Select the level that's right for you

75% of employers offer a full-time job upon completion of an apprenticeship. That's 18-24 months of paid work, training and hands-on experience for a lifetime of possibility. Apprenticeships are not just for school leavers. They're suitable for anyone aged 16+ and, if you're looking for a career change, could be the next best step.

Level 2

Facilities Services Operative

On completion of this apprenticeship you will be able to provide facilities services support to customers and facilities management departments.

Is it for you?

This apprenticeship is ideal for those that are new to workplace and facilities management, have a desire to work in the profession or that want a career change.

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How is it assessed?

Apprenticeships include an independent end-point assessment to assess the knowledge, skills, and behaviours across the standard. You will be assessed by online written test, observation and professional discussion of FM performance and knowledge.

How is it delivered?

Apprenticeships are a mix of on and off-the-job training. The off-the-job training must make up 20% of the apprenticeship.

Level 3

Facilities Management Supervisor

On completion of this apprenticeship you will be able to fulfil a supervisory role in facilities management, leading an operational team to deliver a range of services that meet customer requirements.

  • Develop excellent customer service skills
  • Learn how to problem solve effectively
  • Understand how to supervise and support
Is it for you?

This apprenticeship is ideal for those that are new to workplace and facilities management, have a desire to work in the profession or that want a career change.

View the apprenticeship standard

How is it assessed?

Apprenticeships include an independent end-point assessment to assess the knowledge, skills and behaviours across the standard. You will be assessed by online written test and competency-based interview.

View the full assessment plan

How is it delivered?

Apprenticeships are a mix of on and off-the-job training. The off-the-job training must make up 20% of the apprenticeship.

Level 4

Facilities manager

On completion of this apprenticeship you'll know how to manage a property’s facilities and deliver an exceptional service. You’ll complete risk assessments, manage budgets, and manage a team. You will also achieve an IWFM Level 4 Diploma as part of this apprenticeship.

  • Develop knowledge to implement and maintain facilities
  • Learn how to evaluate risk and manage business continuity
  • Understand finances and how to procure goods and services
Is it for you?

A Facilities Manager apprenticeship is ideal for individuals that enjoy leading as well as analytical thinkers that can and enjoy multi-tasking. The role requires prompt decision making and forward thinking.

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Employer Occupational Brief Level 4 (EOB)

How is it assessed?

Apprenticeships include an independent end-point assessment to assess the knowledge, skills and behaviours across the standard. You will be assessed by work based project, presentation and professional discussion.

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How is it delivered?

Apprenticeships are a mix of on and off-the-job training. The off-the-job training must make up 20% of the apprenticeship.

Level 6

Senior Facilities Management Degree

Upon completing this apprenticeship you'll know how to evaluate, strategise, implement and lead the facilities management function and adapt it in the interests of business productivity.

  • Attain knowledge to develop and evaluate business continuity plans
  • Learn how to lead and develop a workforce to manage assets
  • Understand how to develop and implement strategy and policy
Is it for you?

A level 6 apprenticeship is the most advanced available. It is best suited to professionals working at senior / strategic level or those progressing from the level 4 apprenticeship.

Employer Occupational Brief Degree (EOB)

How is it assessed?

You will be assessed through a continuous on-programme assessment as well as a work-based project. You’ll also give a presentation to a professional panel, discussing your portfolio and log.

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How is it delivered?

Apprenticeships are a mix of on and off-the-job training. The off-the-job training must make up 20% of the apprenticeship.

IWFM End Point Assessment Service

IWFM is a registered end point assessment organisation for Workplace and Facilities Management Professionals. We are approved to deliver the end point assessments to our customers for the following apprenticeship standards:

  • Level 2 - Facilities Services Operative
  • Level 3 – Facilities Management Supervisor
  • Level 4 – Facilities Manager

IWFM end point assessment service to our customers is simple and seamless, using ACE360 as our main platform for registering, booking, result notification and certification claiming, with the vast majority of our end point assessments being carried out remotely using web-based technology.

For more information on our end point assessment service please email: epa@iwfm.org.uk

 

Looking for an apprenticeship?

If you are an individual looking for an apprenticeship, please visit:
https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch

If you are an employer looking for an apprenticeship training provider, please visit:  https://www.apprenticeships.gov.uk/employers/find-apprenticeship-training
Please note: If you want your employee to undertake an IWFM qualification as part of their apprenticeship, you will need to choose a training provider that is also an IWFM Recognised Centre, in which case please check that they also appear on the list available to download below.

Download our apprenticeship providers list