Operations & Maintenance Training

Incentives are available for training courses which have a focus on reducing and conserving electrical energy within a customer’s facility.

Program Details

Each approved applicant is eligible to receive a cash incentive up to a maximum of $1,000, or 80% of enrollment costs, per course, whichever is less (additional costs such as travel, food, lodging, test fees, and materials will not be considered). All applications must be submitted in advance for approval by the program office.

The courses below have been pre-qualified. The applicant has the option of submitting a course that does not appear on our web site for pre-approval by the program office.

American Trainco

  • Pumps & Pump Systems

Association of Energy Engineers (AEE)

  • Certified Energy Manager (CEM)
  • Certified Energy Manager in Training (CEIT)
  • Certified Building Commissioning Professional (CBCP)
  • Certified Lighting Efficiency Professional (CLEP)
  • Existing Building Commissioning Professional (EBCP)
  • Certified Business Energy Professional (BEP)
  • Certified Energy Auditor (CEA)

Building Operator’s Certification (BOC) - National Sustainable Structures Center (NSSC)

  • BOC 102 – Energy Conservation Techniques description
  • BOC 103 – HVAC Systems and Controls description
  • BOC 104 – Efficient Lighting Fundamentals description
  • NEW - BOC 300 – Commercial Building Re-Tuning

BOMI International

  • High Performance Sustainable Building Investments
  • High-Performance Sustainable Building Principles
  • HP 2 course- High-Performance Practices
  • The Design, Operation, and Maintenance of Building Systems, Part I
  • The Design, Operation, and Maintenance of Building Systems, Part II
  • Air Handling, Water Treatment, and Plumbing Systems
  • Energy Management and Controls
  • Refrigeration Systems and Accessories
  • Electrical Systems & Illuminations

International Association of Lighting Management Companies (NALMCO)

  • Certified Apprentice Lighting Technician (CALT)
  • Certified Senior Lighting Technician (CSLT)

International Facilities Management Association (IFMA)

  • Certified Facility Manager (CFM)

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)

  • LEED-EBOM AP: Accredited Professional Certification (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design- Existing Buildings: Operations & Maintenance)
  • LEED-NC AP: Accredited Professional Certification (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design- New Construction)

National Association of Power Engineers

  • Plant Equipment and Operations
  • Air Conditioning I, II, III
  • Heat Pumps
  • Refrigeration
  • Electric Motor
  • The Engineer & Management
  • Environmental Impact & Engineering
  • Controls I, III

How to Apply

Let’s get started on your application.


Have any questions about the incentives, your eligibility or how to apply? Contact us and we can help you get started today.

EmPOWER Maryland programs are funded by a charge on your electric bill. EmPOWER programs can help you reduce your electricity consumption and save you money. Go to delmarva.com/saveenergy to learn more about EmPOWER and how you can participate.