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Spring 2020 Catalog 
Spring 2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BM 237 - Building and Grounds Operations

Credit Hours: 3

A course that will emphasize operational aspects of property management. To achieve this objective, a series of building surveys will be conducted. These surveys, utilizing computer application, will include planning, scheduling, inventory control, design techniques and budget preparation. General topics will include space planning interior maintenance plan, four seasons exterior maintenance plan, disaster planning, security plan and hazardous material procedures.

Course Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • apply an understanding of the basic principles of maintaining a facility utilizing contractors equipment and operational forms;
  • demonstrate the ability to produce and maintain structured maintenance forms;
  • analyze and formulate realistic budgetary numbers for equipment, material and manpower planning; and
  • create and complete multiple maintenance projects by coordinating sub-contractors, maintenance personnel and managing associated budgets.  

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