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Building Operator Training Application

Building Operator Training Application


The NYC Building Operator Training program is part of New York City’s OneNYC commitment to achieving carbon neutrality by 2050. The training improves the skills of operations and maintenance staff working in NYC’s residential buildings through an overview of critical building systems with an emphasis on preventative maintenance and energy efficiency. The program is an initiative of the NYC Department of Small Business Services and the NYC Mayor’s Office of Sustainability in partnership with The City University of New York (CUNY) the CUNY Institute for Urban Systems’ Building Performance Lab. 


The training will be provided at no cost.

In order to be eligible for the training program, you/your building staff must meet the following minimum requirements: 
1. Aged 18 or older  
2. Currently operating, maintaining, and/or managing at least one residential building in New York City.

Within one week of completing this application, eligible participants will receive an email confirming that their application has been received. When the applicant’s choice for course day and time matches the schedule for an upcoming class, confirmation for that class will be sent to the same email. Zoom links for confirmed participants are sent approximately 5-7 days prior to the first day of class.

1. I am: *This question is required.
2. Full Name: *This question is required.
This question requires a valid email address.
5. Are you involved in operations and maintenance work in one or more multi-family residential buildings? *This question is required.