Facility Management: A Practical Introduction

In this course, you will learn about the roles, responsibilities and core competencies that constitute the facility management profession.



Enrollment Duration

180 Days

Course Type


Course Family


Learning outcomes
  • Introduction and Overview of FM Professionals
  • Evolution of the Field of Facility Management and Key Terminology
  • Overview of FM Professionals and Introduction to the Competency Areas
  • Additional information

    Enrollment duration: 180 Days

    Languages: English

    Non-Member Price: $175.00

    Member price: $125.00

    Course Type: E-Learning

    CEU Credits: 0.00

    CFM points: N/A

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    Course information

    In addition to in-depth audio-visual presentations on the development of the FM profession and the FM competencies, the course presents a series of six scenarios that challenge participants to explore, examine and solve problems in realistic workplace situations in the global marketplace.

    Students will benefit from a hands-on learning experience and valuable exposure to the 11 major FM competency areas as identified by IFMA. The course will help participants grow in the facility management profession, advance their career and better communicate with members of their FM department or team. 

    Course Curriculum

    • Budget Development at IAD-MTC
    • The New FM Director at SMH
    • Move to a Temporary Facility at LFI
    • Adding Space for Growth at IPC
    • Current Trends, Challenges and Future Outlook in Facility Management

    Course Outline

    • Facility Management: A Practical Introduction¬†Course-Modules 1-10
    • Module Assessments
    • Module Evaluation
    • Letter of Completion