Upcoming Events

    • March 07, 2020
    • April 11, 2020
    • 6 sessions
    • BOMA Office, 1515 E. Woodfield Rd, St 110, Schaumburg, 60173

    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, and optimization, best practices in building operations and maintenance, and high performance security and life safety systems design.

    Key topic areas:

    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:

    FMC and PAC certificates
    FMA® and RPA® designations

    Recommendations:

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


    ENROLL TODAY!

    To enroll, complete the registration form and return to Barb Turbett

    • April 09, 2020
    • May 14, 2020
    • 6 sessions
    • BOMA Office, 1515 E. Woodfield Rd, St 110, Schaumburg, 60173

    Successful facilities managers must have business savvy supported by a broad scope of technical knowledge. This course provides the base from which to build a career in facilities management. You will learn how to structure and manage operations and maintenance programs, and how to manage personnel effectively to control workload. You will gain an understanding of the importance of facilities management to business organizations and operations, while also learning strategies for internal marketing.

    Key topic areas:

    principles of information management investment, cost controls, and budgeting strategies operating levels of facilities activities outsourcing principles benefits of leasing vs. ownership

    Applies to:

    FMC certificate

    FMA® designation

    ENROLL TODAY!

    To enroll, complete the registration form and return to Barb Turbett

    • April 25, 2020
    • June 06, 2020
    • 6 sessions
    • BOMA Office, 1515 E. Woodfield Rd, St 110, Schaumburg, 60173

    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.

    Key topic areas:

    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


    ENROLL TODAY!

    To enroll, complete the registration form and return to Barb Turbett

    • September 12, 2020
    • October 17, 2020
    • 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

    Recommendations:

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


    ENROLLMENT INFORMATION COMING SOON!

    • October 02, 2020
    • October 30, 2020
    • 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.

     

    ENROLLMENT INFORMATION COMING SOON!

