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IQ Level 3 Certificate in Facilities Management Practice (QCF)

 

Qualification Number 600/6533/3
Title IQ Level 3 Certificate in Facilities Management Practice (QCF)
Category National
Sector Facilities
Operational Start Date 11/09/2012
Operational End Date 31/03/2018
Total Units 20 Min Credit 31
Min Guided Learning Hours 154 Max Guided Learning Hours
Min Age From 18 Min Age To 100

Registration Fee : £51.00

This is the administrative fee that IQ charges centres to register a learner on this qualification, and NOT a training fee. All fees include registration, certification and postage (international delivery rates may apply).

Qualification Purpose

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About this Qualification

The IQ Level 3 Certificate in Facilities Management Practice is a qualification for learners who work in facilities management and is suitable for first line mangers, trainee/assistant facilities managers and facilities management team leaders. It covers diverse elements of Facilities Management including monitoring facilities, developing risk assessments, energy management, managing space, projects, managing staff etc. Objectives of this qualification include meeting relevant programmes of learning and supporting a role in the workplace.

This qualification is the competence element of the Advanced Apprenticeship in Facilities Management.

Progression

This qualification is the competence element of the Advanced Apprenticeship in Facilities Management; learners can progress to the Level 3 Award in Facilities Management (QCF) which is the knowledge element.

Learners can also progress to the following:

  • Level 3 Award in Facilities Management (QCF)
  • Level 4 Certificate in Facilities Management (QCF)
  • Level 4 Diploma in Facilities Management (QCF)
  • Level 4 Diploma in Facilities Management Practice (QCF)
  • Level 5 Diploma in Facilities Management (QCF)
  • Level 5 Diploma in Facilities Management Practice (QCF)

Take this Qualification

If you are interested in taking this qualification and would like to find your nearest IQ centre, please give us a call on 01952 457 452 and a member of our team will be happy to help.

Structure

To achieve the IQ Level 3 Certificate in Facilities Management Practice learners need a minimum of 31 credits in total. 15 credits from the 3 units in Mandatory Group A; a minimum of 5 credits from Optional Group B; a minimum of 8 credits from Optional Group C; and a minimum of 3 credits from Optional Group D.

IQ Level 3 Certificate in Facilities Management Practice (QCF)
Mandatory Group AMinimum Units:3
 Minimum Credits:15
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 L/600/9703Develop and implement a risk assessment plan in own area of responsibility4620
 H/600/9660Develop working relationships with colleagues2315
 H/601/6723Provide and monitor facilities for clients3635
 
Optional Group BMinimum Units:1
 Minimum Credits:5
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 L/601/6974Contribute to the management of incidents and emergencies3530
 J/601/1515Monitor and solve customer service problems3640
 L/600/9734Procure supplies3220
 M/600/9600Set objectives and provide support for team members3535
 
Optional Group CMinimum Units:2
 Minimum Credits:8
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 J/601/7055Carry out energy management3639
 A/601/7053Contribute to disaster recovery and contingency planning3531
 M/601/7051Maintain property and assets3530
 T/601/6984Manage facilities management projects3637
 F/601/7054Manage space3633
 H/601/7001Monitoring operational performance3527
 K/601/8599Operate security measures3315
 
Optional Group DMinimum Units:1
 Minimum Credits:3
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 M/600/9659Implement change in own area of responsibility4625
 A/600/9695Manage a budget for own area or activity of work5730
 T/600/9601Provide leadership and direction for own area of responsibility4530
 T/600/9663Recruit staff in own area of responsibility5425
 F/601/4090Specify, Commission and Manage external contracts and agreements4918
 R/601/2134Understanding sustainability and environmental issues and the impact on facilities management4312

Assessment

All units in this qualification are assessed by portfolio. Evidence for this qualification must come from the learners consistent performance in the workplace and must meet the requirements of the Asset Skills Assessment Strategy (Appendix A - located at the end of this document).

Further guidance for each unit can be found in the assessment guidance relevant to each unit. All Assessment Criteria must be met in each relevant unit to achieve this qualification.

An Achievement Record for this qualification which includes the forms necessary to map and claim knowledge and competence is available to download from the IQ website.

This qualification is not graded successful learners achieve a pass.

Learner Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. However, learners should be able to work at level 2 or above.

Tutor Requirements

All trainers/ assessors and internal verifiers must meet the requirements listed in the Assessment Principles located at the end of this document as Appendix A.   

Centre Requirements

 

 

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