FM Professionals

With BIFM as a facilities management professional you can build your skillset and develop professionally to achieve all-round excellence in facilities management.

Whether itís to help deliver outstanding FM in your current role or to reach long-term career goals, we can support you throughout your FM career.

  • Get professional recognition
  • Develop skills
  • Keep up to date with the latest FM developments.


BIFM membership sets the standard and is an industry-wide mark of quality and
achievement. Facilities management professionals can gain credentials through BIFM membership to signify their experience, expertise and qualifi ed status in facilities management. FM professionals can progress through the membership grade levels and utilise the designatory post-nominal letters associated with the grade:

  • Associate > ABIFM
  • Certified > CBIFM
  • Member > MBIFM
  • Fellow > FBIFM

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FM Qualifications

Our high quality, internationally recognised qualifi cations are an ideal way to increase knowledge and skills for career progression, enhanced credibility in the workplace and increased earning potential.

  • Carefully designed with leading FM employers and stakeholders to cover essential FM knowledge and skills.
  • A qualifi cation at every level, from entry level to advanced strategic levels. You donít have to work up through the levels Ė you can start at the right one for you.
  • Comprising a mix of mandatory and optional units, so you can select topics that match your development needs.
  • Qualifi cations come in the sizes Ė Award, Certifi cate, Diploma and Extended Diploma.

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Training delivered by BIFM Academy offers a range of short courses to provide a complete skills gap solution for all FM professionals at any stage in their career.

Whether you prefer an immersive face to face course, a flexible online portal to use wherever and whenever suits you, or a tailored in-house approach for you and your entire team to progress your development, BIFM Academy can meet your requirements.

Choose from our suite of courses - from specifically focussed FM courses designed to enhance any level of Facilities Management competences, to universal, versatile core skills courses to compliment your existing skillset.

All BIFM Academy courses have been mapped to the FM Professional Standards, making them the most comprehensive short courses available you Ė the FM professional determined to excel in your career. All delegates attending courses receive certificates of attendance, which are recognised for members utilising the BIFM CPD record.

BIFM members also receive discount on BIFM Academy training courses.

Find out about upcoming BIFM Adademy courses here.

Talk to us on how you can develop your FM career

We can talk you through the various membership grades, qualifications and training options available to help you progress:

+(0)44 1279 712 650