Foundation Facility Management

Foundation Facility Management

Foundation Facility Management

The Society is delighted to provide members and non-members with this opportunity to expand your learning and up-skill in respect of Facility Management.  This programme will present an overview of the sector and insight on the type and level of knowledge and expertise required of a competent professional facility manager.

Who is this course for?

This course is ideal for those new to Facility Management but is also suitable for established professionals who wish to expand their skillset and network.

If you are trying to get an understanding of the role of the Facility Manager and would like to meet some like-minded people, or maybe you are working in the sector and would like to progress your career in the profession, then this course is for you.


1. The role of the Facility Manager

Topics will include:

  • Defining the role of the Facility Manager
  • Service Management
  • Operations Management
  • Project Management

2. Legislation

Topics will include:

  • The Irish Legal System
  • Legal Concepts
  • Foundation Company and Contract law
  • Foundation Property Law

3. Finance & Budgeting

Topics will include:

  • Foundation Budget Management
  • Working Capital & Cash-flow
  • Income Statements & Balance Sheets

4. Insurance

Topics will include:

  • The insurance marketplace
  • The need for insurance
  • Foundation insurance principles and products
  • Fundamentals of risk management

5. Health and Safety

Topics will include:

  • Basics of legislation and regulation
  • Developing systems and culture
  • Risk Assessment basics
  • Safety Statement and Safety Management Systems

6. Customer Service & Relationship Management

Topics will include:

  • Service Level Agreements
  • Tendering
  • Contracts
  • Team Building
  • Professional Reporting

7. Delivery

The course will be delivered midweek evenings in - October to November 2017 in a city centre location.  An indicative timetable is provided below. 

Please note that the timetable is subject to change and will be confirmed with all attendees prior to the first lecture:

Provisional Timetable (Subject to change)

Lecture 1

Tue 24 October 2017

5.30pm – 7.30pm

Lecture 2

Wed 25 October 2017

5.30pm – 7.30pm

Lecture 3

Tue 7 November 2017

5.30pm – 7.30pm

Lecture 4

Wed 8 November 2017

5.30pm – 7.30pm

Lecture 5

Tue 14 November 2017

5.30pm – 7.30pm

Lecture 6

Wed 15 November 2017

5.30pm – 7.30pm

Lecture 7

Tue 21 November 2017

5.30pm – 7.30pm

Lecture 8

Wed 22 November 2017

5.30pm – 7.30pm


€600 members / €720 non-members.

Places will be given on a first come, first served basis.  To secure your place, contact us today at 01 6445500 or to register your interest.

Award & Next Steps

  • Those who complete the course will receive an SCSI Certificate.
  • On completion of the course, you may wish to continue your studies on the Higher Cert / Degree in Property & Facility Management.  Please click here for more details.
  • Alternatively, if you are an established professional, you may wish to explore routes to membership of SCSI.  Please click here for further details.

Contact us

If you have any queries in relation to the course or to register your interest in attending, please contact our dedicated Education team at 01 6445500 or