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Facilities Management Contract Managers Technical Awareness (FMTA)

£495 + VAT
2 Days
York,   Slough and On-site.
Course Overview
This course is designed to provide an overview and understanding of the statutory and regulatory inspections / maintenance tasks required within a Facilities Management contract, as detailed within CIBSE guidance, as well as their management responsibilities, in line with Health and Safety legislation.
Who is This Course For?
This course has been developed for Contract Managers, within the Facilities Management environment, who require a better understanding of their engineering responsibilities, when managing their respective contracts, and highlight the requirement for statutory and regulatory inspections / maintenance.
Day Morning Afternoon
  • Course Introduction
  • General Health and Safety and the Responsibility of the Contract Manager
  • Building Services Systems
  • Fire Safety Requirements
  • Energy and Environmental Requirements
  • Electrical Systems Safety Requirements
  • Mechanical Systems Safety Requirements
  • Lifts, Escalators and Hoists
  • Written Assessment
  • General H&S and the Responsibility of the Contract Manager
  • HSAW Act 1974 and surrounding legislation, including overall responsibilities of the Contract Manager
  • Building Services Systems
  • The requirements of the Asbestos at Work Regs, Noise at Work Regs, CoSHH, Water Systems and Generic Hazards in the Workplace
  • Fire Safety Requirements
  • Fire Safety Order 2005 and the requirements of the Fire Risk Assessment
  • Energy and Environmental Requirements
  • Understand the variety of requirements with respects to Energy and Environment in a typical contract - i.e. water use, waste management, WEEE etc
  • Electrical Systems Safety Requirements
  • The basic requirements of the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989
  • NICIEC considerations - Minor works certs, Contractor control, Quality supervision
  • Inspection and testing requirements, PAT requirements, Emergency Lighting / Lightning Conductors
  • Mechanical Systems Safety Requirements
  • The basic requirements of PSSR, PUWER, PER etc | Types of Pressure systems
  • Written Scheme of Examination and inspection regimes | Gas Safety (U&I) Regs | Vent Systems
  • Lifts, Escalators and Hoists
  • The basic requirements of LOLER, PUWER Etc | Servicing and inspection regimes for all equipment
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have completed the following or their equivalent and possess:
Facility/Estate maintenance experience.
Everything you require for this course is provided

Course Training Team


Gary Cooper MIHEEM Tech IOSH MSOE MIPlantE

Managing Director

Gary is a qualified and multi-skilled mechanical engineer. He has over 30 years experience in military and commercial environments. Read More...

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Upcoming Course Dates
Tuesday, 13th July 2021
End date: Wednesday, 14th July 2021
Tuesday, 24th August 2021
End date: Wednesday, 25th August 2021
Tuesday, 21st September 2021
End date: Wednesday, 22nd September 2021
Tuesday, 26th October 2021
End date: Wednesday, 27th October 2021

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