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Are you new to facilities management?, considering it as a possible career? or widening your role’s remit? Or are you already in FM looking to consolidate and grow your career prospects?, BIFM is the place to start. Get professional recognition and access to networking opportunities, resources and  more.

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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
> FM Professional Standards
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> Learn more about BIFM Qualifications in FM
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The UK facilities management sector shows cautious         optimism despite uncertainty, according to the findings of   the UK FM Business Confidence Monitor 2017.

The survey of FM professionals found that 62% describe     the facilities management business environment as       'positive’ or ‘very positive’.

When asked how they perceived the market to change       over the next 12 months, 40% expect it to improve, with   51% expecting it to remain the same.

Only 8% believe it will deteriorate.

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  • FM World is the monthly 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

Executive Course Programme
Quality Management and Customer Service, 5 April 2017, London

How can the principles and theories of quality management be applied to improve FM services?

The programme critically examines tools and techniques of quality management that contribute to individual, team and organisational performance, and the way quality standards and accreditation schemes impact on FM.

How do we nurture existing customer relationships and win new ones?

Our trainer reviews strategies for improving service to customers, clients, end-users and stakeholders, focusing on improvement within the wider context of successful service relationships. Click here for more information

Understanding FM [Foundation]
28-30 March 2017, London
Providing both a comprehensive introduction to key aspects of FM, and a solid base of knowledge, techniques and reference material for Facilities Managers

For further information or to book please call 0207 248 5942 or 0207 489 7628 or click here for more information

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