Education Calendar

Education Calendar

    • October 06, 2017
    • (CDT)
    • November 03, 2017
    • (CDT)
    • 5 sessions
    • TBA

    Foundations of Real Estate Management

    Instructors: Maggie Amaya, RPA FMA, Kim DeFily, RPA, Bruce Larson, FMA, Andy Murray, and Deb Pyznarski, RPA
    Fridays: October 6, 13, 20, 27 and November 3
    Time: 8:00am – 3:30pm
    Locations: Buildings in the Oak Brook area and also Lake Zurich

    $625 per student from a BOMA Member Building / $725 per student from a Non-Member Building

    A soup-to-nuts, 30-hour entry-level course, covering the fundamentals of commercial real estate administration, management, building systems, accounting and reporting, contract management, and more. The sessions includes classroom instruction from seasoned pros, reinforced by behind-the-scenes tours of outstanding buildings throughout the suburban Chicago area. 

    Participants receive a Certificate of Completion from BOMA International.

    Registration for this course is now closed. 

    • October 28, 2017
    • (CDT)
    • December 09, 2017
    • (CST)
    • 6 sessions
    • BOMA Office, 1515 E. Woodfield Rd., Suite 110, Schaumburg, IL 60173

    Environmental Health and Safety Issues

    Instructor: Patricia L. Pierce, RPA, LEED AP 
    Saturdays: October 28 and November 4, 11, 18 and December 2, 9

    8:00am – Noon

    Members $1,050 / Non-Members $1,150

    Ensuring workplace and employee health and safety are issues at the center stage of today's property industry. As a property professional, this course will help you develop and manage proactive environmental/occupational health and safety programs, comply with regulatory standards and guidelines, and assess when to obtain technical assistance. 

    Applies to BOMI International FMA®, RPA®, and SMA® designations.

    REGISTER TODAY! To register for the Environmental Health and Safety Issues Course, please complete and return the registration form to Barb Turbett. The deadline to register is Friday, October 20. 

    • November 23, 2017
    • 12:00 AM
    • November 24, 2017
    • 11:30 PM


    • January 01, 2018
    • 12:00 AM - 11:30 PM


    • February 03, 2018
    • March 10, 2018
    • 6 sessions
    • BOMA/Suburban Chicago Office, 1515 E. Woodfield Rd, Suite 110, Schaumburg, 60173

    Course Description:
    This course provides information property and facility managers must have to increase occupant safety and comfort while facilitating building efficiency to meet the business goals of an organization. This course will cover building systems management, analytics, optimization, best practices in building operations and maintenance, and high performance security and life safety systems design.

    Major Topic Areas Covered in this Course:
    energy management • security systems • business continuity • fire protection and life safety systems • electrical systems: clean power, green power, UPS systems and submetering • lighting • integrated pest management • solid waste management • vertical transportation systems • cleaning and maintenance of windows, metals, and other surfaces • contract cleaning • landscaping • parking

    Applies to:
    RPA® and FMA® designations and the FMC and PAC certificates

    More information to come. 


    • April 07, 2018
    • May 12, 2018
    • 6 sessions
    • BOMA/Suburban Chicago, 1515 E. Woodfield Rd, Suite 110, Schaumburg, 60173

    Course Description:
    In today's complex business environment, it is increasingly important for property managers to know how to address legal and risk management issues. This course will provide you with a foundation in the basic principles of law and risk management, helping you deal with everyday legal and risk issues surrounding your business. In addition to addressing leasing and conveyance, the course covers important issues on torts, contracts, employer/employee relations, property rights, and environmental law.

    Major Topic Areas Covered in this Course:
    conveying and financing real estate • contracts • property interests • premises liability • environmental law and concerns • employment relationships and agency • introduction to risk management • insurance company operations • principles of insurance and insurable risk • general liability insurance and employee benefit plans • loss exposures

    Applies to:
    RPA® designation

    More information to come. 


    • September 06, 2018
    • October 11, 2018
    • 6 sessions
    • BOMA/Suburban Chicago, 1515 E. Woodfield, Suite 110, Schaumburg, 60173

    Course Description:
    Budgeting and Accounting features applications and problems you can use to create building and facilities' budgets. In this course, you will have the opportunity to apply concepts within the real property and facilities context. You will follow the accounting process and creation of a budget from start to finish, learning valuable skills such as how to interpret financial statements, annual reports, and statements of cash flows. You will also learn practical skills such as how to compile lease abstracts and prepare rent rolls. The course includes valuable exercises pertaining to computing productivity ratios, depreciation, ending cash balances, preparing income and expense budgets, and explaining budget variances.

    Major Topic Areas Covered in this Course:
    record-keeping requirements • revenue and expenditure cycles • cash basis income statement • financial statements • annual reports • lease abstracts • income and expense budgeting • working with capital

    Applies to:
    PAC and PMFP certificates
    RPA® designation

    More information to come. 


    • October 05, 2018
    • November 02, 2018
    • 5 sessions
    • TBD

    Course Description: 
    A soup-to-nuts, 30-hour entry-level course, covering the fundamentals of commercial real estate administration, management, building systems, accounting and reporting, contract management, and more. The sessions includes classroom instruction from seasoned pros, reinforced by behind-the-scenes tours of outstanding buildings throughout the suburban Chicago area. 

    Participants receive a Certificate of Completion from BOMA International.

    More information to come. 


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

Phone: (847) 995-0970
Fax: (847) 995-0971
boma@bomasuburbanchicago.com




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