We provide the most respected global credential in facility management.

We understand the importance of innovation and professionalism and work with the best people to achieve this.

Goals of IFMA’s Certification program:

  • Assure professional excellence
  • Establish standard for global professional practice
  • Promote the added value of the profession
  • Influence the future direction of the profession
case_thumb_image2OPPORTUNITIES AT IFMA

IFMA Nigeria offers the opportunity to develop contacts and exchange information with other facility management professionals locally and internationally through conferences, seminars, chapter and council programs. Read More

case_thumb_image1TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT

We also hold professional development seminars and trainings leading to the award of the world’s most recognized FM Certifications -Facility Management Professional (FMP); Certified Facility Manager (CFM) and lately, the Sustainability Facility Professional (SFP) designations. Read More

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cfmCERTIFIED FACILITY MANAGER (CFM)

The most respected global credential in facility management
The Certified Facility Manager (CFM) credential sets the industry standard for ensuring the knowledge and abilities of practicing facility managers.

More than ever, recognizing competency and high performance—establishing benchmarks, defining competence and setting performance standards—is vital to the global economy.
Never before have the public, employers and government agencies relied as much on certification organizations as they do today. Professional associations are now taking a lead role in developing these credentialing programs, and IFMA’s CFM program was the first in facility management.
CFM TRAINING

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cfmOPERATIONS & MAINTENANCE

The primary role of facility managers is to manage/oversee an operating facility.

To do this, facility
managers must have a working knowledge of building systems, structure, interiors and exteriors
and grounds so the facility and all of its required systems function efficiently, reliably, safely, securely
and in a manner consistent with existing regulations and standards. Effective operation and
maintenance of facilities is a complex responsibility in today’s environment.
OPERATIONS & MAINTENANCE

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cfmPROJECT MANAGEMENT

Facility managers make use of all aspects of project management beginning with planning, scoping, scheduling and ending with evaluating.

Project planning and management are core skills in facility
management. The skills are particularly important because of the wide range of projects assigned to
the facility organization. Projects vary in scope, complexity, duration and financial risk.
PROJECT MANAGEMENT

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cfmFINANCE & BUSINESS ESSENTIALS

Facility managers manage/oversee high-value assets that represent significant financial investment in technology, buildings, structures, interiors, exteriors and grounds.

Since facility managers are
typically responsible for the oversight, operation and maintenance of the buildings and grounds, as
well as oversight of various service contracts, understanding the basics of finance and business is
critical.
FINANCE & BUSINESS ESSENTIALS

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cfmLEADERSHIP AND STRATEGY ESSENTIALS

To be effective, facility managers must develop strategies to successfully carry out major initiatives by influencing the decisions and attitudes of others.

Effective strategies require that facility managers
are able to integrate people, places, processes and technology. They must be able to align the facility
portfolio with the entire organization’s missions and available resources, and to be innovative in order
to move forward with their staff and processes to respond to the ever-changing requirements.
LEADERSHIP AND STRATEGY ESSENTIALS

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