Throughout the year the FMA, in conjunction with industry stakeholders, develops a range of professional development and training courses.

Professional Development & Training

  • Online and in person training & customised courses designed to enhance the development of competencies required for the FM professional and best practice techniques. These courses can also be customised to align with your organisation, its policies and using its case studies to enhance your team's understanding and skills application.
  • Workshops: these are held at least annually with a focus on an industry-specific topic.
  • Formal courses: these include the FMA developed Diploma of Facilities Management as well as a number of other courses available through tertiary education providers.

Upcoming courses:

  • 2024 Virtual PD Sessions:  Risk & Compliance

 This interactive training program is delivered by an experienced trainer. You will be offered practical guidance to assist in effectively managing key facilities risk issues, whilst also considering the strategic and operational issues.

Workshops are subject to minimum registrations and may be postponed if minimum numbers are not met.

We are also taking expressions of interest for upcoming sessions -  email [email protected]

Tailored Professional Development Sessions for your Team

  • Contact us to tailor a professional development session specifiacally for your team to be deliverd online or inhouse - email [email protected]
 

 

PD & Training events

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Risk & Compliance (Full course)

12/06/24 ONLINE:  This course involves a combination of both theoretical and practical application in Property Risk and Compliance.

Virtual PD: Facility & General Liability Issues

12/06/24 ONLINE:  This course involves a combination of both theoretical and practical application in Facility & General Liability Issues.

Virtual PD: Essential Safety Measures & Emergency Management

12/06/24 Online: This course involves a combination of both theoretical and practical application in Essential Safety Measures & Emergency Management.

Virtual PD: WHS/OHS Legislation Impacting on FM

12/06/24 ONLINE:  This course involves a combination of both theoretical and practical application in WHS/OHS Legislation Impacting on FM.

Mindfulness and Well-being in the Workplace

18/06/24 ONLINE: This course will equip you with invaluable tools to effectively manage stress, cultivate resilience and adopt healthy habits for a more balanced life.

Dealing with Difficult People in the Workplace

18/06/24 ONLINE: This course fills that gap by equipping you with strategies to approach difficult conversations with clarity and composure, ensuring emotions don't derail the dialogue.

Virtual PD: Hazardous Materials & Hazardous Chemicals

19/06/24 ONLINE: This course involves a combination of both theoretical and practical application in Hazardous Materials & Hazardous Chemicals.

Virtual PD: Part A: Technical & Specific Issues

19/06/24 ONLINE: This course involves a combination of both theoretical and practical application in Technical & Specific Issues,

Virtual PD: Part B: Technical & Specific Issues

19/06/24 ONLINE:  This course involves a combination of both theoretical and practical application in Technical & Specific Issues.

Virtual PD: Contractor Management

20/06/24 ONLINE: This course involves a combination of both theoretical and practical application in Contractor Management.

How to be an effective & concise communicator

21/06/24 ONLINE: This course will equip you with invaluable tools to effectively manage stress, cultivate resilience and adopt healthy habits for a more balanced life.

Effective Time Management

25/06/24 ONLINE: In this course you will learn how to utilise your personality traits to Improve your time management, set and prioritize goals using D.A.R.T. and O.P.U.S.

Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace

25/06/24 ONLINE: Upon completion, you'll grasp EQ fundamentals, including self-management, self-awareness, self-regulation, and self-motivation

Fundamentals in FM Property Risk and Compliance

26/06/24 ONLINE:  This course involves a combination of both theoretical and the practical application of the fundaments in property risk and compliance.

Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Skills

28/06/24 ONLINE: This course provides a comprehensive insight into various negotiation styles and their appropriate applications including dominant strategies of competition and collaboration