*Please note, for all certification preparation training programs, an additional fee is due when submitting your certification application to take the exam (excludes CMVP).
This popular two-day program is designed to update current global Certified Energy Managers (CEM) on the most current energy-related trends, strategies, best practices, technologies, and regulations. If you are an existing CEM that needs a refresher, or a lapsed CEM that needs AEE credits to get re-certified, this course is a great place to start.
The Annual Update seminar offers valuable networking opportunities in a highly engaging learning environment. All attendees are CEM graduates, which elevates the interactions between attendees and enhances networking opportunities.
Can't attend the live event? Register anyway. All registered participants will receive access to the recordings, which can be accessed up to six months after the seminar.
Early registration is recommended:
Early registration is recommended. The first 50 global registrants will receive access to the following bonus content:
Early registrants will be invited to two extra 1-hour sessions with Dr. Eric Woodroof on a Mastermind Coaching Call. These two special one-hour sessions will be held 1 month and 2 months following the course to help you make progress and get additional questions answered. AEE is committed to supporting this elite group to succeed, even beyond the two-day course!
Attendees of each bonus Coaching / Q&A session will earn an additional .1 CEU | 1 PDH | .2 AEE Credits* per session.
*A separate certificate will be issued after each bonus session is completed.
Early registrants receive access to additional bonus materials (tips, tools, and other resources) . These proven tools, developed by Dr. Eric Woodroof, have helped professionals transform and succeed in their careers.
Dr. Woodroof will provide access to his personal “vault” of tips from successful people he has met and tools that can help you succeed in your professional and personal life.
Virtual Attendees can participate in a fully interactive, instructor-led classroom environment from the comfort of your own home or office. An ideal solution for those with travel, time, or budget restrictions.
Each participant will receive electronic access to the 2021 Annual Update for CEMs Training Manual 1-week prior to the start of the course.
What You Need To Attend Virtually
The live virtual sessions will be recorded. Attendees will have on-demand access to the live session recordings for 6 months following the virtual event. All registered attendees will receive access to session recordings 1 week following the live sessions.
This program is designed to benefit a broad base of attendees. Your instructors & guest speakers will cover topics that are most current and relevant to CEMs. Content for this seminar varies each year.
This course is updated annually across a wide range of topics, including:
Hot Topics for 2021:
Technical Updates and Case Studies on:
This program is held over 2 days.
You earn 1.4 CEU | 14 PDH | 2.8 AEE Credits for completing this program.
An exam is not administered during this program and the program does not provide an AEE certification. Attendees with lapsed CEM certifications may contact AEE to find out how to renew their CEM certification.
This course is designed to help CEMs, including energy managers, energy engineers, facility and business managers, industrial engineers, supply chain professionals, utility officials, consultants, contractors, financial officers, and energy service company professionals become more aware of and effective at identifying and implementing the best energy management strategies.
Only instructors with greater than 20 years experience in the industry teach this program. They present the latest global practices, strategies, and theories, while leading discussions in an open, interactive environment. In each topic covered, the instructors focus on the most useful and proven activities that are the most significant value to attendees.
Your instructors may include:
Daily Breaks: AM Break (15 min) | Lunch Break (1 hr) | PM Break (15 min)
Day 1 | Sign-In & Registration: 8:00 am – 8:30 am US Central
Day 1 | Training Hours: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm US Central
Day 2 | Training Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm US Central
*Note: If you are unable to attend during these hours, you may register and view the recorded sessions once the seminar has concluded. Recordings will be provided 1 week following the live sessions, and you will have on-demand viewer access for 6 months.