI
104 Managing Staff Relationships 
104 Managing Staff Relationships - Supplemental 1 
104 Managing Staff Relationships - Supplemental 2
105 Emerging Technologies and the 21st Century Campus 
106 Communication Skills for Managers
110 Managing Ethically 
110 Managing Ethically - Supplemental 1
110 Managing Ethically - Supplemental 2
111 Financing Facilities in Higher Education
112 Strategic Planning
118 Business Culture of Higher Education 

Operations & Maintenance Core
201 Maintenance Management
202 Maintenance & Operations of Building System
202 Maintenance & Operations of Building System - Supplemental 1
203 Grounds Maintenance Programs
204 Custodial Services 
205 Environmental Health & Safety Programs
206 Contracting for Maintenance Services
207 Comprehensive Capital Asset Management - Part A
207 Comprehensive Capital Asset Management - Part B

Energy & Utilities Core
300 Energy & Utilities Partnerships - Material to be provided in class. 
301 Risk Management
302 Energy & Utilities Terms #1
303 Energy & Utilities Case Study #1 - NOTE: There will be no handouts for download for this offering.   
304 Water
305 Drainage
306 Electric Production
307 Electric Distribution 
308 Data Applications
309 Data Distributions 
310 Energy & Utilities Terms #2
311 Energy Management
312 Heating Production
313 Heating Distribution 
314 Fuels
315 Business of Utilities
316 Cooling Production
317 Cooling Distribution 
318 Master Planning
319 Energy & Utilities Case Study #2 - NOTE: There will be no handouts for download for this offering.   

Planning, Design & Construction Core
401 Project Costs & Investments
402 Facilities Master Planning
403 Space Planning & Administration
405 Design Project Management 
405 Design Project Management - Supplemental 1
405 Design Project Management - Supplemental 2
407 Project Time Management
408 Construction Contract Administration
409 Construction Project Management 
409 Construction Project Management Workbook 

Advanced Planning, Design & Construction Core
401 Project Costs & Investments
402 Facilities Master Planning
403 Space Planning & Administration
405 Design Project Management
405 Design Project Management - Supplemental 1
405 Design Project Management - Supplemental 2
407 Project Time Management
408 Construction Contract Administration
409 Construction Project Management
409 Construction Project Management Workbook 

Elective Offerings
510 Personal Enrichment - Preparing for Career Advancement in Facilities -NOTE: There will be no handouts for download for this offering.) 
511 Personal Enrichment - Tuning Your Health for Peak Performance - NOTE: Material to be provided in class.  
513 Maintaining Historical Properties
515 Business Communications
516 Leadership and Management Skills
517 Tearing Down Organizational Walls
518 The Manager as Coach
518 The Manager as Coach - Supplemental
520 Project Management
520 Project Management - Supplemental
521 APPA 101 & Credentialing - Part 1
521 APPA 101 & Credentialing - Part 2
523 Communicating the Value of Your Service
525 Mechanical Systems
530 Information Technology in FM
531 Customer Relations
532 Preventative/Predictive Maintenance Systems
535 Building Automation Systems
536 Best Practices for Plant Organization and Operations
539 Everything You Wanted to Know About the Language of Energy and Utilities But Were Afraid to Ask!
541 Managing In-House Construction Services
542 Capital Construction Strategies for the New Economy
545 Designing for Maintainability
546 Design Standards
547 New & Emerging Products/Materials for Building Design
548 Facilities Design for Future Technologies
549 Big Data's Impact on Facilities & Operations
550 Metering, Measurement and Verification
552 Challenging Personnel: What to Do?
553 Decision Making
554 Thought Leaders
556 RCM - Responsibility Centered Management
557 Overview of Building Codes
558 Metrics, Informatics & Performance
559 Sustainable O&M Practices
561 Introduction to Blueprint Reading
563 Balancing Project. Scope, Budget and Schedule
568 Chiller Water Distribution Systems Design and Operations
571 Introduction in Facilities Networking
576 Conflict Management
576 Conflict Management - Supplemental
579 Experience Exchange: Getting The Most Out Of Your Maintenance Management System - NOTE: There will be no handouts for download for this offering.)   
580 Public Speaking and Making Presentations
589 Everything You Need and Want to Know About APPA's Credentialing Program
590 A Practical Guide To Organizational Change
592 Landscape Design
593 Trees In The Campus Landscape
594 Integrated Pest Management
595 Site Selection for Wind and Solar
596 Building Commissioning
597 Alternative Construction Delivery Methods
598 Programming and Planning Facilities Support Space
599 Campus Parking and Circulation