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Fundamentals of Facilities Management

A required course in the Certificate Program in Facilities Management.

Course Description

Increase your understanding of Facilities Management with an overview of the principle duties of a facility manager. Learn the practical applications that will help you understand the business aspects of facilities management. Gain an understanding of the diverse responsibilities and decision-making processes from building infrastructure to fleet services. Acquire the insight needed to meet budget restraints while improving productivity, efficiency, and employee quality of life issues.

Recommended prerequisites: Familiarity with facilities operations.

  • Details
  • $725
  • September 26, 2022 to December 04, 2022
  • Delivery Mode: Online
  • Reg#: 00172
  • ID/Units: SOCECOL X499  (3.00)
    ( Section 1 )
  • Quarter: FALL 2022


Paul Howland, M.B.A., is presently the CEO of Hydro-Convergent Technologies Inc. and an independent consultant and Principle of Steam Plant Solutions LLC. He retired after 24 years with CSULB and UCI as Executive Director of Facilities Management Department, He has over 40 years’ experience in the maintenance, supervision and management of facilities and physical plants and maintains an appointment as a teacher in the UCI Division of Continuing Education. He also teaches HVAC related classes for SC Gas Co; San Diego Gas & Electric; Southern California Edison; and classes for the NEEC in the Building Operator Certificate (BOC) program, a nationally recognized certification.

Textbook Information

Textbooks for your course may be purchased from any vendor or bookseller of your choice.

Required Textbook(s):

Book - ISBN: 9780814432150

Meeting Schedule

EventDateDayStart TimeEnd TimeLocationRoom
START09/26/2022Monday------Online (Access Begins)---
END12/04/2022Sunday------Online (Access Ends)---