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

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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's (ERAU) Facilities Management for the Fixed Base Operator (FBO) is designed for FBO managers or prospective management employees. Course content examines how to determine facility requirements, evaluate leasing versus building/purchasing decisions, risk management and insurance, budgeting, forecasting, and inventory control. Learn to make decisions on issues related to fuel storage, safety, and handling in terms of the environmental requirements of OSHA and the EPA. This course is part of Embry-Riddle's FBO Management professional education certificate.

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Who Should Attend

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

Course Objectives

Upon completing the course, students should be able to demonstrate a comprehensive and broad-based understanding of:

  • Accident/incident investigation and reporting
  • Airport and facility security guidelines
  • Building and property inspections, maintenance, and repair requirements
  • Contract analysis and negotiations
  • Environmental compliance and noise abatement
  • Facility management
  • Fuel inventories and pricing principles
  • Market conditions and rent competition
  • Planning and implementation of strategic ground operations and overflow
  • Principles of line management and time management
  • Property management and leasing

Course Information

This is an online asynchronous instructor facilitated course with weekly modules and assignments, but no scheduled meeting times. Students should plan to spend approximately 10-15 hours per week working through the course. Coursework is web-based with no additional software required, although a reliable internet connection is recommended. All courses open 48 business hours in advance of each start date, and must be completed by their scheduled end dates. Digital certificates are available upon successful completion of individual courses. Printed certificates are mailed only upon completion of a full certificate program.

 Session Information: W1024-MSM1100-V1

Schedule: Every day, starting on 10/01/24 and ending on 10/28/24
Times: 12:00am-11:59pm EDT
Facilities Mgt : $599.00

Facility Detail

Online Course
ERAU Worldwide Campus
Online, FL 00000
(386) 481-9070