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Level 3: Advanced Energy Manager (AEM)

An advanced qualification for experienced energy managers, providing a comprehensive technical overview of energy management.

About this course
This 12-day course is designed as a comprehensive technical overview of energy management. Participants will learn how to effectively develop energy saving projects, illustrate their return on investment to management, evaluate and monitor financial savings, and understand and use a rounded set of energy management technologies and principles.

 Who should attend?

•  Professionals with 3 or more years’ energy management
    experience, who are responsible for managing energy within
    their job function and who are tasked with improving
    energy efficiency and reducing energy costs

•  Those looking to fill in any gaps in their knowledge in preparation
    for applying for Chartered Energy Manager status

AEM includes:
•  12 days of energy management training, led by subject experts
•  Preparatory material and slides from training sessions
•  Exercise spreadsheets from training sessions, designed for use
    at your organisation
•  Tutor supervision and support for work-based feasibility study
•  Exam assessment leading to the Energy Institute Level 3 –
    Advanced energy manager qualification

Course topics:
•  Monitoring and targeting
•  Energy costs and project management
•  Energy fundamentals
•  Energy Procurement
•  Applying standards in your organisation
•  Energy and emissions law and trading
•  Space heating
•  Energy in buildings
•  Staff awareness
•  Process heat, steam, heat recovery
•  CHP
•  Air conditioning
•  Refrigeration
•  Lighting
•  Compressed air
•  Renewables

•  Feasibility study for a project, which is presented to a panel
•  Examination (50%)


On successful completion of the course, students are awarded the Energy Institute Level 3 Advanced Energy Manager (AEM) qualification.

This course will help fulfil many of the knowledge criteria required for becoming a Chartered Energy Manager. It will also help demonstrate your CPD on your application and speak with confidence on a range of energy management topics during your interview.  

This training course can be used as CPD: 72 hours 


Standard: £3,350+VAT
EI Member: £3,000+VAT

Contact us

For more details, please contact the training department at or +44 (0)207 467 7191


Book now

Next course:
October 2017 - March 2018

Block One: 9.10.17-11.10.17
Block Two: 30.10.17-1.11.17
Block Three: 4.12.17-6.12.17
Block Four: 15.1.18-17.1.18
Assessment Day: 12.4.18

Book your place

If you prefer not to book online, please click here to download a PDF booking form. Return your completed form to e: 

Location: EI Head Offices, New Cavendish Street, London W1G 7AR

There is now open to early-bird bookings. Enter EARLYBIRD17 in the discount code box to take advantage of a 10% discount off your course fee.

If you have any questions, please contact us at e:


"The AEM course provided me with significant development of my knowledge across a broad range of topics, allowing me to more effectively sponsor in-house business cases.” - Robert Williams, Head of Energy Supply, BT Plc

“Completing the Level 3 course and achieving chartered status has helped immensely with our team’s confidence and performance.

Our game has been raised even higher and we are now extremely well placed to meet new challenges and help in shaping the future of the industry. 

The course has acted as a catalyst to take the team forward in asking questions and in searching out solutions."- Paul Ratcliffe, Chartered Energy Manager, Regional Energy and Environment Manager, The Co-operative Group






































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