Education Calendar

Education Calendar

    • September 12, 2020
    • (CDT)
    • October 17, 2020
    • (CDT)
    • 6 sessions
    • BOMA Office, 1515 E. Woodfield Rd, St 110, Schaumburg, 60173

    This newly redesigned course (accelerated option) will help you become an effective manager and leader in your organization. Your role will take on new meaning as you learn and understand the impact that you can have on your organization and on the individuals who work for you. The course will reinforce the theory and strategies with a new case study in which management practices are applied to address industry trends and issues related to enhancing the value of an asset.

    Key topic areas:

    managerial roles and leadership skills organizational culture and effective group/team management strategies for planning, controlling, decision making, and problem solving skills for improving communication and motivating employees lessons on how to implement change successfully sustainable strategies for managing building operations

    Applies to:

    FMA®, RPA®, SMA® designations


    USGBC Recommendation: 30 GBCI continuing education hours toward the LEED Credential Maintenance Program


    • October 02, 2020
    • (CDT)
    • October 30, 2020
    • (CDT)
    • 5 sessions
    • TBD (Western Suburbs)

    A soup-to-nuts, 6-module, 30-hour entry-level course, covering the fundamentals of commercial real estate administration, management, building systems, accounting and reporting, contract management, and more.

    Classroom instruction from seasoned pros, reinforced by behind-the-scenes tours of outstanding buildings.

    Live, in-person training with small class sizes to facilitate learning, discussion, and team activities.

    A complete package—instruction, peer networking, property tours, and a comprehensive course manual that is easy to read and understand and a valuable resource back on the job.

    Participants with 100% participation receive a Certificate of Completion from BOMA International.

    Foundations Curriculum
    Module 1: Real Estate Administration
    Module 2: The Well-Versed Real Estate Manager
    Module 3: Building Operations I
    Module 4: Building Operations II
    Module 5: Putting It All Together
    Module 6: Other Property Types

    For All Experience Levels, Foundations...
    • Reinforces on-the-job training for junior and assistant property managers.
    • Provides “feet on the ground” experience and exposure for administrative assistants and students considering a career in commercial real estate.
    • Offers a great refresher for experienced professionals—fills training gaps and provides important management and operations updates.
    • Supports suppliers and building engineers who benefit from understanding the basics of real estate management.



Past events

April 25, 2020 Law and Risk Management
April 09, 2020 Fundamentals of Facilities Management
April 01, 2020 Free 15 Min. Webinar: What is Force Majeure?
March 07, 2020 Design Operation II
March 06, 2020 Commercial Leasing 101 Boot Camp
February 20, 2020 2020 EXPO
January 23, 2020 Budgeting & Accounting
November 06, 2019 Sales Training Series: Closing Techniques
October 04, 2019 Foundations of Real Estate Management
September 10, 2019 Leasing and Marketing for Property Managers
August 08, 2019 Managing Industrial Properties
July 30, 2019 Sales Training Series: Closing Techniques - CLASS RESCHEDULED
June 18, 2019 Sales Training Series: Negotiation Techniques
June 12, 2019 Certificate of Insurance Training Course
May 03, 2019 Ethics is Good Business
April 30, 2019 Sales Training Series: Questioning Techniques
April 17, 2019 Asset Management: Lease Analysis, Valuation, Negotiation, and Approval
March 07, 2019 Real Estate Investment and Finance
February 02, 2019 The Design, Operation, and Maintenance of Building Systems, Part I
November 29, 2018 Leadership Education Series: Building Winning Relationships
October 05, 2018 Foundations of Real Estate Management (BOMA International)
September 06, 2018 Budgeting and Accounting (BOMI)
August 23, 2018 Leadership Education Series: HR Boot Camp
June 14, 2018 Certificate of Insurance Training Course
April 26, 2018 Leadership Education Series: Emotional Intelligence
April 07, 2018 Law and Risk Management (BOMI)
February 03, 2018 The Design, Operation and Maintenance of Building Systems, Part II (BOMI)
January 25, 2018 Leadership Education Series: Identify, Coach, and Become Ideal Team Players
January 01, 2018 New Year's Holiday - BOMA Office Closed
December 25, 2017 Winter Holiday - BOMA Office Closed
November 23, 2017 Thanksgiving Holiday - BOMA Office Closed
October 28, 2017 Environmental Health and Safety Issues
October 06, 2017 Foundations of Real Estate Management
September 07, 2017 Real Estate Investment & Finance
September 04, 2017 Labor Day Holiday - BOMA Office Closed
July 03, 2017 July 4th Holiday - BOMA Office Closed
May 19, 2017 Ethics is Good Business® ShortCourse™
February 04, 2017 The Design, Operation, and Maintenance of Building Systems, Part 1

BOMA/Suburban Chicago
1515 E. Woodfield Rd, Suite 110
Schaumburg IL 60173

Phone: (847) 995-0970
Fax: (847) 995-0971


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