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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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What is FM?

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.

> Learn more about facilities management
> Find out what the job entails
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> Learn more about BIFM Qualifications in FM
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New practical guidance for FMs

BIFM has launched a series Good Practice Guides (GPGs) as part of the Institute’s drive to advance standards and professionalism in facilities management.

The guides are written by facilities management experts and provide practical guidance on core topics and specialist issues within FM.

> BIFM members can access the GPGs for free
> Non BIFM members can purchase the GPGs for £19.99 each

Find out more about the Good Practice Guides

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In Focus: Integrated - and then some
The issue: Cofely's recent acquisitions and the scale and scope of future FM providers The interviewee: Wilfrid Petrie, chief executive officer, Cofely UK...
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FM World

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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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BIFM webcasts

Essential introductory level training with our world-class ‘Understanding FM’ programme
12-14 August in Central London

The first in our series of core FM courses, our flagship foundation programme offers a solid base for your development before intermediate and advanced level training. Now in its 23rd year, generations of FMs have attended to launch or further their careers, and with an unparalleled reputation both in the UK and overseas, it has long been considered a de facto recognised standard in FM training.

> Suitable for newly appointed staff and those with less than 2-3 years’ operational experience.
> Hear from expert trainers who are both subject specialists and experienced practitioners.
> Network and share your experiences with fellow FM professionals operating in a wide range of environments.
> Benefit from a guided-tour site-visit which provides a real-life example of FM in practice.

For further information including prices or further available dates please click here. Alternatively you can email us or call 020 7404 4440. Please note we can also arrange cost-effective in-house sessions for groups of staff with similar needs.

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