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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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  • 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 largestjobs section of anyfacilities managementtitle.

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Training Facilities Management Professionals for over 20 years

The Professional FM2 - [Intermediate] 7-9 June
This course will provide the managerial skills and knowledge that will improve the effectiveness of facilities managers, with particular focus on building successful relationships and commercial awareness. Read more about this course.

Building Surveying & Maintenance, 21 June 2016
Fundamental Skills in Management of Property & Buildings
This course combined with Understanding & Managing Building Services provides tuition for BIFM Level 4 qualification unit FM4.17*

This course will help you manage your maintenance responsibilities more effectively and avoid unnecessary cost, damage or down time. Our highly experienced trainer will help you anticipate problems and plan preventative maintenance both inside and outside buildings, including lease commitments,instructing surveyors and interpreting reports. Read more about this course

Understanding and Managing Building Services, 22-23 June 2016
This course combined with Building Surveying & Maintenance provides tuition for BIFM Level 4 qualification unit FM4.17*

This course will provide you with a good introduction to and explanation of heating, ventilation, cooling, lighting, utilities, energy management, lifts and associated services. Learn how they work, how to cost effectively manage them and how to work confidently and successfully with contractors and technical support staff. Read more about this course.

Essentials of Property Management, 22-23 June 2016
This course provides tuition for BIFM Level 4
qualification unit FM4.16*

This course will give facilities managers the confidence, understanding and tools to manage a team of property professionals including lawyers, agents and surveyors so that they are both effective and aligned with the needs of their organisation when acquiring, managing and disposing of property. It explains lease clauses, licences and agreements, how to get the best from your agents, tackling property audits, instructing professional advisers, reducing costs, avoiding false economies and expensive pitfalls. Read more about this course.

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