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Sustainability Management Course


Real estate and facility managers are a key part of the sustainability efforts within an organization, sometimes leading the company’s sustainability function. This comprehensive course is designed to provide the skills and tools to lead change management and sustainability initiatives that deliver triple bottom-line results across the spectrum of voluntary programs and compliance mandates. Starting with building level results and energy management cost savings, this class will demonstrate how today’s facility managers and staff can identify and articulate the value proposition of sustainability efforts to advance their careers and relevance within the organization.


5 Days


  • The course will be beneficial for those people new to Facility Management or for those managers who wish to advance their career.
  • Real estate professionals with formal property qualifications who want to refresh their knowledge or take courses that were unavailable when they were students
  • Professionals in associated industries such as architecture, planning, construction, engineering, law, accounting and finance to gain a deeper understanding of the property discipline
  • The general public


The course will assist participants to gain knowledge to:-

  • Sustainability and Real Estate Management.Owner’s goals, tenant and resident demand, government regulations and incentives
  • Sustainable Property Operations.Management plans, maintenance, green cleaning, tenant and resident relations and education, tenant improvements and renovations, transportation
  • Increasing Energy and Water Efficiency.The manager’s role in resource efficiency, benchmarking, resource use and supply, equipment and technology, measuring results
  • Improving Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ). IEQ factors, proactive indoor air quality testing, IEQ surveys, materials, operations and maintenance
  • Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle.Waste audits, recycling programs, composting, tenant and resident education, financial and environmental benefits
  • The Sustainable Real Estate Management Company.Sustainable offices, vendors, certifications, networking and marketing
  • Formulate a property operations and services contract. While implementing green building principals.
  • Critically evaluate the functions of sustainable corporate real estate and facilities management as enablers of business;
  • Analyze the range of contemporary issues impacting on the ownership and use of commercial property (e.g. environmental health, sustainable development, outsourcing etc)


  • Energy tracking
  • Waste and recycling
  • Carbon reporting
  • Vendor agreements
  • SEC reporting
  • Waste management
  • Employee communications
  • Change management, incentives, and “green” project management including financial metrics such as ROI, discounted payback period, and NPV


The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.


Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Services (IRES) certificate.


The will be held at The IRES Training Centre, Nairobi. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments, lunch, and study visits.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.


Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

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Mob: +254 715 077 817

Tel: 020 211 3814


Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B 14th October 2019.

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Payment for the all courses includes a registration fee, which is non-refundable, and equals 15% of the total sum of the course fee.


This scheduled course can also be tailored for your organisation.To find out how our tailor-made training can help your organisation, call our team on

Mob: +254 715 077 817

Tel: 020 211 3814

Please Note: The program content shown here is for guidance purposes only. Our continuous course improvement process may lead to changes in topics and course structure.

Event Properties

Event Duration 5 Days
Event Date 21-10-2019
Event End Date 25-10-2019
Cut off date 14-10-2019
Individual Price(Kenyan) KES 75,000
Individual Price (International) EUR 790
Individual Price(International in Dollars) USD 920
Location Nairobi, Kenya
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