Course Description

North Carolina State University has established this non-degree diploma series to give you, the facility maintenance management professional, the knowledge and skills you need to help your facility reach its goals. You will receive the Facilities Engineering Management (FEM) Diploma upon the successful completion of three, one-week courses totaling 96 contact hours of maintenance, electrical, mechanical, environmental, health and safety, construction, energy conservation, and management material. The weekly sessions, or equivalent hours, do not have to be taken in sequence, but you must complete all the requirements within a three-year period.

Upon the completion of the requirements, you will be expected to make a final presentation (15 minutes) on your special experiences in the field of facilities management. You will then be awarded a diploma from the Office of Professional Development at North Carolina State University.

FEM 2 areas of concentration include:

  • Project management
  • Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning
  • Environmental, safety, and health issues
  • Controls
  • Compressed air systems
  • The existing building commissioning

Why You Should Attend

  • Set yourself above most of your peers leading to advancements in positions and earnings
  • Earn a diploma from a distinguished university
  • Join a select group of personnel in the facilities engineering field
  • Prove your knowledge and competence in your field
  • Enhance your knowledge of the facilities engineering management field
  • With or without a degree in engineering, gain exposure to current and emerging relevant aspects of facilities engineering
  • Provide the credential to your employer or prospective employer demonstrating that you have the in-depth knowledge to be a manager in a facility’s engineering department

Who Should Attend

The FEM Diploma Program is intended for managers of maintenance, maintenance supervisors, maintenance technicians with operations responsibilities, plant and facility engineers, maintenance planners and anyone who makes maintenance decisions regarding operations, repair or replacement.

Attend and You Will Receive

  • 3.2 CEUs/32PDHs for the successful completion of the week
  • A comprehensive reference notebook you can use every day on the job
  • A tote bag to carry your class materials
  • Four networking luncheons and nine refreshment breaks
  • A certificate of completion

Attend and You Will Learn / Expected Outcome

Expected Outcomes

When you return to work you will have the ability to:

  • Discuss and evaluate effective planning and scheduling procedures
  • Be more aware of energy and environmental regulations
  • Implement HVAC Control Strategies
  • Discuss distributed generation and make change based on new knowledge
  • Assess DDC Controls
  • Assess compressed air systems and management

You will possess an OSHA General Industry 10-Hour Certification card

Areas of Concentration

  •  Project management
  • Environmental, safety and health issues
  • Heating, ventilation and air conditioning controls
  • Improving the building envelope for the environment
  • Changes in electrical power delivery

Choose from These Topics*

  • Scheduling with the critical path method (CPM)
  • OSHA General Industry Discussion
  • Pump Efficiency and Reliability
  • Building envelope and the environment
  • DDC control strategies and specifications
  • Compressed air systems and management
  • The impact of distributed generation

* NOTE: The content of sessions may be occasionally adjusted in order to meet interests and needs.

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Section Title
Facilities Engineering Management 2
M, T, W, Th
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Aug 17, 2020 to Aug 20, 2020
8:00AM to 12:00PM
Aug 21, 2020
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Government Registration Fee non-credit $1,795.00
Registration Fee non-credit $1,995.00