A Better Way to Learn Great professional development is not one-size-fits-all. Now you can get flexible, targeted training on demand and can customize your learning journey. Gain facility-focused expertise in the 11 competencies essential to successfully managing the built environment. Professional Development Customized training that fits your schedule Develop hard and soft skills, delivered in a flexible, online format built to work on your schedule. Verify your learning with a certificate of completion Earn CEUs and a digital badge for every course completed Gain knowledge to advance your career Build toward a professional credential Try a sample course Read a sample chapter Fill knowledge gaps No cookie-cutter, generic training or unnecessary content. Our courses allow you to fill critical knowledge gaps. Self-paced learning Buy the courses that will help you the most and customize your learning journey to fit your schedule. Earn valuable CEUs IFMA courses offer professionals the opportunity to earn CEUs to help maintain credentials. Digital badges Demonstrate your training and knowledge with verifiable digital badges that boost your credibility. 4 - 15 hours of study Each course is full of valuable insights and information, ensuring you get the absolutely best training available. *Average time to complete Access for an entire year Individual courses are accessible for an entire calendar year. Take your time and learn at your own pace. Guided learning improves your understanding and retention Our expert instructional designers have developed a comprehensive learning experience to help you test your knowledge and build on subsequent lessons as you work toward subject mastery. Multiple Chapters Chapter Quizzes Progress Reports Final Assessment Pick and choose exactly what you want to learn The flexibility of IFMA individual courses means you can study and learn what you want when you want, reducing stress and saving you time and money. If you’re a member of an IFMA strategic partner, learn about our partner discount eligibility.View our GSA pricing document. Shop individual courses Show pricing for Coming Soon $525 $650 Finance & Business Learn essential finance and business practices and how they integrate with FM CEUs: 1.5 FM FRAMEWORK Link Coming Soon $525 $650 Operations & Maintenance Effectively manage your facilities CEUs: 1.5 FM FRAMEWORK Link Coming Soon $525 $650 Leadership & Strategy Lead the FM organization as an invaluable decision-maker CEUs: 1.4 FM FRAMEWORK Link Coming Soon $525 $650 Project Management Confidently manage facility projects from start to finish CEUs: 1.3 FM FRAMEWORK Link Coming Soon $249 $299 Real Estate Master principles of space management, construction management and major project management CEUs: 0.6 FM FRAMEWORK Link Coming Soon $249 $299 Sustainability Understand efficient resource management with a long-term focus CEUs: 0.5 FM FRAMEWORK Link Coming Soon $249 $299 Facility Info Management & Tech Management Understand how to leverage modern tools and techniques for today’s workplaces CEUs: 0.7 FM FRAMEWORK Link Coming Soon $249 $299 Communications Learn the fundamental knowledge and skills to be an effective and efficient communicator CEUs: 0.4 FM FRAMEWORK Link Coming Soon $249 $299 Risk Management Understand the vulnerabilities of the organization’s structures and infrastructure CEUs: 0.5 FM FRAMEWORK Link Coming Soon $249 $299 Occupancy & Human Factors Learn employee engagement and culture and crafting workplace experiences CEUs: 0.5 FM FRAMEWORK Link Coming Soon $249 $299 Performance & Quality Learn to provide critical insights that apply to quality-related FM practices CEUs: 0.8 FM FRAMEWORK Link Shop course bundles Show pricing for Coming Soon $1650 $1990 Facility Management Professional Bundle Online, self-paced courses to master the four foundational skill areas for facility management professionals CEUs: 5.7 FM FRAMEWORK Link Coming Soon $1950 $2450 FMP Bundle — Instructor Led Course materials for the Facility Management Professional Bundle plus virtual instruction with IFMA Qualified Instructors CEUs: 5.7 FM FRAMEWORK Link Coming Soon $1443 $1793 7 Non-FMP Course Bundle Gain expertise in the 7 non-FMP core competencies so you can upskill and thrive in the built environment CEUs: 4 FM FRAMEWORK Link Stewart Livsie, CFM, FMP Manager, Maintenance & Construction, The University of New Mexico “The process of achieving both the FMP and CFM credentials has contributed significantly to my practice of the FM profession, and driven