MSM-1100 Facilities Management for the FBO

Quick Facts


Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Course is Part of this Program
FBO Management Certificate

Course Length
1 month

Course Dates & Locations
Online beginning: April 25, 2019 
June 1, 2019 
September 1, 2019 
November 1 2019 
January 1, 2020 
March 1, 2020 
May 1, 2020

Your registration will be handled by a secure payment system. Credit card information will not be saved.



Facilities Management for the Fixed Base Operation (FBO) is designed for FBO managers or prospective management employees. Course participants learn how to determine facility requirements, evaluate leasing vs. building/purchasing decisions, risk management and insurance, budgeting, forecasting and inventory control. Students examine how to make decisions on issues related to fuel storage, safety and handling in terms of the environmental requirements of OSHA and the EPA.

Who Should Attend

  • Fixed Base Operator management or prospective management employees
  • Professionals working in the industry looking to advance their understanding of FBO operations

Course Objectives

  • Understand property management and leasing
  • Evaluate and apply market conditions and rent competition
  • Analyze contracts and conduct negotiations
  • Understand facility management
  • Evaluate fuel inventories and apply pricing principles
  • Understand environmental compliance and noise abatement
  • Conduct building and property inspections
  • Evaluate building maintenance and repair requirements
  • Apply principles of line management and time management
  • Understand and apply guidelines of airport and facility security
  • Plan and implement strategic ground operations and overflow
  • Understand accident/incident investigation and reporting


Contact Us

Office of Professional Education, Worldwide Campus
1 Aerospace Boulevard
Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3900

This course is asynchronous and instructor facilitated. You will not be required to log in at the same time as your instructor, but you will have assignments due each week. You can log in at any time to complete course assignments.