A building operator and a board member will discuss the evolving role of operators and the importance of training and operations and maintenance (O&M). This session will also explore free training available for operators and ways management companies/employers can work with the 32BJ Training Fund. Speakers will describe ways the building community can help influence and support training and O&M to empower incumbent operators to move away from fossil fuels and be equipped for the challenges ahead.
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Approved for one credit hour through AIA (LU), BOC, BPI, GBCI (O+M), NARI, Phius, and RESNET.
- Empower and collaborate with building operators, recognizing opportunities to ensure broader ownership and long-term success.
- Identify and take advantage of opportunities to support building operator training.
- Examine the project activities and communication within the building industry to determine the immediate training needs of building operators.
- Leverage training to improve communication among building operators, owners/board members, and tenants, to improve tenant engagement and energy efficiency.