High-Performance Sustainable Building Practices

BOMI’s High-Performance Sustainable Building Practices course identifies the critical no- and low-cost sustainable initiatives that every building professional can start implementing now.

Throughout this course, you will learn how to optimize and apply sustainable best practices that cover every aspect of the built environment to drive operational efficiencies for a high-performance building.

  • Implement benchmarking protocols and strategies to improve operational performance and reduce energy demand, and use
  • Explore sustainable opportunities to improve building operations in areas including energy, lighting, water use, building envelope, waste management, and other critical areas
  • Build an effective, sustainable operating plan with a focus on purchasing, green cleaning, indoor air quality, fundamentals for interior and exterior maintenance, and vendor management
  • Engage stakeholders, including occupants, vendors, owners and investors, to ensure the adoption and full integration of high-performance initiatives
  • implementing high-performance, sustainable initiatives
  • building interior practices
  • sustainable facades and roofs systems
  • HVAC and commissioning processes
  • high-performance lighting implementation
  • building electrical usage
  • durables and consumables incentives
  • building water operations
  • renewable energy methods
  • sustainable maintenance procedures
  • tenant engagement approaches
  • op ex finance and portfolio management
  • The Rationale for Sustainable Practices in the Built Environment
  • Benchmarking to Improve Energy Performance
  • Sustainable Building Enclosures
  • The Indoor Environmental Quality Directive
  • Monitoring and Optimizing Systems for High-Performance
  • High-Performance Lighting Systems
  • Water Efficiency Practices for Existing Buildings
  • Renewable Energy Sources
  • Operations and Maintenance in a High-Performance Environment
  • Creating a Strategy for Sustainable Transportation Solutions
  • Tenant and Occupant Engagement Strategies for Sustainable Initiatives
  • Sustainable Procurement of Durable and Consumable Products
  • Financial Tools for Driving High-Performance Initiatives
  • Action Plan for High-Performance Sustainable Building Practices

This course is available through the following delivery options:

  • Online Self-Paced

This course does not apply to any BOMI certifications.


This course applies to the following BOMI designation: