Are you ready to move up? We’re here to help you progress

Are you at the right BIFM membership grade to reflect your increasing achievements in the FM industry – or is it time to progress?

Does your current grade reflect your status in the industry now, and provide the chance to raise your profile further in line with what you’ve accomplished? Check out if a different BIFM grade would be more applicable to where you are today because our carefully planned membership scheme is designed for every stage of your career in FM.

Click on the route for you

Route 1 - Affiliate to Associate grade

Route 2 - Affiliate & Associate to Member grade

Route 3 - Affiliate & Associate to Certified grade

Route 4 - Member to Certified grade

Route 5 - Upgrade to Fellow grade

By upgrading your membership to one of our assessed levels you will be entitled to use post-nominal letters. Many of our members use these letters on their CVs, business cards, email signatures and other business collateral to denote their professional status. To learn more about benefits of each grade, click on an upgrade route above.

Upgrade application form

In order to upgrade your membership we require a copy of your CV and your current job description, plus supporting materials relevant to the member grade you are applying for an upgrade to. Please also be aware that to upgrade your membership, your current subscription MUST be fully paid.

If you have any queries regarding your membership or upgrading, please contact our Membership team on +44 (0) 1279 712650+44 (0) 1279 712650 or via email at membership@bifm.org.uk


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