[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 141 (Monday, July 23, 2012)]
[Page 43084]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-17916]



[Notice-MG-2012-05; Docket 2012-0002; Sequence 13]

Office of Federal High-Performance Green Buildings; Federal 
Buildings Personnel Training Act; Notification of Release of Core 
Competencies and Recommended Curriculum

AGENCY: Office of Federal High-Performance Green Buildings, Office of 
Governmentwide Policy, GSA.

ACTION: Notice of release of core competencies and recommended 


SUMMARY: The General Services Administration, Office of Governmentwide 
Policy, is providing notification of the release of the core 
competencies and recommended curriculum for Federal personnel involved 
in facilties operations and management.

DATES: July 23, 2012.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. John Simpson, Program Manager, 
Federal Buildings Personnel Training Act, Office of Federal High-
Performance Green Buildings, Office of Governmentwide Policy, General 
Services Administration, 1275 First Street NE., Room 634, Washington, 
DC 20417; telephone at 951-302-4463, or via email at 

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Core Competencies and the Curriculum are 
available for download from the Office of Federal High-Performance 
Green Building Web site Library at--http://www.gsa.gov/portal/content/117699.
    The Facilities Management Institute, FMI.innovations.gov (available 
08/01/2012), is a public facing ``cloud institute'' developed to 
implement the requirements of the Federal Buildings Personnel Training 
Act of 2010 (Pub. L. 111-308). It has been structured to embody the 
principles of transparency, participation and collaboration. No 
membership will be required for FMI.innovations.gov (available 08/01/
2012), an open site where the public, Federal agencies, professional 
societies, industry associations, apprenticeship training providers and 
academic institutions will come together to collaborate on every aspect 
of reducing the cost of the Federal Government while increasing its 

    Dated: June 21, 2012.
John C. Thomas,
Deputy Director, Office of Committee and Regulatory Management, Office 
of Governmentwide Policy, General Services Administration.
[FR Doc. 2012-17916 Filed 7-20-12; 8:45 am]