Pre-Tertiary Certificate in Facilities Management

Pre-Tertiary Certificate in Facilities Management


Date – February 2023
Duration – 9 Months (full time) or 16 Months (part time)
Accredited – Yes
Price – Price (Local/EU) – Euro 2,000 Price (Non-EU) – Euro 6,000

Course Description

This course is an excellent choice for both existing and potential professionals within the facilities sector.This course will help the participants master the skills required to embark on a successful journey as a facilities managers. Learners will gain a comprehensive overview of the facilities industry and a solid understanding of the techniques available to deliver effective support services for any organization. This facilities management course will equip students with the skills and practical knowledge to understand this multi-discipline industry.

Through the successful completion of this programme, learners will be able to:

  • Co-ordinate activities and tasks about facilities management as well as ensure the effective management of facilities
  • Apply suitable risk assessment techniques for qualitative and quantitative risk analysis;
  • Evaluate the main tools, techniques, and models for understanding emerging and future risks;
  • Effectively manage and plan key human resource functions with an organization;
  • Ensure implementation of sustainable measures within facilities;
  • Provide constructive feedback to promote personal improvement and positive momentum within the work environment
  • Ensure the safety of employees, contractors, and other stakeholders visiting or using the premises.
  • Manage various departments and functions of facilities management in an effective manner


Entry Requirements

Candidates who apply for this course must be in possession of the following:

A minimum MQF Level 4 Qualification (Matriculation Certificate)


  • be in possession of
    Grade 5 in English (Matsec Certificate)
  • IELTs 6.0
  • Or an equivalent qualification.



This course is designed for those who already work in the field of facilities management in positions such as but not limited to ; facilities managers, facilities coordinators, facilities assistants, receptionists, hospitality industry professionals, personal assistants with office duties and HR professionals who are tasked to manage office spaces as part of their portfolio. This course is also open to candidates that do not currently work in this field but possess an MQF level 4 and would like to enter the facilities management industry.


Career Paths

This course will provide the academic underpinning required for all those who are already in the industry opening opportunities within their current organization and beyond.

Those who are new to facilities management but would like to branch out to this field, on successful completion of this course, will find career opportunities in the following roles: Facilities Manager, Facilities Coordinator, Facilities Project Manager, Facilities Assistant, Global Facilities Manager and Facilities Consultant.

This course does not lead to a warranted profession





Information and Technology in Facilities Management (6 ECTS)

MQF Level 4

Facilities Management in Different Sectors (6 ECTS)

MQF Level 4

Introducing Project Management in Facilities Management (6 ECTS)

MQF Level 4

Facilities Management within Organisations (6 ECTS)

MQF Level 4

Space Planning and Allocation in Facilities Management (6 ECTS)

MQF Level 4

Principles of Building Maintenance (6 ECTS)

MQF Level 4

Procurement in Facilities Management (6 ECTS)

MQF Level 4

Understanding Health and Safety Practices in Facilities Management (6 ECTS)

MQF Level 4

Introducing Sustainability and Sustainable Practice in Facilities Management (6 ECTS)

MQF Level 4

Principles and Practices of Facilities Management (6 ECTS)

MQF Level 4


This programme shall be assessed by making use of mixed methods to ensure that the learners have acquired the necessary skills and knowledge and have obtained the stipulated learning outcomes. This course, therefore, includes exams inclusive of open-ended questions and multiple-choice questions, individual assignments and presentations, group assignments and presentations and case studies. The programme also makes use of formative assessments through observation and in-class discussions.


Intake dates

The next academic intake is February 2023 however, if the course is fully subscribed the next intake will be in May 2023.


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