Energy Management for Facilities Managers Training

The Energy Management for Facilities Managers course is for professionals who manage buildings and facilities day-to-day.

It was prepared with the help of the Facilities Management Association of New Zealand and offers training in energy management, focusing on the ways that building systems can make the most efficient use of resources.

Learn how to manage your property’s energy use and gain a better understanding of the ways to manage and mitigate unnecessary energy use. Hear how to make the building perform more efficiently which can lead to substantial short and long term energy and cost savings.

The training course is set at the equivalent of Levels 5-6 on the NZ Qualifications Framework.

Energy Management for Facilities Managers Training Flyer pdf

Who will benefit most from this training?

The course has been designed for commercial / office building facilities and maintenance managers, as well as property owners and property managers, who want to better understand the energy savings opportunities available and the strategies to implement them.

Online Course Content

This presentation and workshop-style course will cover the following topics:

Energy Management Fundamentals

  • The Energy Problem (and the Building Solution)
  • The Energy Management Process and ISO50001
  • Energy Purchasing
  • The Business Case

Strategic Energy Management

  • Lighting Efficiency
  • Data Centre Energy use and Savings Potential
  • Energy Accounting
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Strategic Planning for Energy Management

Building Services and Using the BMS

  • Building Heating and Cooling
  • HVAC Systems
  • Energy Savings Verification
  • Optimising HVAC Controls for Comfort and Efficiency

Energy Efficient Fit out and Tenant Comfort

  • The Energy Audit
  • Advanced Energy Services
  • Optimising Energy Efficiency
  • Using the BMS
  • Trend Logging
  • Energy Management Reviews and Gap Analysis

Trainer: Rob Bishop (Energy Solutions Ltd)

Registration Details

Dates & Location

Venue: Online (Via GotoWebinar)

Dates: 11-14 May 2021

Times: 9.00am-12.30pm daily

Registering for


  • Training Fees are stated in NZD and priced per person, excluding GST.
  • An additional 5% discount applies for multiple bookings from the same business for this workshop.
  • NB:  A surcharge of 3.4% will apply if payment is made by credit card (Visa or Mastercard only).

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellations must be received by CEP Office ([email protected]) by 5pm, more than 10 working days prior to the training. A refund less a $50 admin fee will be returned.
  • Cancellations within 10 working days will incur a 50% course attendance fee.
  • Non-attendance without prior notification will incur a 100% course attendance fee.
  • CEP reserves the right to reschedule or cancel this event.

Attendee Feedback

  • ''It can be difficult when beginning a new role. This course gives a broad and robust base, from which Energy can be effectively reduced in our facilities.''
Jonathan Linders, Energy Advisor - Graduate ( Hutt CIty Council)
  • “The course is well structured and gives all the important information that one should know in facility management about energy.”
Sagar Patel, Energy Engineer (Ara Institute of Canterbury)
  • “The training venue at Christchurch Airport was good and the opportunity to look at part of HVAC installed systems was valuable. Course covers a wide range of technical areas but well adapted to differing backgrounds.”
Alastair Fordyce, Director (ISBO Ltd)
  • “The course material was very useful, relevant and informative. Erin’s (Trainer) delivery of the course was interesting, knowledgeable and at a well delivered speed.”
John Jiang, Project Manager (Hastings District Council)
  • “The course is very relevant to my job. The content is both thorough and broad. The manual is excellent to take back to the workplace.”
Tracey Gardner (SmartPower)