Designations

Real Property Administrator (RPA)

BOMI International's RPA designation program serves the educational needs of both third-party property managers and corporate property managers. By familiarizing you with the many aspects of operating a commercial building, the RPA designation program helps you integrate these issues into the broader task of property management. You'll gain the insight and knowledge necessary to analyze a building in its entirety: building systems design, operation, and maintenance; commercial real estate law; investment and finance; risk management and insurance; leasing and marketing; asset management; environmental health and safety; and more. The RPA program teaches you to maximize a building's net income while minimizing risks, thereby enhancing your standing in the industry and positioning you for long-term success.

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Facilities Management Administrator (FMA)

BOMI International's FMA designation program enhances your career by making you a more effective, knowledgeable facilities professional, thus positioning you as a key strategic professional within your organization. This program teaches you to manage facilities in a way that best supports staff and fits into the organization's overall objectives. You'll develop valuable skills in strategic planning, project management, corporate finance, capital investment, and physical asset management. You'll also learn about new facilities technologies, environmental health and worker safety, and other timely issues. Whether you're a new or experienced facilities manager, or someone in a related profession who will benefit from knowing how to create a quality work environment that maximizes productivity, the FMA program is right for you.

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Systems Maintenance Technician (SMT) and System Maintenance Administrator (SMA)

BOMI International's SMT and SMA designation programs help you increase the operating effectiveness of your building and make you more valuable to your organization. Designed to meet the needs of hands-on technicians and building engineers, the SMT and SMA programs offer instruction in technologies and trends in the maintenance field that show you how to manage energy-efficient, environmentally sound, cost-effective building systems. Both SMT and SMA courses detail specific operating systems, while the SMA program includes additional courses covering environmental issues, administration, and building design and maintenance. Through these programs you'll gain career-building skills and knowledge, as well as recognition as an integral part of your facilities team.