Course Detail: MSM-1100 - Facilities Management for the FBO


Facilities Management for the Fixed Base Operation (FBO) is designed for FBO managers or prospective management employees. Course participants learn how to determine facility requirements, evaluate leasing vs. building/purchasing decisions, risk management and insurance, budgeting, forecasting and inventory control. Students examine how to make decisions on issues related to fuel storage, safety and handling in terms of the environmental requirements of OSHA and the EPA.

Who Should Attend

  • Fixed Base Operator management or prospective management employees
  • Professionals working in the industry looking to advance their understanding of FBO operations

Course Objectives

  • Understand property management and leasing
  • Evaluate and apply market conditions and rent competition
  • Analyze contracts and conduct negotiations
  • Understand facility management
  • Evaluate fuel inventories and apply pricing principles
  • Understand environmental compliance and noise abatement
  • Conduct building and property inspections
  • Evaluate building maintenance and repair requirements
  • Apply principles of line management and time management
  • Understand and apply guidelines of airport and facility security
  • Plan and implement strategic ground operations and overflow
  • Understand accident/incident investigation and reporting

Available Sessions