a desire to achieve true operational excellence.” Sarah Reiter, FMP Office Administrator; Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver “I learned so many things that I can immediately take back to my organization. I kind of fell into being an FM without a lot of prior knowledge. I can now confidently return to my org with best practices and recommendations.” Estrella Martinez, FMP Facilities Operations Specialist, US Court of Appeals for Veteran Claims “Because of getting my FMP, I was able to now create a list of what we were going to ask for in our contract, upcoming contract, when we renew. Without the FMP I wouldn’t have been able to know as far as some of the services amenities.” Geoff Williams, CFM, FMP, SFP, IFMA Fellow Director, Operations, Angus Consulting Management Limited “I undertook becoming an IFMA Qualified Instructor because I am convinced of the value that IFMA credentials bring to the future leaders of our industry. I am proud to share my applied knowledge in teaching both the FMP and SFP courses!” Jan Cunningham, CFM Facilities Manager and Director; Waters & Kraus LLP “It really made a difference in my job search. Now, I am taken more seriously. It’s like your CPA, only this is the facilities equivalent of a CPA.” Cynthia Smith Facility Manager; Bradshaw District at County of Sacramento Department of General Services “I can represent any of the core competencies because of my experience in the training that I’ve gotten.” Previous Next Frequently Asked Questions If you still have questions on what training and resources are best for you, we’re here to help. Q. How do I determine which courses I need? A. Review the 11 Core Competencies or download the CFM Exam Prep Guide to determine which competencies need additional study. Q. Am I required to take all the courses or in a specific order? A. No. You can choose whatever courses you need to fill your FM knowledge gaps. Q. Can I enroll in a live class to help me complete a course? A. IFMA is excited to offer live, online instructor-led courses. Join classes today to learn from industry experts. If you don’t see a class available in a specific competency, please email email@example.com. Q. Will these courses help me become a Certified Facility Manager (CFM)? A. Coursework, training and/or preparation is not required for the CFM exam. However, taking all 11 competency courses* is a thorough, optional resource to prepare for the CFM exam. *Completing the 11 competency courses does not guarantee a passing score on the CFM exam. Learn more about CFM eligibility > Q. Are group training options available? A. Yes! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for special pricing for teams of two (2) or more. Q. Are there any other discounts? A. Those who hold the FMP credential and are an IFMA member can purchase the entire bundle for $700. Contact email@example.com for special pricing. Q.What is the difference between the Sustainability course and the Sustainability Facility Professional® (SFP®) credential? A. Our Sustainability course is an introduction to sustainable FM and resource management to increase your knowledge base. Those who pass the final exam earn a certificate of completion. The SFP credential is a deeper dive in applying sustainable facility practices to form strategies that increase efficiencies and support a more sustainable corporate culture to improve the triple bottom line: people, planet and profit. A lifelong credential is earned by those who successfully pass the final exam. If you purchase the Sustainability course you can receive a dollar-for-dollar credit toward the total cost of the SFP. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more. Q.Why are there 11 core competencies? A. IFMA established 11 core competencies of facility management through a Global Job Task Analysis (GJTA) which is the largest, most authoritative and comprehensive survey conducted for the FM industry. Thousands of FMs across the world participated in an impartial survey, identifying the 11 core competencies of FM known as IFMA’s Body of Knowledge. IFMA’s ANSI and IACET accredited training is validated by global research, subject matter experts and over 40 years of industry leadership. Have questions about training? If you’re not sure which training is right for you or have questions, connect with our Training Support Team. Email our Training Support Team > Our support staff will respond within one business day. Speak directly with a Training Specialist > Get immediate support via phone.