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CMI and Fagan Solutions partner to offer training and consulting

February 25, 2010
LATHAM, NYCleaning Management Institute (CMI) is partnering with Fagan Solutions Inc. to offer custodial training and facility consulting services to cleaning industry professionals across the country, according to a press release.
According to the release, Fagan Solutions will offer CMI''s Custodial Technician training and certification courses at its CMI Authorized Training Centers in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Chicago, as well as provide custom on-site training under the CMI curriculum.
Fagan Solutions'' Vince Fagan is a consultant, trainer and presenter specializing in how to achieve and apply the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system from the United States Green Building Council (USGBC), is an ISSA Certification Expert (ICE) and is Cleaning Industry Management Standard-Green Building (CIMS-GB) certified, the release stated.
CMI Director Matt Gallinger said: "We have worked with Vince for several years. He is a knowledgeable professional with a wealth of experience in our industry. We feel there is great synergy between our custodial training programs and the higher level operations consulting work that Vince is doing with his client base. This partnership can only help us, as a team, to strengthen the training and education mission of CMI."
Fagan became a certified Custodial Trainer after attending a 2007 CMI Train the Trainer course, and will incorporate CMI training protocols with his expertise in facility consulting, including a Fagan Solutions-developed Green Building Audit process, the release noted.
Fagan said: "I am particularly proud to be representing the CMI in the area of custodial training. It is with deep respect that I will assume this serious responsibility. My goal is to help train custodians using the latest methods and technologies to create a truly effective professional."
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