Facilities Management is a diverse, broad-ranging sector. As such, Portobello Institute offers a diverse, broad-ranging catalogue of courses to suit you. Whether you want to study an IWFM Level 3 in Facilities Management or a Masters in Facilities Management, we work to your knowledge, your experience and your ambition.

All of our lecturers are working senior managers or consultants in the sector. Many of our students are already working in the industry. Our team understands the relevance of what they are teaching to your working environment. They know what they’re teaching you is applicable because they are following their own teachings every day to great success.

Our facilities management courses are work-based to connect theory to real life scenarios.

They are part-time programmes taught through Blended Learning to fit your education into your current life schedule. These facility management courses are internationally recognized qualifications that enable career progression and improve your earning potential over a relatively short period of time. Advanced Entry is available on under and post-graduate degrees.

If you want to study the BSc (Hons) Level 8 or MSc Level 9 in Facilities Management, the value of your previous experience will not be ignored. Advanced entry routes consider your past industry experience and any relevant trade or academic qualifications that you possess.

Portobello is the only college in Ireland offering an accredited degree and Masters programmes specifically designed for Workplace and Facilities Management professionals.

We understand the educational needs of those working in facilities management and the challenges of working long hours in a demanding role while trying to balance your life at home.

Portobello Institute offers one-to-one support for each student to guide you through your course. Our programme management and tutoring team are passionate about helping you achieve your goals. They have been carefully chosen based on their qualifications and practical experience because you haven’t done this before, but they have and they know the way forward.

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IWFM 5 Sustainability & Environmental Issues in FM

This 6 week course will support you to evaluate sustainability and environmental management within your organisation and in light of industry best practice, make recommendations for improvement. Delivered online with interactive webinars, by industry expert tutors, this 6 week course is ideal for anyone seeking to gain an insight into sustainability and environmental management as it relates specifically to facilities management.

Location(s)
Portobello Institute
Start Date
31st May 2022
Online with webinars

New – Level 9 PGC Innovation for Sustainability in the Workplace – Oct ’22

Delivered by experienced industry experts via blended learning with online webinars, this level 9 Post Graduate Certificate (PGC) in Innovation for Sustainability in the Workplace offers you the opportunity to explore and understand the goals of the sustainability agenda in the workplace. This PGC provides you with up to date sustainability toolkits, techniques and information that will enhance your competencies and ability to design and deliver an innovative plan for sustainability in the workplace.

Location(s)
Portobello Institute
Start Date
1st October 2022
Blended Learning

MSc in Facilities & Workplace Management – Starts October ’22

Delivered through blended learning, you can work full-time and study this MSc in Facilities and Workplace Management. This MSc in Facilities Management builds upon your knowledge and experience from undergraduate studies/ experiential learning in the workplace and sets out to develop the critical and practical skills which can be applied in the practice of facilities and operational management in a highly competitive global market place.

Location(s)
Portobello Institute
Start Date
1st October 2022
Blended Learning

BSc (Hons) in Facilities & Workplace Management – Starts October ’22

Designed for blended learning, you can work full-time whilst studying this BSc in Facilities and Workplace Management. This BSc (Hons) in Facilities & Workplace Management draws on the range of disciplines from financial to risk management, leadership to project management, and operation management to innovation and business development. This programme is aimed at those, working in the facilities or workplace management sector or working in support services/trades to the FM sector, seeking to develop their skills and knowledge to degree level to advance their career.

Location(s)
Portobello Institute
Start Date
1st October 2022
Online with webinars

IWFM Level 4 Cert – Jun ’22

Delivered online with webinars, you can work full-time and study this IWFM Level 4 Certificate in Facilities Management. This qualification is ideal for professionals working at an operational management level seeking to gain advanced entry to year 2 of our BSc (Hons) Facilities & Workplace Management commencing October ’22.

It is also suitable for those aspiring to work within the FM profession or looking to join the BSc (Hons) in Facilities and Workplace Management programme.

 

Location(s)
Portobello Institute
Start Date
9th June 2022
Online with webinars

FM Bridge – July ’22

Delivered online with webinars, this short course is a bridge for those with 3 years FM experience seeking to gain advanced entry to year 2 of our BSc (Hons) Facilities & Workplace Management.

Location(s)
Portobello Institute
Start Date
26th July 2022
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