Working professionals can earn a Certificate in Facility Management to advance their understanding of facility management as well as boost and advance their careers. Most of the people applying for this program are working in facility operations roles at universities, government agencies, and varied organizations. The certificate program helps to prepare participants for the Certified Facility Management (CFM) exam.
Program Objectives include:
To broaden the student’s awareness of the facility management profession and facility related issues.
To develop abilities to plan and manage projects.
To develop abilities to program spaces, identify user and organization needs and manage the design process.
To develop abilities to effectively maintain a facility, to anticipate and estimate resource requirements and to evaluate and re-engineer facility maintenance and operations practices.
The Online Certificate in Facility Management, comprised of the following four courses, is designed for individuals who currently work within the profession of facility management or a related field and desire to broaden their understanding of facility management. Each course is a 3-credit hour course and part of our accredited baccalaureate program.
Principles of Facility Management
Facility Programming and the Design Process
Planning and Budgeting for Operations
The online Certificate in Facility Management is offered through Ferris’ Extended and International Operations Office. Information regarding online programs and instructions to APPLY are available at http://ferris.edu/online.
For more information contact the Architecture & Facility Management office at:
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