• GPRO: Operations and Maintenance Essentials BLDG 9304

    Online Option

    This is a Green Professional Building Skills Training (GPRO) course offered by George Brown College Continuing Education in partnership with the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC).

    CaGBC description: Did you know that efficiently operated and well-maintained buildings can reduce operating costs by 20 to 50 per cent while improving occupancy rates and tenant satisfaction? This is just one of the many reasons why green operations and maintenance practices are in high demand across the country. Led by industry experts, GPRO: Operations and Maintenance Essentials (GPRO O&M) provides building professionals with the critical tools to transition from conventional to sustainable operations. GPRO O&M is ideal for property managers and building staff in multi-family residential and high-rise commercial buildings, including building superintendents, operators, facility and property managers, operating engineers, stationary engineers. Certificate exam is included.


    Course Accreditation:

    This course has been recognized as Gold Seal accredited training by the Canadian Construction Association (CCA). For information about other continuing education credits for which this course qualifies you, visit the GPRO – Training for the Trades web page.

    Course Delivery Method:

    This is normally an in-class course but will be offered temporarily online via Blackboard Learn/Collaborate while college buildings are closed.

    Technical/Computer Requirements:

    Refer to the basic technology requirements for Blackboard online courses.


    You must have completed our BLDG 9273 Construction Materials and Methods course and our BLDG 9215 Residential Wood Framing. (Approved equivalents are also acceptable.)

    Contact Information

    Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.