Certificate Program in Facility Management
This Online program consists of four courses and is designed for individuals who currently work within the Facility Management profession and desire to broaden their understanding of Facility Management. Individuals with job titles and responsibilities such as facility manager, building manager/supervisor, building owner, facility planner and support staff, architect, architectural technician, designer, engineer, furniture industry designer, and facility management service consultant will benefit from these courses.
Courses within the FM Online Certificate program help prepare students for successful completion of the International Facility Management Associationís (IFMA) Certified Facility Management exam. This credential sets the industry standard ensuring professional excellence and recognition. In addition all courses qualify for IFMA CFM maintenance points. Certified Facility Managers must demonstrate a continued commitment to growth and excellence by earning a required number of maintenance points in at least two of the following categories: continuing education, practice, professional involvement, or development of the profession.
Individuals intending to enroll in the program must have background experience in a facility management related area or are currently working towards a degree in a related area of study. A minimum of two years of college course work, including courses in communication and basic mathematics is required.