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Efficient Building Operations & Maintenance

Wed, 5/5/2021 - 9:00am - 10:30am


This course is the SECOND in a four-part Sustainable Building Maintenance Series.

Attendees are not requried to have participated in previous sessions. 

The purpose of this course is to help operations and maintenance (O&M) staff learn how to operate buildings more efficiently, reduce operating cost, and provide energy savings. This course will provide prescriptive best practices for maintaining good operations.  Attendees will learn the basic principles of preventative maintenance, electrical diagnostics, building commissioning, and demand response. 

Intended Audience 

This course is ideal for onsite O&M staff responsible for day-to-day building operation; O&M staff management looking to integrate energy efficiency into their O&M procedures; and offsite contractors (retro-commissioning agents or control vendors) hired to improve a building's energy efficiency. 


Prerequisite Knowledge 

Basic understanding of commercial building systems (e.g. air handling units, VAV boxes, boilers, chillers). 


Course Fee

Green Building United Members: Free

Pathways to Green Schools Participant: Free 

Energize Delaware Program Participant: Free

Non-Members: $50 (Bundle and save! Register for all 4 sessions for $150)

Course Overview

This training will provide prescriptive best practices for good building operations and review basic principles of the following topics and when they are most applicable: 

  • Preventative Maintenance and Troubleshooting  

  • Electrical and Mechanical Diagnostics  

  • Building Commissioning 

  • Demand Response Techniques 


Learning Objectives 

  • Be able to list five low/no-cost prescriptive O&M measures that may apply to your building 

  • List at least three examples of poor operations that can be found through the re-tuning process 

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