Most respondents agreed that the materials and content offered by IFMA provided strategies they can apply to their jobs, are relevant to their careers, are valuable in advancing their careers and are comprehensive enough to fulfill their career needs.
Respondent agreement is strongest regarding how critical it is for facility managers to take courses on current issues and that participation in classes and other education programs would increase if more were offered locally.
CFM ® The first certification in facility management and the most respected global credential in the industry, setting the standard for ensuring the knowledge and abilities of practicing facility managers.
Certification process designed to assess competence in the field through work experience, education and the ability to pass a comprehensive exam.
3-year maintenance cycle
Held by more than 3,600 professionals in 32 countries
Confirm Eligibility and Apply Education Years of FM Experience Facility management master's or bachelor's degree from an IFMA Accredited Degree Program * 3 years (3 yrs w/FMP) Related bachelor's degree * 4 years (3 yrs w/FMP) Non-related bachelor's degree or associate's degree * 5 years (4 yrs w/FMP) Secondary education * 8 years (5 yrs w/FMP) All categories require some form of continuing education within the past 5 years.