Certificate in Facilities Management

LL9X29MT

About the course

This brand new qualification provides a broad understanding of waste management, recycling and facilities services.

This qualification covers the basic underpinning knowledge involved in facilities roles within the facilities industry. You will take the following mandatory units:

  • Health, safety and security in the facilities industry
  • Workplace hygiene in the facilities industry
  • Introduction to working in the facilities industry

This is a QCF qualification.

This qualification is suitable if you wish to pursue a career in facilities roles within the facilities industry and would like a short course which gives you a basic overview of the industry. After you take this course then you can go onto the Level 1 Certificate in Introduction to the Facilities Industry qualification which has several pathways covering all roles within the facilities industry.

This comprises four mandatory units

  • Health, safety and security in the facilities industry
  • Workplace hygiene in the facilities industry
  • Introduction to working in the facilities industry
  • Introduction to waste and recycling

Plus one optional unit from the following:

  • Prepare and clean washrooms
  • Introduction to waste and recycling
  • Using resources in a sustainable way within the facilities industry.

Assessment will be through assignments and multiple-choice and short-answer examinations.

These qualifications can help you to build up your knowledge and skills and progress in a wide range of roles:

  • Waste management
  • Recycling or facilities management industry
  • Specialist cleaner
  • Facilities Services Operative
  • Trainee/Assistant Facilities Manager
  • Facilities Services Team Leader