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General Administration Core
101 Understanding Management Skills Through the MBTI 
101 Understanding Management Skills Through the MBTI - Supplemental 1
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 (NOTE: Materials to be provided in class) 
301 Risk Management
301 Risk Management - Supplemental 
302 Energy & Utilities Terms #1 - #3
303 Energy & Utilities Case Study #1- #2  
304 Water 
306 Electric Production & Distribution
308 Data Integration
311 Energy Management
312 Heating Production
313 Heating Distribution 
314 Fuels 
315 Business of Utilities
316 Cooling Production
317 Cooling Distribution 
318 Master Planning

Planning, Design & Construction Core
401 Project Costs & Investments 
402 Facilities Master Planning 
403 Space Planning & Programming - Part A 
403 Space Planning & Programming - Part B 
405 Design Project Management 
405 Design Project Management - Supplemental 1 
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 & Programming - Part A 
403 Space Planning & Programming - Part B 
405 Design Project Management
405 Design Project Management - Supplemental 1
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 this session.) 
513 Maintaining Historic Properties
515 Business Communications
516 Leadership and Management Skills
517 Tearing Down Organizational Walls
518 The Manager as Coach
520 Project Management
521 APPA 101 & Credentialing
524 Creating a Learning Environment in Facilities
525 Mechanical Systems
528 Campus Safety and Security
529 Emergency Preparedness
531 Customer Service (1/5/2019: Pending Faculty Release.)
532 Preventative/Predictive Maintenance Systems
535 Building Automation Systems
541 Managing In-House Construction Services
545 Designing for Maintainability
546 Design Standards
547 New & Emerging Products/Materials for Building Design
548 Facilities Design for Future Technologies
552 Challenging Personnel: What to Do?
553 Decision Making
554 Thought Leaders (1/5/2019: Pending Faculty Release.)
558 Metrics, Informatics & Performance
559 Sustainable O&M Programs
561 Introduction to Blueprint Reading
563 Managing Project Scope, Schedule & Budget
565 Sustaining Sustainability (NOTE: There will be no handouts for this session.) 
575 Renewable Energy or PPA’s
579 Experience Exchange: “Getting The Most Out Of Your Maintenance Management System” (NOTE: There will be no handouts for this session.) 
586 Electrical Systems Planning, Reliability and Safety (NOTE: There will be no handouts for this session.) 
587 Planning for Energy Conservation
589 Everything You Need and Want to Know About APPA’s Credentialing Program
592 Landscape Design
594 Lions, Marmots, and Bears, Oh My! (Integrated Pest and Wildlife Management)
595 Site Selection for Wind and Solar
607 Elevators (1/5/2019: Pending Faculty Release.)
609 Transformational Changes in Facilities Management
611 Panel Discussion – Current Topics in Energy and Utilities (NOTE: There will be no handouts for this session.) 
612 TCO
614 Legal Issues
620 Capital Construction Strategies for the New Economy
622 The Five Generation Workplace
623 Creating a Culture of Respect and Dignity
624 Data Integration
625 Managing Effective Plan Reviews
626 Technologies and Strategies to Achieve Facility Information Management (FIM) Excellence
626 Technologies and Strategies to Achieve Facility Information Management (FIM) Excellence - Supplemental
627 Using Data Analytics and FDD to Reduce Operations & Maintenance Costs