Course Detail: MSM-1200 - Fuel Services Management for the FBO [MSM 1200]

Fleet of airport fuel trucks


Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's (ERAU) Fuel Services Management for the Fixed Base Operator (FBO) is designed for professionals who want to better understand aspects of fuel services management including the ability to evaluate and negotiate fuel prices, forecast fuel requirements, and navigate fuel regulations. The course also examines how to prepare and analyze the FBO's fuel budget, and make decisions on issues related to fuel quality, safety, and efficiency. This course is part of Embry-Riddle's FBO Management professional education certificate.

Plane being refueled

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:

  • Fuel inventory management, including understanding fuel inventory control and measurement, forecasting fuel requirements, evaluating market conditions, and negotiating fuel prices
  • The interpretation and application of government regulations
  • Principles of organizational behavior
  • Regulatory safety and security requirements
  • Alternative fuels and the environment
  • Availability and access to alternative fuels
  • Profit and loss associated with alternative fuels

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: W0824-MSM1200-V1

Schedule: starting on 08/01/24 and ending on 08/28/24
This session contains no associated Fee Codes, so you cannot register at this time

Facility Detail

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