UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN (UCT)

Facilities Management online short course

Course starts 26 February 2018

Course information

Registration Closes:
20 February 2018
Course Starts:
26 February 2018
Length:
8 weeks online
Effort:
7 - 10 hours
Price:
ZAR R13,900Options Available
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Course Information

Registration Closes:
20 February 2018
Course Starts:
26 February 2018
Length:
8 weeks online
Effort:
7 - 10 hours
Price:
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Introduction

The facilities management industry is expected to grow by 7% every year,1 as businesses recognise the need for facilities management professionals to provide a supportive service that enables business success.

But in order to achieve and fulfil the integrated role required from a facilities manager, you need to upskill with the right facilities management course.

This online facilities management course is an invaluable investment if you wish to move up to a managerial position in facilities management, and if you hope to make yourself more marketable to potential facilities management employers.


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What will set you apart

This facility management course will strengthen you in both strategic and operational business matters by teaching you to:

  • Analyse an organisation’s strategy to ensure alignment with facilities management best practice
  • Propose updates to an organisation’s facilities management policies and processes in line with industry standards and relevant legislation
  • Recommend strategies for balancing maintenance, operations, and upgrades to the working environment
  • Investigate the importance of careful project management backed by the confidence this online facilities management course provides

Course curriculum

Give yourself a set of marketable and transferrable skills with this online facilities management course. With a personalised and supported framework, you’ll study this facilities manager course in your own time, guided by industry experts and a dedicated support team. Here’s what you’ll cover:

  • Orientation module: Welcome to your Online Campus
  • Course Module 1: Facilities management in context
  • Course Module 2: Leadership and strategy
  • Course Module 3: Policies and processes: communication and implementation
  • Course Module 4: Maintenance, life cycles and budgeting
  • Course Module 5: Managing projects and stakeholders
  • Course Module 6: Tendering and contract management
  • Course Module 7: Compliance and occupational health and safety
  • Course Module 8: Technology, systems and processes for business continuity

Earn a certificate from the University of Cape Town (UCT)

On completion of this course you earn a certificate from a top-tier university as powerful proof of your new competencies and use it to set yourself apart from the rest and get recognised in the job market.
Disclaimer: The visual representation of the certificate here serves as an exemplar, and may be subject to change at the discretion of the University.

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Your teaching team

At GetSmarter, we improve lives through better education. One of the ways that we achieve this is by bringing rich industry context to an academic environment through our expert facilitation and engagement. We work with university faculty and industry experts to provide a practical, industry lens on the world's leading university subjects.

Readiness test

This Readiness Test will help you assess your preparedness for this course by asking you a few quick questions relating to time management, technological requirements, your expectations, and the subject matter level - to help you confirm that this online course is the right fit for you.

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When do I start?

Our next available short course starts 26 February 2018.

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