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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 a work-based feasibility study.
•  Exam assessment leading to the Energy Institute Level 3 –
    Advanced Energy Manager qualification.

Course topics:
•  Energy fundamentals.
•  Energy law.
•  Monitoring and targeting.
•  Project costs.
•  Energy procurement.
•  Heating ventilation and air-conditioning.
•  Renewables.
•  CHP.
•  Energy efficiency in buildings.
•  Compressed air.
•  Refrigeration.
•  Lighting.
•  Process heat.
•  Implementing and Auditing ISO 50001.

•  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
If you have any questions please contact our training team at e: or t: +44(0)207 467 7178.


Book now

The Level 3 course is our top course and only runs once a year. For this reason the course fills up very quickly and we would recommend booking asap to avoid disappointment. 

Please click here to book.

The dates for the next course will be:

1st – 3rd October 2018

29th – 31st October 2018

10th – 12th December 2018

14th – 16th January 2019.

Assessment day:

26th February 2019

If you have any questions or would like to register your interest, please contact our training team at e: or t: +44(0)207 467 7178.

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


"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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