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University of California/San Diego (UCSD) Extension
UCSD Extension Complex
9600 N. Torrey Pines Rd.
La Jolla, CA 92037
Web site: https://extension.ucsd.edu/programs/index.cfm?vAction=certDetail&vCertificateID=42&vStudyAreaID=5
Facilities Management Certificate
UC San Diego Extension's Professional Certificate in Facilities Management offers a comprehensive curriculum designed to equip attendees with the knowledge and tools needed to make effective and sustainable facilities management decisions that enhance their facility and services and reduce costs. Explore the most current strategies and issues in the industry today, including sustainability and productivity. Take home tips from the experts in the field that are immediately applicable at work.
UCSD Extension's electives in sustainability help facilities managers identify ways to use resources efficiently and create healthy work spaces where workers are more productive. Learn practical energy management solutions, approaches to recycling and waste management, and life cycle costing strategies that improve sustainability.
The Facilities Management program includes 11 required units and a choice of 15 elective units. Principles of Facilities Management (BUSA-40063) is strongly recommended as a perquisite to other facilities and sustainability courses. The program can be completed in approximately two years, taking one course per quarter.
The Professional Certificate in Facilities Management includes courses that address all nine competency areas recognized by the International Facility Management Association (IFMA):
Required Courses (All 3 courses are required.)
Elective Courses (Complete at least 15 units, including 6 units of Facilities Management electives)
Facilities Management Electives
Other Courses of Interest
Certificate registration is required to complete the program. Candidates are encouraged to register in the certificate program as early as possible to take advantage of program benefits.
Contact: Business & Professional Programs