This training course is designed for new or experienced employees and covers all phases of departmental property management. Employees who complete all three sessions will receive a Departmental Property Manager (DPM) certification. Training and certification are sponsored by the Campus Controller’s Office, Office of Contracts and Grants (OCG) and Property Services.

Department Property Management Training

Session I: General Overview

This training covers the entire life-cycle of property management from purchasing, inventory, and transfers to disposal. It highlights best practices, explains the rationale for campus guidelines, and shows you where to get answers to all of your capital property questions.

Session II: Processing Surplus Property

The Surplus Property Training course is the second part of Property Accounting's three part certification series. This section of the course will cover university policy with regard to surplus property disposals and transfer of assets within the university, it will give an overview of the process of requesting a surplus transfer to dispose of university property and it will include a tour of the Distribution Center.

Session III: Managing Sponsored Projects Property

This class focuses on equipment purchased with sponsored or federal dollars. You will gain an understanding of the additional tracking requirements when managing these items. Contact Pat Dodson in OCG at 303-735-6277.

Training Schedule

  • Session I: General Overview: Department Property Management
  • Session II: Processing Surplus Property
  • Session III: In-Depth: Managing Sponsored Projects Property

Contact Us

If you have questions, email property@colorado.edu or call Greg Roers at 303-492-6376.

For more information visit the Property Central website.