Upcoming BOMI Class Offerings


Electrical Systems and Illuminations – SMT

Start Date: Wednesday, January 27th, Seven weeks total.

Test Date: Schedule through off-site testing facility.

Class Time:  6:00 – 9:00 p.m., Wednesdays

Cost:   $855 for Members, $955 for Non-Members

Location: Town Square Tower, 445 Minnesota Street, Conf. Center off of Lobby skyway

To safely operate and maintain a building’s electrical equipment, you must thoroughly understand the components of electrical systems and how to measure the electricity your building consumes. This course provides you with a clear understanding of electricity basics, the skills needed to measure electrical consumption, and the ability to recognize, set up, and maintain reliable and effective maintenance and safety systems.

Key topic areas: • alternate sources of electricity • electrical safety • electrical circuits • electric meters • cables, terminations, and conduits • maintaining light sources and fixtures • electric motor basics and maintenance • 

Building Design & Maintenance – SMA

Start Date:  Monday, January 25th, Seven weeks total.

Test Date:  Schedule through off-site testing facility.

Class Time: 6:00 – 9:00 p.m., Mondays

Cost:  $975 for Members, $1,075 for Non-Members

Location: Town Square Tower, 445 Minnesota Street, Conf. Center off of Lobby skyway

Building Design and Maintenance stresses that it is important for all building systems administrators to not only have an intimate knowledge of a facility’s systems and components but also have an understanding of the day-to-day and month-to-month operations that keep a building in good working order. This comprehensive course covers the basics of subjects such as building design and structural systems, foundations, walls, flooring, roofing, and landscaping. In addition, this course provides information about building maintenance and an overview of the types and uses of construction documents.

Key topic areas: common building materials and systems in building foundations • curtain walls • windows • roofing systems • interior finishes • flooring, interior walls and ceilings • vertical transportation • grounds maintenance and inspection • the reading, scaling, interpretation, care, and use of construction documents

Coming in 2021

  • Building Design & Maintenance (SMA/FMA/RPA) - January 2021
  • Electrical Systems and Illuminations (SMT) - January 2021
  • Air Handling, Water Treatment & Plumbing  Systems (SMT) - March 2021
  • Facilities Planning and Project Management (FMA) - March 2021
  • Refrigeration Systems and Accessories (SMT) - September 2021
  • Managing the Organization (SMA/FMA/RPA) - September 2021

If you are interested in a class please contact Denise at 651.291.8888 / [email protected]