“Great breadth of knowledge and topics and wonderful instructor. Excellent course. Best thing I have done yet to further my career! Thank you to AEE and the folks who develop this material!” – Emily

Timothy B. Janos, JD, CEM, CEA, CIEP, CDSM, CSDP, BEP, Principal of Spectrum Energy Concepts, Inc. Tim is a distinguished AEE International Instructor, an AEE Fellow and a Member of the AEE Energy Managers Hall of Fame. In addition to his technical knowledge and success in saving energy, Mr. Janos has been a tireless promoter of the energy profession both locally and nationally. Thousands have benefited from the meetings, workshops, courses, and lectures he has presented. He was the AEE President in 2006 and has served for 16 years as Chairman of the Certified Energy Manager (CEM) Board. He is currently serving as Chairman of the Certified Energy Auditor (CEA) Board and the Certified Industrial Energy Professional Boards (CIEP).


“Thanks so much for all that you taught me a few weeks ago in CEM training in DC! I truly enjoyed it, learned so much, and can’t wait to see where my career in energy takes me.” - Nicole

All course participants will receive the Comprehensive CEM Workbook and the Guide to Energy Management Handbook on Monday morning. Mr. Janos will provide in-classroom instruction from Monday through Thursday. The exam will be held in the classroom on Friday morning. Exam scores will be mailed after approximately one month, as well as CEM certificates for those who pass the exam and meet certification requirements.

Certified Energy Manager Course

May 18-22, 2020

Contact Points: Ben Rupert, CEM
BJR Energy Management Consulting
(202) 556-1565



Senior Mechanical Engineer

(703) 614-1363


Place and Schedule: May 18 – 22, 2020
8am – 5pm (Mon – Thu)
8am – 1pm (Fri)

Duques Hall, Room 151
George Washington University
Washington, DC

Study Materials

​There is a two-step process for registration:

1) To reserve your spot for the training, complete the registration HERE

2) To apply for the CEM certification, download the In-House CEM Application and submit the completed forms to AEE National prior to taking the course. The application process is robust because experience is a significant aspect of CEM certification. No additional fee is required beyond the registration fee. Participants who do not meet the CEM professional experience requirements may take the course to become an Energy Manager in Training (EMIT) credential upon passing the CEM exam. Download and complete the In-House EMIT application and submit the completed applications to AEE National prior to taking the course. No additional fee is required beyond the registration fee.

Course Fee 

AEE NCC Members: $2,050 ($345 savings)

AEE NCC Student Members (UMD, GMU, or GWU): $500 ($1,895 savings)

Non Members: $2,250
($345 savings)

Certification exam fee is included in the registration fee. You do not need to register or pay for a separate exam fee. Savings are compared to the cost of the course and exam offered by AEE National.

“It was a very good course. Tim did a great job. Very personable and knowledgeable.” - Pete

The Certified Energy Manager (CEM) Course is for individuals interested in furthering their knowledge and skills in energy management. CEMs are often leaders in developing and implementing energy management strategies, and will be able to optimize energy performance of facilities, buildings, and industrial plants. The course includes a 4-day training session followed by an exam.