REALTIME PROGRAM INSTRUCTORS
This online seminar
will be presented by a team of at least two of the following
J. COSTELLO, P.E., C.E.M., C.D.S.M., C.L.E.P., is President
of Acela Energy Group. He was previously founder and president
of Westwood Energy Group. Mr. Costello conducts seminars on
energy procurement and management nationwide, and has participated
in the development of AEEs Certified Energy Procurement
(CEP) Professional program.
SNELL is Senior Vice President at the RMI Division of FCStone,
LLC. He founded Risk Management Incorporated (RMI) in 1988 to
provide energy price risk management consulting, execution,
and software services to energy end users. In 2010 RMI became
a wholly owned subsidiary of INTL FCStone Inc. Mr. Snell has
presented at numerous energy conferences including industry
trade groups such as AGA, APGA, SGA, NYMEX and NARUC.
CONRATH is Senior Vice President at the RMI Division of
FCStone, LLC. In 1992 he partnered with John Snell of Risk Management
Incorporated (RMI), which became a wholly owned subsidiary of
INTL FCStone Inc. in 2010. He has significant practical experience
in guiding utilities and energy-intensive companies on the best
application of risk management methodologies for their respective
cultures and risk tolerances.
J. MURPHY, P.E., currently serves as regional sales manager
of the New England region for GDF Suez Energy Resources, NA.
He was previously vice president of the Westwood Energy Group.
Mr. Murphy has served on the Executive Group of the Edison Electric
Institutes Transmission Committee and the Board of Directors
for the local AEE chapter. His experience includes electric
transmission and distribution operations, supply and demand-side
resources, and consulting in the gas and electric industries.
online in a series of three live 3
time modules, this seminar is designed to provide the specific training
and background needed by professionals preparing to sit for AEE's
Energy Certified Procurement Professional (CEP) certification exam.
can participate in the seminar from your office, home, or anywhere
you have access to the internet and a phone or VOIP. You'll have
opportunities to interact with your instructor and colleagues in
real time during the six live teleconferencing sessions.
a Certified Energy Procurement Professional (CEP).
your opportunity to take part in a focused, fast-paced instructional
program, designed both to expand your knowledge in the field, and
to serve as a preparatory vehicle for the examination required to
achieve AEE's Energy Procurement Professional (CEP) certification.
(Optionally, you may also consider taking the 3 day Fundamentals
of Buying & Selling Energy live seminar, offered at several
locations throughout the U.S. each year.)
program covers the full spectrum of topics essential to the energy
procurement process, examining both electricity and natural gas,
from both a purchasing/procurement and a selling/marketing perspective.
Youll learn the best approaches for defining corporate energy
goals, assessing energy use parameters, evaluating energy provider
options, comparing competitive proposals, and integrating the benefits
of competitive energy procurement into an overall energy management
program. On the selling side, the program will examine proven strategies
for building a customer base, answering RFPs, and establishing overall
sound business practices that will build your market share and status
as a player in the marketplace.
CEP Certification. The requirements to qualify for the certification
process have been designed to take into account the possible diversity
of education and practical experience an individual may have. Each
applicant for CEP professional certification must attend either
this online seminar or AEEs live Fundamentals of Buying
& Selling Energy training seminar, and complete and pass
a written exam, as well as meet specific educational and professional
criteria. This seminar program covers the full scope of subjects
which are addressed on the CEP examination. (Note that the seminar
fee does not include the certification application fee.)
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FEES (per participant):
$995, regular / $895, AEE member, non-profit org.
Seminar fees listed are per person for a single audio and
video connection for individual use, and may not be shared with
other users. All participants must individually pre-register for
the desired course in order to participate. If you would like pricing
information on multiple registrations for the same seminar, please
contact: Terese Lavallee, phone 770-925-9633, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
more details about seminar registration terms, what to
do if you miss a session, and AEE's cancellation, substitution or
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DATES AND TIMES
of the Fast
Track CEP Training Course for Energy Procurement Professionals Online
Seminar are currently scheduled. The program consists of three
3-hour teleconferencing sessions, for a total of 9 hours of instruction.
dates and times to be announced:
Completion of all
three modules is required to receive CEU and PDH Credit, and Course
Certificate awarded by AEE.
(Eastern time US)
am - 2:00 pm
am - 2:00 pm
am - 2:00 pm
course is designed to provide useful information and guidance for
any organization interested in optimizing the procurement of retail
electric power for facilities in deregulated markets, and for those
who wish to prepare to take the CEP examination in order to achieve
AEE's Certified Energy Procurement Professional certification. The
program will be of value to:
owners and managers
and gas purchasers
and gas utilities staff
industrial and institutional energy users
and DOD energy and facility managers
facility energy managers
and CHP manufacturers and retailers