Higher Certificate

in Facilities Management
(NQF 5)



The Higher Certificate in Facilities Management (HCFM) – NQF Level 5 – is intended for FM supervisors and managers who are involved within the broad field of FM and who wish to expand their specialised knowledge and skills. The focus is on all the FM function in the organisation, the FM tools required and Service Level Agreements.

The Qualification is for any individual who is employed in, or planning to be employed, in the field of facility management and is directed specifically at those in supervisory / entry level management capacity. 

It serves to support and advance the capacity of individuals in this industry by:

  • Promoting the development of knowledge, skills and values that are required in facility management;
  • Helping students realise their potential in the field;
  • Providing opportunities for people to progress to higher levels of learning within the FM field.