The School Facility Managers' Academy Series is the premier educational program for New York State school facilities directors. This year all three tracks will be held in one location. Don't miss this premier training opportunity!

Date: Tuesday, December 10 - Wednesday, December 11
NEW Location: The training will take place at GST BOCES, Bush Campus, Elmira 


  • SFA Member: $450 (includes Tuesday's hotel accommodations, tuition, materials, breaks, two lunches and Tuesday's dinner.)
  • Non-member: $600
  • Commuter rate: $375 (includes the same as above but without the hotel accommodations)
  • Early Arrival Hotel (Monday): add $100

Managers' Academy

New to the school facilities management profession? Looking to become a Director of School Facilities in the future? Need a refresher course on the latest information on code compliance, budgeting, and health and safety requirements? The School Facilities Managers' Track will give you the knowledge you need to excel on the job.

Seminar topics address the latest information needed to create and maintain high performing learning environments for K-12 students, faculty and staff. Whether you’re new to the profession or looking to update your facilities management knowledge and skills, this program is right for you.

Personnel Management Academy

The Personnel Management Track is designed to keep you at the forefront of managing people. Industry experts will provide best practices on improving your hiring and interviewing techniques, conducting evaluations, legal issues, managing stakeholders and more. No matter if you're new to the field or a seasoned professional, this program is right for you.

Security & Emergency Management Academy

The Security & Emergency Management Track is designed for you to keep your school at the forefront of emergency planning. Industry experts, officers from the New York State Police and county managers provide best practices for improving your situational awareness during uncertain situations, and educate you on what your school is and is not capable of. No matter if you’re new to the field or a seasoned professional, this program is right for you.

Check back for more information in October!