Past events

April 01, 2020 April Engineers Lunch: Water Treatment - Preventing Legionella & Preparing Your Building for the Summer
April 01, 2020 Free 15 Min. Webinar: What is Force Majeure?
March 19, 2020 March Members Lunch: CRE and Artificial Intelligence
March 06, 2020 Commercial Leasing 101 Boot Camp
February 20, 2020 2020 EXPO
February 05, 2020 February Engineers Lunch: FPB/VAV Operations and Maintenance
January 23, 2020 Budgeting & Accounting
January 23, 2020 2020 Emerging Leaders Winter Program: Steps to Success
January 16, 2020 January Members Lunch: Paul Lisnek Talks Politics
December 04, 2019 Holiday & Awards Lunch
November 21, 2019 November Members Lunch
November 06, 2019 Sales Training Series: Closing Techniques
October 15, 2019 Real Estate Healthcare Symposium
October 04, 2019 Foundations of Real Estate Management
October 02, 2019 Engineers Lunch: Energy Savings & Management
October 01, 2019 TOBY Judge Orientation
September 19, 2019 September Members Lunch: BOMA Fashion Show
September 13, 2019 5th Annual Industrial Summit: Cannabis is Coming
September 10, 2019 Leasing and Marketing for Property Managers
September 05, 2019 Emergency Preparedness Advanced First Aid/CPR Training
August 16, 2019 2019 Day at the Races
August 08, 2019 Managing Industrial Properties
August 07, 2019 Engineers Lunch: Real Estate Budgeting 101
July 30, 2019 Sales Training Series: Closing Techniques - CLASS RESCHEDULED
July 17, 2019 BOMA 360 Workshop
July 11, 2019 July Members Lunch: Workplace Personalities
June 26, 2019 Property Assistants Lunch (PAL): Snow Management Basics
June 18, 2019 Sales Training Series: Negotiation Techniques
June 13, 2019 Industrial/Emerging Leaders Topgolf Event
June 12, 2019 Certificate of Insurance Training Course
June 05, 2019 Engineers Lunch: Education & Training
June 05, 2019 Assessing Commercial Real Estate Taxes - Cook County
May 23, 2019 2019 Golf Outing
May 16, 2019 May Members Lunch
May 09, 2019 Healthcare Real Estate Tour - Rush Medical Center Oak Brook
May 03, 2019 Emerging Leaders Volunteer Project for The Harbour
May 03, 2019 Ethics is Good Business
May 01, 2019 2020 TOBY Awards Q&A Workshop
April 30, 2019 Sales Training Series: Questioning Techniques
April 23, 2019 2019 Associates Spring Breakfast
April 17, 2019 Asset Management: Lease Analysis, Valuation, Negotiation, and Approval
April 03, 2019 Engineers and PAL Lunch: Parking Lot 101
March 27, 2019 Assessing Commercial Real Estate Taxes
March 21, 2019 March Members Lunch: Village of Hoffman Estates Shares Area Development Strategies
March 14, 2019 2019 Spring Industrial Program: In Through The Out Door
March 07, 2019 Real Estate Investment and Finance
February 21, 2019 2019 EXPO
February 06, 2019 2019 Charity Bowling Event
February 06, 2019 Engineers Lunch: Indoor Air Quality
February 02, 2019 The Design, Operation, and Maintenance of Building Systems, Part I
January 24, 2019 January Members Lunch: WGN's Paul Lisnek Talk Politics
January 23, 2019 Pre-EXPO Exhibitors Meeting
January 10, 2019 Emerging Leaders Winter Program: Typewriters to Twitter
December 05, 2018 2018 Holiday & Awards Lunch
November 29, 2018 Leadership Education Series: Building Winning Relationships
November 28, 2018 Creating Engaging and Successful Exhibiting Experiences
November 15, 2018 November Members Lunch: BOMA Members Share Lessons Learned
October 31, 2018 Property Assistants Lunch (PAL): Implementation of Building Capital Projects
October 23, 2018 2018 Real Estate Healthcare Symposium
October 18, 2018 BOMA 360 Workshop
October 17, 2018 Associates Fall Meeting: Time Management
October 05, 2018 Foundations of Real Estate Management (BOMA International)
October 03, 2018 Engineers Lunch: Building Facades
September 27, 2018 4th Annual Fall Industrial Summit
September 20, 2018 September Members Lunch
September 06, 2018 Budgeting and Accounting (BOMI)
September 06, 2018 Emergency Preparedness Facility Tour of Homeland Security Training Institute
August 29, 2018 Property Assistants Lunch (PAL): Plants for a Healthy Work Space
August 23, 2018 Leadership Education Series: HR Boot Camp
August 17, 2018 Day at the Races
August 01, 2018 Engineers Lunch: Fire Alarm Panel Change Outs
July 25, 2018 Industrial/Emerging Leaders Topgolf Event
July 25, 2018 Advocacy Visit with State Representative Peter Breen
July 19, 2018 July Members Lunch: Featuring Chicago Bear Desmond Clark
July 17, 2018 2019 TOBY Awards Q&A Workshop
June 27, 2018 Property Assistants Lunch (PAL)
June 20, 2018 Advocacy Visit with State Senator Michael Connelly
June 14, 2018 Certificate of Insurance Training Course
June 06, 2018 Engineers Lunch: Control Your Building's Energy Use
June 06, 2018 Advocacy 101 Lunch and Learn
May 24, 2018 2018 Golf Outing
May 17, 2018 May Members Lunch: Leadership Tips from the Top
May 03, 2018 Professional Headshots
April 26, 2018 Leadership Education Series: Emotional Intelligence
April 25, 2018 Property Assistants Lunch (PAL): Energy Savings Programs
April 19, 2018 Associates Spring Breakfast: Best Bang for Your BOMA Buck
April 07, 2018 Law and Risk Management (BOMI)
April 04, 2018 Engineers Lunch: OSHA Fall Protection
March 15, 2018 March Members Lunch: Cybersecurity
March 08, 2018 Industrial Building Tour: Mount Prospect Ice Arena
February 28, 2018 Property Assistants Lunch (PAL): Painting in Commercial Settings
February 22, 2018 2018 EXPO
February 07, 2018 2018 Charity Bowling Event
February 07, 2018 Engineers Lunch: Diagnosing Roof Leaks
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 18, 2018 January Members Lunch: Creating Service Magic
January 11, 2018 Developing Leaders Winter Program: Extreme Situations
January 01, 2018 New Year's Holiday - BOMA Office Closed
December 25, 2017 Winter Holiday - BOMA Office Closed
December 06, 2017 Holiday & Awards Lunch
November 23, 2017 Thanksgiving Holiday - BOMA Office Closed
November 16, 2017 November Members Lunch & Annual Meeting: Featuring WTTW's Geoffrey Baer
October 28, 2017 Environmental Health and Safety Issues
October 26, 2017 MOB Fall Symposium: The Evolving Medical Office Building
October 25, 2017 Property Assistants Lunch (PAL): Soliciting HVAC Bids
October 18, 2017 Associates Fall Meeting: Innovative Technology
October 06, 2017 Foundations of Real Estate Management
October 05, 2017 Industrial Fall Summit: Shaping Supply Chain/How it Affects us Locally
October 04, 2017 Engineers Lunch: Life Safety Generators
September 29, 2017 BOMA/Red Cross Blood Drive
September 27, 2017 Developing Leaders Fall Program: Difficult Conversations
September 21, 2017 September Members Lunch: Work Space Office Trends
September 14, 2017 Emergency Preparedness Interactive Exercise and Breakfast
September 07, 2017 Real Estate Investment & Finance
September 04, 2017 Labor Day Holiday - BOMA Office Closed
August 30, 2017 Property Assistants Lunch (PAL): Domestic Violence in the Workplace
August 11, 2017 Day at the Races
August 02, 2017 Engineers Lunch: Energy Management Strategies
July 20, 2017 July Members Lunch: Generations at Work and Why We Collide
July 18, 2017 2018 TOBY Awards Q&A Workshop
July 03, 2017 July 4th Holiday - BOMA Office Closed
June 28, 2017 Property Assistants Lunch (PAL): Benefits and Maintenance of Irrigation Systems
June 13, 2017 Medical Office Building Lake Forest Hospital Tour
June 07, 2017 Engineers Lunch: Electrical Troubleshooting
June 06, 2017 Industrial Committee: J.C. Restoration Facility Tour
May 25, 2017 2017 Golf Outing
May 19, 2017 Ethics is Good Business® ShortCourse™
May 18, 2017 May Members Lunch: Energy Efficiency Panel
February 23, 2017 Office & Commercial Real Estate EXPO
February 04, 2017 The Design, Operation, and Maintenance of Building Systems, Part 1
January 31, 2017 2017 Charity Bowling
January 19, 2017 January Members Lunch on Personal Branding & Social Networking
December 06, 2016 Annual Holiday & Awards Lunch
November 17, 2016 November Member Lunch


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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