Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) Continuing Education Courses

Federal Energy Management Program

The U.S. Department of Energy Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) is pleased to have a partnership with the National Institute of Building Sciences to offer FEMP E-Learning Courses and First Thursday Seminars on the Whole Building Design Guide (WBDG). Enroll now or log in to begin taking a class with the WBDG Continuing Education System.

E-Learning Courses

These interactive, on-demand, self-paced, and self-tracking courses are supportive of the Federal Building Personnel Training Act competencies and will provide up-to-date information targeted to mid-level Federal Energy, Water, and Sustainability Managers.

CourseApproved for AIA LUsApproved for GBCI CE HoursApproved for IACET CEUs
FEMP01 Commissioning for Existing Federal BuildingsApprovedApprovedApproved
FEMP02 Planning an Energy Assessment for Federal FacilitiesApprovedApprovedApproved
FEMP03 Launching a Utility Energy Services Contract (UESC): Getting to Yes!Approved Approved
FEMP04 Federal On-Site Renewable Power Purchase AgreementsApproved Approved
FEMP05a Advanced Electric Metering in Federal FacilitiesApprovedApprovedApproved
FEMP06 Managing Water Assessment in Federal FacilitiesApprovedApprovedApproved
FEMP07 Selecting, Implementing, and Funding Photovoltaic Systems in Federal FacilitiesApprovedApprovedApproved
FEMP08 Sustainable Institutional Change for Federal Facility ManagersApprovedApprovedApproved
FEMP09 Sustainable Strategies for Existing Federal FacilitiesApprovedApprovedApproved
FEMP10 Building Automation Systems for Existing Federal FacilitiesApproved Approved
FEMP11 Executing Utility Energy Service Contracts: An Advanced GuideApproved Approved
FEMP12 Distributed-Scale Renewable Energy Projects: From Planning to Project CloseoutApproved Approved
FEMP14 Measurement and Verification in ESPCsApproved Approved
FEMP15a Energy Savings Performance Contracting: An Advanced GuideApproved Approved
FEMP16 Advanced HVAC in High-Tech Buildings - Data CentersApproved Approved
FEMP17 Advanced HVAC in High-Tech Buildings - LaboratoriesApproved Approved
FEMP18 Best Practices for Comprehensive Water Management for Federal FacilitiesApprovedApprovedApproved
FEMP19 Fundamentals of Life Cycle Costing for Energy ConservationApproved Approved
FEMP20 Energy Savings Performance Contracts: Five Phases to Success!Approved Approved
FEMP23 Renewable Energy Technology Applications - Photovoltaics and Daylighting TechnologyApproved Approved
FEMP24 Renewable Energy Technology Applications - Solar Thermal and Concentrating Solar Power TechnologyApproved Approved
FEMP25 Renewable Energy Technology Applications - Wind Energy TechnologyApproved Approved
FEMP26 Renewable Energy Technology Applications - Biomass TechnologiesApproved Approved
FEMP27 Renewable Energy Technology Applications - Hydropower and Ocean Energy TechnologiesApproved Approved
FEMP28 Renewable Energy Technology Applications - Geothermal Energy TechnologiesApproved Approved
FEMP29 Renewable Energy Technology Applications - Integration of Renewable Energy SystemsApproved Approved
FEMP30 Guiding Principles for High-Performance and Sustainable Buildings - Getting Started, and Guiding Principle I: Employ Integrated Assessment, Operation, and Management PrinciplesApprovedApprovedApproved
FEMP31 Guiding Principles for High-Performance and Sustainable Buildings - Guiding Principle II: Optimize Energy PerformanceApprovedApprovedApproved
FEMP32 Guiding Principles for High-Performance and Sustainable Buildings - Guiding Principle III: Protect and Conserve WaterApprovedApprovedApproved
FEMP33 Guiding Principles for High-Performance and Sustainable Buildings - Guiding Principle IV: Enhance Indoor Environmental QualityApprovedApprovedApproved
FEMP34 Guiding Principles for High-Performance and Sustainable Buildings - Guiding Principle V: Reduce Environmental Impact of MaterialsApprovedApprovedApproved
FEMP35 Energy Management Basic Training – Tools and Resources for Results  Approved
FEMP36 Realizing the Potential of Under-Utilized ECMs in ESPCsApproved Approved
FEMP37 Water Management BasicsApprovedApprovedApproved

First Thursday Seminars

FEMP First Thursday Seminars provide training for Federal energy and environmental professionals. Leading experts address timely topics in 90-minute sessions.

CourseApproved for AIA LUsApproved for IACET CEUs
FEMPFTS28 E.O. 13693: Recent Developments, Implementation Updates, and OpportunitiesApprovedApproved
FEMPFTS27 O&M Best Practices for Small-Scale PV Systems Approved
FEMPFTS26 Energy Efficiency Expert Evaluations Approved
FEMPFTS25 New Developments in Federal Building Energy Efficiency Standards Approved
FEMPFTS24 Goal-Based Contracting for Energy Efficient Buildings Approved
FEMPFTS23 Re-Thinking Operations & Maintenance for High Performance Buildings Approved
FEMPFTS22 Solid-State Lighting: Highlighting Indoor Applications Approved
FEMPFTS21 Combined Heat and Power: An Integrated Approach to Energy Resources Approved
FEMPFTS20 Placing UESC Task Orders Under a GSA Areawide Contract Approved
FEMPFTS19 Implementing Deep Retrofits: A Whole Building Approach Approved
FEMPFTS17 Achieving Energy Security in Federal Facilities Approved
FEMPFTS16 Selecting and Evaluating New and Underused Energy Technologies Approved
FEMPFTS15 Achieving Energy-Efficient Data Centers with New ASHRAE Thermal Guidelines Approved
FEMPFTS14 New Lighting Technologies Approved
FEMPFTS13 Energy-Efficient Product Procurement Approved
FEMPFTS12 Labs, Data Centers, and High-Tech Facilities Approved
FEMPFTS11 Federal Fleet Infrastructure and Electric Vehicles Approved
FEMPFTS10 Renewable Energy Approved
FEMPFTS9 Utility Energy Service Contracts and Energy Project Incentive Funds Approved
FEMPFTS7 Federal Fleet Management 101 Approved
FEMPFTS6 Operations, Maintenance, and Commissioning Approved