The Energy Management for Facilities Managers course is for professionals who manage buildings and facilities day-to-day. It was prepared with the help of the Facilities Management Association of New Zealand and offers training in energy management, focussing on the ways that building systems can make the most efficient use of resources.

Learn how to manage your property’s energy use and gain a better understanding of  the ways to manage and mitigate unnecessary energy use. Hear how to make the building perform more efficiently which can lead to substantial short and long term energy, cost and carbon emissions savings.  

Who's the course for?

The course has been designed for building facilities and maintenance managers, as well as property owners and property managers, who want to better understand the energy savings opportunities available and the strategies to implement them. It is ideal for managers of office buildings and commercial premises such as hotels, hospitals, apartment complexes and campus managers.

Next Course Dates & Locations 

Venue:  TBC

Dates:   TBC

Times:  Day 1  9:00am - 5:30pm  (Wed)

             Day 2  8:30am - 4:30pm (Thur)

Trainer: Rob Bishop  

If you have issues with the registration links please email your details to admin@emanz.org.nz.

Course Content

This presentation and workshop-style course will cover the following topics:

Day 1  (9:00am to 5:30pm)

Energy Management Fundamentals

  • The Energy Problem and the Building Solution
  • Energy Management Systems and ISO 50001
  • Monitoring and Targeting 
  • Energy Purchasing
  • The Energy Audit

Strategic Energy Management

  • A Business Case for Energy Efficiency
  • Advanced Energy Savings 
  • Energy Management Review and Gap Analysis 
  • Verifying Energy Savings
  • Strategic Planning for Energy Management

Day 2   (8:30am to 4:30pm)

Building Services and Using the BMS

  • Building Heating and Cooling
  • HVAC Systems 
  • Using the Building Management System (BMS)

Energy Efficient Fit Out and Tenant Comfort

  • Lighting Efficiency
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Optimising HVAC Controls for Comfort and Efficiency 
  • Data Centre Energy Use and Savings Potential 
  • Trend Logging
  • The Business Case - a worked example

EMFM Training Programme 2019 pdf


Investment (excludes GST)

EMANZ / FMANZ Member Non-member
Training Course (2 Days)
$1,620 pp
$1,800 pp
Please note:
  • An additional 5% discount applies for multiple company bookings for the same course
  • A surcharge will apply if payment is made by credit card
  • Cancellations must be received in writing by EMANZ by 5pm, more than 6 working days prior to the training. A refund less a $50 admin fee will be returned.
  • Cancellations within 6 working days will incur a 50% course attendance fee.
  • Non-attendance without prior notification will incur a 100% course attendance fee.

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