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Strategic Planning for Energy Management CESA 5850

Centre for Energy Systems Applications Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

This course presents an overview of strategic management theory and practice as it relates to the role of energy and emissions management professionals.​ Topics cover strategic management tools such as situational analysis, strategy development, planning and reporting.






Course offerings

Fall 2023

Below is one offering of CESA 5850 for the Fall 2023 term.

CRN 42064


Tue Sep 19 - Tue Nov 28 (11 weeks)

  • 11 weeks
  • CRN 42064
  • $663.06
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 19 - Nov 28 N/A N/A Online


Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.



Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Please contact the Program Head at for approval. Note: ** A computer with speakers and a web camera is required for this course. Students must be logged into the Learning Hub from 6:00 pm– 8:00 pm on Tuesdays on: September 20, October 4, 18, November 1, 15, 29.


This course offering has been cancelled. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Outline strategic management theory and practice as it relates to the role of energy and emissions management professionals.
  • Illustrate the purpose of a strategic energy and emissions management plan.
  • Describe the essential elements of a deep energy and emissions retrofit plan.
  • Assess the differences between the technical and non-technical side of energy and emissions management as a key means of plan development and communication.
  • Describe the main elements and purpose of an energy and emissions management system.
  • List the various tools used for community energy and emissions planning.
  • Differentiate between the types of energy and emissions management reporting methods.

Effective as of Fall 2022

Related Programs

Strategic Planning for Energy Management (CESA 5850) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Sustainable Energy Management
    Advanced Certificate Part-time


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