Understanding Risk Management in Facilities Management

Course Overview:
Risk is an inevitable part of every business, but how we identify and manage those risks can make all the difference. In the realm of Facilities Management (FM), risk management is paramount to ensuring smooth operations, asset longevity, and the overall well-being of an organisation. This course provides a comprehensive insight into the world of risk management within FM, stressing the importance of meticulous planning and proactive measures to mitigate adverse impacts on business functionalities.

Key Learning Outcomes:
Participants will gain a deeper understanding of:

  1. Risk Analysis Principles: Delve into the foundational principles of risk analysis, which forms the bedrock of all risk management initiatives.
  2. Risk Management Principles: Grasp the core methodologies and best practices associated with managing diverse risks in FM.
  3. Risk Management Tools and Techniques: Discover the tools and techniques pivotal for effectively managing and monitoring risks.
  4. Risk Minimisation: Learn the strategic approaches to minimise and reduce potential risks, ensuring the safety and efficiency of facilities.
  5. Business Continuity Planning: Explore how to formulate and execute plans that ensure business operations remain unaffected, even in the face of unforeseen challenges.

Who Should Attend?
This course is designed to cater to:

  • Beginners: Individuals new to FM, aiming to build a foundational knowledge of risk management.
  • Seasoned Professionals: Practitioners in the field looking to refine their risk management strategies and techniques.
  • Specialists: Those with a niche interest in FM, desiring a more in-depth understanding of risk dynamics.
  • Career Aspirants: Professionals eyeing leadership roles that necessitate a thorough grasp of risk management in FM.
  • Veterans: Experienced professionals seeking updated knowledge or a quick refresher course.

Preparation Recommendations:

For an enriched learning journey, we recommend participants to engage with curated materials available on our Padlet page. Additionally, 'Jane Wiggins’ FM Desk Reference' serves as an excellent companion for deeper insights.

Course Schedule:

  • Duration: A single, intensive session.
  • Delivery Mode: Online via MS Teams or Zoom supplemented by the interactive capabilities of the Virtual learning platform, Padlet.
  • Timing: 10:30 am to 3:00 pm, balancing in-depth learning with the comfort of the participants.


Embark on Your Risk Management Journey
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