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Understanding Facilities Management
Expand your knowledge of facilities performance to the next level of distinction
19 – 22 February 2018
Venue TBC, Dubai, UAE
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The challenges in delivering a high performing, energy efficient building that caters to the needs of the occupiers is central to day to day activities. Learning about the full range of issues you need to complete your role is important, as is receiving acknowledgement of your professional qualifications.

This course will give you a thorough understanding of the key aspects of facilities management and performance for good practice proven strategies to implement back in your office. Attend the training course and you will walk away with knowledge of developing effective FM service strategies.

  • Importance of facilities management
  • Assessing the growth of FM and the developing role of facilities managers in organisations in the UK and internationally
  • Identifying the major qualities and skills required for best practice
  • Building handover, commissioning and on-going management
  • Maintenance and space management
  • Health and safety for facilities managers
  • Contract management, commissioning and managing contract services
  • Energy and environmental management
Who Should Attend
  • Facilities Managers
  • Building Managers
  • Property Owners
  • LEED Designers
  • MEP Contractors and Consultants
  • Security Professionals
  • Physical Asset Managers
  • Estate Managers
  • Fire Protection Buyers
  • Architects
  • Health and Safety Officers
  • Manufacturing Site / Plant Managers
  • Maintenance Managers
Benefits Of Attending
  1. Assess the nature of buildings and the relationship to their use by occupants
  2. Critically examine the cost implications and techniques for space management
  3. Identify maintenance requirements and cost effectively implement plans
Venue and Accommodation

    Dubai, UAE

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Dubai is a luxurious city destination offering a contrast of east meets west, where the traditional and modern blend in harmony. Dubai is one of seven emirates that belong to the United Arab Emirates located in the Middle East.

    Some fast facts about Dubai, UAE

    • About 80 airlines land daily at the Dubai International Airport.
    • English is spoken quite fluently even though Arabic is the official language
    • Dubai has the largest free trade zone in the Middle East
    • The currency used is UAE Dirham which is pegged to the US Dollar
    • The time zone is GMT +4
    • Friday most businesses stay closed as it is the day of Friday prayers (Jumu'ah)
    • In 2016 Ramadan will take place in June

Course Fees
Date Course Fee Before
6 November 2017
Course Fee Before
11 January 2017
Final Fee
15 – 18 January 2018
US$ 3,995 US$ 4,495 US$ 4,995
Course fees include documentation, luncheon and refreshments. Delegates who attend all sessions will receive a Certificate of Attendance.


Book and pay full fee for two colleagues and the third attends for FREE

  • Not applicable in conjunction with corporate discounts
  • Payment to be settled before start of the course to avail the offer
  • This offer is not applicable on Early Bird Prices

For more information, email Andy Watts on a.watts@informa.com

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