Certificate in Facilities Management

  • NFQ Level 6
  • Credits 60
  • Course Code N/A
  • Award Certificate
  • Duration 1

Course Summary

The Certificate in Facilities Management is designed for those currently working in Facilities Management who wish to develop their career in the sector. The course is designed to equip students with knowledge of all factors affecting the facilities management profession.

The programme is delivered part-time online and consists of six taught modules and a Work Based Learning module delivered over one academic year (September to May). The taught modules examine key aspects relating to Facilities Management. Work Based Learning (WBL) is a key component of the programme and accounts for 25 credits. The purpose of the WBL module is to enable students to demonstrate the ability to apply their learning on an on-going basis throughout the year in the context of the academic content delivered on the programme.

Key Course Information

Application Closing Date : 31st August 2022

Entry Requirements

Level 5 qualification (e.g. leaving certificate) and currently in full time employment in a related role in industry. For candidates without level 5 qualifications, a process of Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) can be undertaken to assess the candidates’ suitability to the course.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the programme will typically be involved in facilities management working in either the public or private sector.

Further Study

Graduates of the course can progress to the final year of the Higher Certificate in Property Services and Facilities Management at IT Sligo.


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