Applying Work Management to Building Systems

In this module, facility mangers will learn how to apply work management principles to building systems in facilities.



Enrollment Duration

180 Days

Course Type


Course Family

Essentials of Facility Management

Learning outcomes
  • Identify the four elements of the Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) strategy.
  • Describe at least four different types of equipment and building system failure modes.
  • Understand how criticality codes for building equipment can help prioritize work.
  • Understand the benefits of using work performance standards.
  • Describe examples of facility work processes.
  • Understand the benefits of using standard inspection processes in facility work.
  • Describe the guiding principles for planning and scheduling work.
  • Identify the five process steps for planning and scheduling work.
  •  Understand how Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) serve as a useful work management tool.
  • Additional information

    Enrollment duration: 180 Days

    Languages: English

    Non-Member Price: $80.00

    Member price: $70.00

    Course Type: E-Learning

    CEU Credits: 0.00

    CFM points: N/A

    Upcoming Dates
    Course information

    The different types of facility work are discussed along with the various work management programs used to perform work tasks. In addition, key principles of planning and scheduling work are explained. Finally, this workshop covers the basics of metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs) used in facility work management.

    Module Outline

    • Module 2: Applying Work Management to Building Systems
    • Module Assessment
    • Module Evaluation
    • Letter of Completion

    This is the second of five modules in the "Work Management Workshop Series”.

    Content Development and Content Analysis Subject Matter Experts:

    • Oscar Chan, Ph.D., CFM, CFMJ, F.PFM, IFMA Fellow

    • Eddie Clayson CFM, SFP, A.A.E
    • Christopher P. Hodges, P.E., CFM, LEED AP, FRICS, IFMA Fellow
    • Patrick Okamura, CFM,SFP,FMP,CSS
    • Kathy Powers, P.E., CFM
    • John Ringness, SFP, MRICS
    • David W. Samec, P.E. CFM
    • Sherif Maged