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Whether you are new to facilities management, considering it as a possible career or widening your role from related areas such as cleaning or security, BIFM is the place to start. Get professional recognition and access to networking opportunities and knowledge resources in addition to many other advantages.

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Facilities management is one of the fastest growing professions in the UK. Facilities managers are responsible for many of the buildings and services which support businesses and other types of organisation.

Whether you are just starting out in facilities management or are responsible for managing the facilities for numerous sites, the BIFM has something for everyone. Find out more by following the links below.

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> Find out what the job entails
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Living Wage: how many firms will adopt it?
Much has been made in this election campaign about the cost of living and wage growth, zero-hours contracts and the financial hardship still facing many, writes Graeme Davies....
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  • FM World is the fortnightly magazine of the BIFM. Each issue carries news from the Institute as well as industry news, features, interviews, case studies and comment plus the largest jobs section of any facilities management title.

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Don't leave your career to chance
Training Facilities Management Professionals for over 20 years

Understanding FM (Foundation) - 3 Days 12-14 May 2015 (SCOTLAND)
Our popular flagship course, which is consistently sold out, is suitable for newly appointed staff and those with less than two to three years’ operational experience looking to broaden their range of responsibilities and skills. Includes a site visit which provides an invaluable insight into FM in practice.

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IOSH Managing Safely - 4 Days – 12-15 May 2015
‘‘An IOSH Managing Safely certificate for Facilities Management’’

This course introduces practical controls to enable best practice in H&S for your organisation. By identifying how to manage common hazards, it will help you to: reduce sickness and absenteeism; improve the quality and productivity of your workforce and reduce costs such as healthcare, insurance premiums and compensation claims. It is accredited by the Institution of Occupational Health & Safety, the World’s leading professional body for H&S practitioners.

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