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Access the Value of IFMA

IFMA enables, empowers and equips FMs to solve challenges today and in the future. IFMA can help you advance through career development, professional development, networking and leadership skills — and the world's best FM events. 

Resources to Help You Succeed

Propel your career forward, find better solutions faster, keep pace with the changing industry and bring additional value to your organization. 

FMJ Magazine
Access IFMA’s FMJ for free online. The FMJ offers practical takeaways and best practices to help you optimize your facilities.

Receive the weekly WIRE* and the Global and Regional Insider e-newsletters. Non-members can sign up for a monthly version of the WIRE.

Benefits of the month
Gain new benefits each month to help you learn current information and stay on top of facility management trends.
Discovery members get a free benefit each quarter.*

Connected FM
Explore new ideas and topics with industry experts on the Connected FM podcast and blog.

The FM Buyer’s Guide
Find FM service providers in the FM Buyer’s Guide. Associate members get a basic listing for free.

Career Center
Make connections with others looking for a job in the Job Connections Group, access job search resources on JOBnet and receive discounted pricing on job postings.

Research & Benchmarking
Read current research, benchmarking and whitepapers - or become a SME and participate in surveys. Full members get select executive summaries for free and member pricing on all reports in the IFMA store.

Knowledge Library
Grow your expertise with IFMA’s Knowledge Library, the largest curated library of FM content created by experts from around the world. Access is 100% free for full members.*

*Explore the limited benefits of Discovery Membership.

Training & Credentials for the Career You Want

Develop the skills you need for career advancement 
with training and credentials for facility professionals 
from all backgrounds and experience levels.

Online Training
Achieve career success with flexible and convenient training on fm.training with discounted pricing for full members.
Take the Career Compass for course recommendations. 

Industry Credentials
Take control of your future with IFMA’s credentials: CFM®, SFP® and FMP®. Full members get discounted pricing on all programs and exams.

Quarterly Training Video
Learn practical solutions and industry best practices with a free quarterly on-demand training video each quarter for full members.

Free Introduction to FM
Learn the basics of FM with the Essentials of Facilities Management. Members can access the first module for free.*

Self Assessment
Build your FM training plan and target your knowledge gaps with IFMA's Self-Assessment Tool. Full members get discounted pricing.

Partner Training
Access training in areas related to FM, including cleaning operations, data governance, circular economy and HVAC with full member discounts on partner training.*

Learn about emerging topics, best practices and expert opinions on IFMA and partner webinars.*

Group Training
Provide opportunities to your entire FM team with special pricing on group and corporate training for two or more individuals.*

*Explore the limited benefits of Discovery Membership.

Networking You Need to Advance 

Make connections and build the relationships you need for a successful career in FM. 

Engage Discussion Forum
Get answers and share resources with other FM professionals on the member-only Engage discussion forum

Local Chapters
Grow your local network and access FM education and information with an IFMA chapter.

Industry Councils
Communicate with colleagues around the world about a specific industry within  FM with an IFMA council.

Communities of Practice
Connect with FMs based on the issues, concerns and best practices that matter to you most with an IFMA community.

IFMA Events
Get insights and grow your network at the most exciting, thought-provoking events, including World Workplace and Facility Fusion. Full members receive discounted pricing on conferences and expos.

Member Directory

Find IFMA members based on location, company or business services in IFMA’s Member Directory.

Speaker Directory
Search for a speaker for your next conference, webinar or event on IFMA’s Speaker Directory.

*Explore the limited benefits of Discovery Membership.

Opportunities to Make an Impact

Make a lasting impact on IFMA and the FM profession by taking advantage of  IFMA’s leadership opportunities.

Thought Leadership
Submit thought leadership to the Knowledge Library*, submit an article to IFMA’s FMJ* or respond to a call for presentations*.

World FM Day
Celebrate the profession by supporting World FM Day each May* with an event, social media post or a video.

Speaker Listing
Create a speaker profile on IFMA's Speaker Directory with your contact information, speaker bio, areas of expertise, speaker fee, location, availability and more.

Participate in FM standards and advocacy efforts to support the FM profession.

Volunteer Leadership 
Get involved and share your expertise by becoming a leader with a chapter, council or community. Join now to volunteer

Awards of Excellence
Recognize the outstanding achievements in FM with the IFMA Awards of Excellence. Submit an application or become a judge. Only IFMA members can apply. 

IFMA Foundation
Support higher education, students, research and awareness of FM with a donation to the IFMA Foundation.*

*Explore the limited benefits of Discovery Membership.

Advance Your Career with IFMA 

From career resources to networking opportunities, IFMA has the power to accelerate your career. Build your network, learn best practices and grow your career and knowledge with an IFMA membership.

Discover IFMA Membership

IFMA offers opportunities for every stage of your career, so that you can perform at the highest level.  

Membership rates vary based on location. This chart includes pricing for Tier 1 countries. View the pricing guide to learn about councils, communities and chapters - and to learn more about location-based pricing. 

FM Professional

Facility practitioners and educators who work in, oversee or teach FM.


Business development, sales/marketing and service/product providers.


10+ Employees from a single organization. Offers an annual invoice and the opportunity to exchange memberships.

For Professional and Associate memberships only.

Young Professional

FM professionals age 35 and under.


Anyone interested in FM or the built environment.

Limited membership available to new members only. Learn more 


Full-time students at an accredited college or university.


Active-duty military and first-year civilians.

Military veterans qualify for a full base membership discount. Contact us for more information.


Facility practitioners and educators between jobs.


Current members who are permanently retired from full-time practice.

*Full Members must join a chapter, council or community for their first year of membership. Contact us for more information.

Additional Membership Information


Want pricing information on membership and networking groups? 

Pricing Guide
Chapter, Council and Community Pricing


Need to download a paper application or a letter to convince your boss?

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Member Services Representative