Facilities Management Diploma

Qualification: Diploma
Study mode: Flexible
Course fees:
Duration: 12 months
Start date: Anytime – start today!

About this course

The online Facilities Management Diploma course offered by UNE Partnerships aims to equip existing facilities managers with the knowledge and training necessary for effective team leadership and coordination of their unit.

Studying this online facilities management course, you will further your understanding of strategic planning processes, operations management, risk analysis, procurement and contract administration, facilities maintenance, budget and cost control as well as staff supervision and training.

This course adopts the Facilities Management Unit (FMU) Management Cycle as a theoretical and practical framework.


To be eligible for this course you must be currently employed in a related field, or have access to a suitable work-based environment.

Employability skills

Employability Skills for each qualification have been determined by the Department of Education, Employment and Workforce Relations (DEEWR). These are the skills that have been identified and recommended as necessary to gain employment, establish a business, progress in your career, expand your professional abilities, reach your individual potential and contribute to the strategic outcomes of your organisation. Training Packages have been reviewed to ensure that Employability Skills feature in their units of competency.

These include: communication, teamwork, problem-solving, initiative & enterprise, planning & organising, self-management, learning and technology.

Areas of study

In this online facilities management diploma program, you will study:

  • Facilities management planning
  • Facilities management
  • Risk management
  • Financial planning and management
  • Procurement and contract management
  • Project management
  • Management and leadership
  • Performance management and assessment

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How will this course advance my career?

All organisations, regardless of industry, recognise the critical importance of operational efficiency. The struggle to improve business performance, manage risk and increase overall profitability ensures facilities managers are in steady demand.

This online facilities management program provides an opportunity for those already involved in a facilities management role to gain formal recognition and practical expertise.

How else will I benefit from this diploma?

  • Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Facilities Management Diploma from UNE Partnerships.
  • Studying by distance/correspondence means you can study when and where you want, at your own pace.
  • Receive career-focused training with practical experience.
  • All students receive a comprehensive study package including course guide, study notes, online resources, activities, readings, assessment tools, and full administrative and academic support.
  • ’Employability skills’ are incorporated into individual units as part of the competency requirements, so you will graduate with the skills to excel and progress in the workplace.
  • Recognition of Prior Learning may be available for previous work experience, formal training or qualifications in this field.

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Finance options

Course fees are payable via a payment plan. Upon enrolment, you will be required to pay a minimum deposit of $950. The remaining fees will be paid in 10 equal monthly payments via Ezypay.

Student support

UNE Partnerships has extensive support systems in place for its distance education students. You will receive regular progress updates and reminders of due dates for assignments throughout the study period.

You will also have access to regular support and contact with administration and academic staff through telephone courtesy calls, email notices, and through student online forums and resource sites.

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