FACILITY MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST
UNIVERSITI SAINS MALAYSIA (USM)
All courses are offered at Level 5, European Qualification Frameworks (EQF) with a local public University collaboration, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) by a structured self-assessment short course program (3 months) targeting professional certificate via recognition of past learning experience (RPLE) certification process. The courses also developed based on the relevant Malaysian National Occupational Skills Standard (NOSS) according to the FM specialist sectors identified. Proposed, validated and approved by CIDB Malaysia from August 2020 to January 2021.
CIDB CCD POINT: 20
MBOT CPD POINT: 10
RISM CPD POINT: 7
BEM CPD (Self-Declare)
THIS IS THE BEGINNING OF EVERTHING THAT YOU WANT
This programs was launched by Professor Dr. Mohd Suffian Yusoff from School of Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia USM
on 29th August 2022 at Bahang Bay Hotel, Penang.
SAMPLE OF INTERNATIONAL PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATES
*Term and conditions applied
DEFINITION OF FACILITY MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST
Facility Management is defined as an organizational function which integrates people, place and process within the built environment with the purpose of improving the quality of life of people and the productivity of the core business in management of facilities.
International cooperation in the preparation of these International Standards has identified common practices that can be applied across a wide variety of market sectors, organizational types, process activities and geographies, and their implementation will help to:
Improve quality, productivity and financial performance;
Enhance sustainability and reduce negative environmental impact;
Develop functional and motivating work environments;
Maintain regulatory compliance and provide safe workplaces;
Optimize life cycle performance and costs;
Improve resilience and relevance;
Project an organization’s identity and image more successfully.
10 SPECIALIST AREAS ARE AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS COURSE
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MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Hold a relevant vocational and/or academic qualification of at least the level above that of their learners and ideally a minimum Level 3 qualification in his/her own area of specialism.
Must be in the Facility Management sectors working candidates.
Certificate From Polytechnic / Community College, Vocational College, Malaysian Skills Certificate (Level 2 or 3), Malaysia Skills Efficiency Certificate Or Competency Skills Certificate or Technical Certificate (PW2, PW4, AO, A4) In Field of Construction, Architecture, Electrical and Mechanical or Similar/ Equivalent from institution/ local authorities or International; OR
Malaysian Certificate of Education (SPM), Low certificate of Education (SRP), Lower Secondary Evaluation (PMR), Level 3 Assessment (PT3) or Primary School Achievement Test (UPSR) can be considered subject to the approval of the University, OR
Others recognized/equivalent local and international that can be proven when making an application is subject to the approval of the University, AND
Be at least 25 years old in the year of application
Have at least 3 YEARS industrial experience in a related FM Sector Fields.
English requirements: All assessment will be in English, Learners need to answer all questions in English.
As an adult’s learning process, the Recognition of Past Learning Experience (RPLE) is implemented as main criteria.
Learning via Learning Management System (LMS) using portal developed by the provider.
Self-assessment process is fully implemented, candidate will be required to submit a Self Assessment Report (SAR) portfolio with specification given in 3 months after enrolment.
The PA will be checked for plagiarism test by using Turnitin as quality assurance measures. Candidate’s score must not be over than 25% for getting passing mark.
There is also a Knowledge Assessment, KA (Short Essay) for each module according to the program enrolled.
All submission via Learning Portal
OTHM qualifications are developed to equip learners with the knowledge and skills that employers are looking for. Pursuing an OTHM qualification will give you the opportunity to enhance knowledge of business and management and grow key competencies to tackle work projects and situations more effectively. This in turn gives you the potential to get promotion within workplace.
A STEP TO REGISTER
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The other full Facility Management programs available as below: