Operations & Maintenance Training

Looking to learn how to save energy at your facility? The Delmarva Power Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Training Program offers incentives for building operation personnel to receive nationally recognized training. By participating in the program, you can transform your workplaces into more comfortable and energy-efficient environments. O&M Training is available to contractors and building operation personnel, who will be eligible to receive cash incentives covering 80% of the cost of the course, up to $1,000.


To meet the Building Tune-up requirements, you must be:

  • Assigned to work at a commercial and/or industrial facility within the Delmarva Power Maryland territory.
  • Present at that facility at least 50% of your working hours.
  • Employed in a position of responsibility for the energy management of the facility or have the potential to influence the building’s energy performance.

Not sure if you meet the requirements? Contact program representatives at 1-866-353-5799 to determine your eligibility.

How to Get Started

Contact the Delmarva Power energy efficiency team, and we will help you:

1. Register for the training course.

View the course directory below and select from a list of pre-qualified courses. If you do not see your desired course, you have the option of submitting non-listed courses for pre-approval by the program office.

2. Apply for incentives.

Complete the Operations and Maintenance Training online application.

3. Complete the training course.

Coursework completion paperwork and invoice must be received by the program within six months of the pre-approval date.

Course Directory

The courses below have been pre-qualified. The applicant has the option of submitting non-listed courses for pre-approval by the program.

AABC Commissioning Group (ACG)

  • Certified Commissioning Authority (CxA)

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)

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

Clean Energy Center (CEC)

  • Building Operator Certification® Level I
  • Building Operator Certification® Level II
  • Fundamentals of Energy Efficient Building Operations
  • Commercial Building Re-Tuning

Energy Management Association (EMA)

  • Energy Management Professional

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

Siemen’s Industry Inc.

  • Introduction to Desigo
  • Desigo CC Workstation I & II
  • Desigo CC Master Operator
  • PPCL Programming I & II
  • PPCL Master Programmer

Interested in More Savings?

Delmarva Power is proud to offer a variety of energy savings programs to fit your business’s needs. Check out our other programs to find more ways to save energy and money.

Business Instant Discounts
Instant discounts on energy-efficient lighting at participating distributors.

Medium and Large Business
Energy-efficient incentives for businesses with energy demands greater than 100 kW.

Combined Heat and Power
Recovery of wasted heat.

New Construction and Major Renovation
Energy-efficient equipment available for sites undergoing new construction or major renovation.

Energy Efficient Communities
Energy-efficient incentives and support available for municipal and government customers.

Small Business
Energy-efficient incentives for businesses with energy demands of 100 kW or less.

We Are Here to Help

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 energy bill. EmPOWER programs can help you reduce your energy consumption and save you money. To learn more about EmPOWER and how you can participate, click here.