Fundamentals of Effective Facility Commissioning

This course is designed to assist the facilities professional with optimizing the performance of their facility. Students will learn the concepts of initial commissioning, retro-commissioning, recommissioning, ongoing commissioning, and the differences between the commissioning methods. Through numerous case studies, students will become familiar with managing the commissioning process, including measurement, verification, phasing, and commissioning agent duties. 



The Penn State Facilities Engineering Institute (PSFEI) provides education programs, energy services, engineering services, and facility condition assessments to Pennsylvania state agencies, the federal government, and nonprofit organizations. The organization aims to advance its customers’ facilities engineering objectives through applied research, education, and innovation.

Penn State Facilities Engineering Institute

Marion Place, Suite 414

135 East Nittany Avenue

State College, PA 16801

Phone: 814-865-7615

Fax: 814-863-7835