Resources: Asset & Facilities Management

Updated: May 13, 2020 12:57 PM EDT

Association for Facilities Engineering (AFE)
AFE Homepage
American Institute of Architects (AIA)
AIA Homepage
American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
ASHRAE Homepage
BOMI Canada
BOMI Education Canada provides training and development for commercial property professionals in Canada.
Canada Green Building Council
Global Forum on Maintenance & Asset Management
The Global Forum on Maintenance & Asset Management (GFMAM), an NGO to promote and develop the maintenance & asset management professions by collaborating on knowledge, standards and practices.
International Consortium for Organizational Resilience (ICOR)
The International Consortium for Organizational Resilience, an NGO, leader in education and credentialing.
International Facility Management Association (IFMA)
The International Facility Management Association is a networking, professional development, credentialing, and R&D body defining and promoting FM roles and competencies.
IFMA FM Consultants Council (FMCC)
The FM Consultants Council of IFMA includes members in 41 nations available to FM colleagues for training and specialized intervention to aim, tune, improve, and measure FM performance.
IFMA Toronto Chapter
The Toronto Chapter of IFMA is active in FM professional development, with programs, events, activities, and networking with business and industry.
Institute of Asset Management (IAM)
IAM is the international professional body for whole life management of non financial assets, tangible and intangible. Their scope includes professional development, credentialing, defining a body of knowledge and practices, and focus on developments and issues.
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
Professional Facility Management Institute (ProFMI)
Society of Maintenance & Reliability Professionals (SMRP)
British Standards Institute (BSI)
BSI is a global company in business consulting and training. "Our purpose is to inspire trust for a more resilient world."
International Standards Organization (ISO)
ISO standards - their place in the World, themes, strategies, uses, examples, popular standards, index, store, This is a little narrower than the present ISO linked page, which is powerful and should be first in the ISO items shown.
ISO Management Systems Standards Focus
Commercial company summarizes ISO standards in 32 slides from 2014, then focuses on management systems standards, which support certification.
ISO Technical Committee 267, 41000 series (Facilities Management)
ISO 41000 series (Facility Management) working body: strategy, objectives, news, projects, resources, contacts
ISO 41000 series - Intro for Consultants
ISO 41000 series from the perspective of FM consultants by David Reynolds and Karla Reid, FM Consultants Council of IFMA
ISO Technical Committee 251, 55000 series (Asset Management)
ISO 55000 series (Asset Management) working body: strategy, objectives, news, projects, contacts
ISO 55000 series Overview
ISO 55000 series in 32 slides, demonstrating the structure of ISO Management Systems standards
AUTOCAD, REVIT, AUTOCAD LT home page. Building design & implementation CAD and information modeling
Bluebeam Revu - design, construction, completion/commissioning technology
Other Resources
Hybrid engineering and consulting company with a history of promoting physical asset management in capital intensive industries. Assetivity will offer a suite of on-line training modules starting in June 2020.
FM Link
RS Means