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Facilities Management Supervisor

Managing the working environment for an organisation's employees and services within industrial and commercial buildings.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard

Level

3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)

Typical length
18 months
Current funding band
Up to £4,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer.

What apprentices will learn
  • understanding facilities management principles, including building administration, contract management and maintenance, communications infrastructure, property strategy and space management
  • using facilities management practices
  • financial management, including budgetary and cost control
  • resource and supply chain management, including procurement
  • team management, including staff development and performance
  • health and safety practices, regulations and legislation within a built environment
Qualifications

None specified. Before taking their end-point assessment apprentices must:

  • achieve level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)
Professional registration

Apprentices will receive up to 2 years studying membership of the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) during their apprenticeship. Apprentices will be eligible for associate memberships of the BIFM once they have completed their apprenticeship.

How apprentices are assessed

A government-approved organisation must assess apprentices towards the end of their apprenticeship.

This end-point assessment ensures apprentices achieve the skills, training and any qualifications necessary to complete their apprenticeship.

You can download the assessment plan from the Institute for Apprenticeships. There are no end-point assessment organisations for this apprenticeship yet. Please email apprentice.assessment@education.gov.uk if you urgently need an end-point assessment organisation.

More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.