Certified Facility Managers

To date, 3,200 Certified Facility Managers have been designated through IFMA’s certification program — an examination designed to test skills and knowledge in eleven core competencies which are.

  • Communication
  • Emergency Preparedness and Business Continuity
  • Environmental Stewardship and Sustainability
  • Finance and Business
  • Human Factors
  • Leadership & Strategy
  • Operations & Maintenance
  • Project Management
  • Quality
  • Real Estate and Property Management
  • Technology

As part of our commitment to the development of Facility Management in Nigeria,

  • We commissioned a chapter in Abuja in 2006 and a branch in Port Harcourt in 2011, and a branch in Ilorin in 2012.
  • IFMA Nigeria initiated the commencement of Facility Management programme in University of Lagos, Akoka.
  • We donated Facility Management books worth about $4,000.00 to Masters in Facility Management Programme of University of Lagos, Akoka.
  • We arranged two educational talks/lectures for the Students of Masters in Facility Management of University of Lagos.
  • We commenced an annual grant of N100, 000.00 for the development of Facility Management for MFM programme in University of Lagos, in Dec. 2009.
  • We organised trainings on all the Approved IFMA competency areas towards the award of Facility Management Professional (FMP) and Certified Facility Manager (CFM) certifications, with the facilitators from IFMA headquarters in Houston, U.S.A.
  • In addition to the FMP & CFM programmes, we have set in motion to run Technical courses for Artisans/Middle level personnel.
  • We organise in-house training for corporate bodies and organisations e.g. Shell in Warri. Central Bank of Nigeria.
  • IFMA -Nigeria branches Warri and Zaria will be commissioned very soon.
  • We have Acquired a piece of Land (Plot 20, Tokunboh Street, Alagomeji, Yaba, Lagos-State.) for the building of the Secretariat – “FACILITY MANAGEMENT HOUSE”
  • Collaboration with the Lagos State Government Office of Facility Management and Maintenance.