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The Sector Skills Council for the places where we live and work 

Facilities Management

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Facilities Management

Facilities management (FM) relies on people with excellent management and communications skills combined with specialist technical know-how to ensure the smooth running of the places where people live and work. Asset Skills works with FM employers, trade associations and professional bodies to:

  • Develop occupational standards, apprenticeships and training in FM
  • Promote careers
  • Raise the profile of FM - particularly through ActionFM
  • Attract more young people into FM
  • Raise the level of higher and further education

For more on occupational standards in FM, click here.

Click here for an overview of the Apprenticeship in Facilities Management.

Who are the people taking FM apprenticeships? Read more here.

FM Higher Level Apprenticeship - helping create the new generation of facilities managers.

New Foundation Degree in Facilities services launched.

Click here to read recent developments in FM vocational qualifications.  

Career progression route showing how to advance your career through training.

Watch Chief Executive Sarah Bentley on Sky's Business Channel promoting careers in FM.

Please also visit the Qualifications and Standards section of this website.