The IWFM Level 4 qualification in facilities management is an intermediate level programme built to give you a broad understanding of the profession and provide the skills needed to complete complex, non-routine tasks within workplace and facilities management. Learners can expect to learn about operational techniques that can help you out in a challenging situation. It’s for you if you work at an operational management level or if you are aspiring to these roles and want to stretch and develop your knowledge and capability.

Learners who have successfully completed the Level 4 Diploma are eligible to apply for the Member IWFM title with IWFM subject to meeting IWFM's qualifying entry criteria.


The Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (IWFM) is UK's leading chartered organisation for Facilities Management with over 17,000 members internationally. Originally founded as the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM), the organisation changed its name in November 2018 following its attainment of chartered status.

For more information on IWFM, please visit our Partners Page or https://www.iwfm.org.uk/

The Level 4 IWFM Diploma in Facilities Management offers a direct membership route to IWFM as a MIWFM (Member). The Member membership grade is suitable for individuals at junior management level, with at least two years of industry management experience.


IWFM Mapping.png

MIWFM Membership Application


There are two routes to join at Member (MIWFM) grade:

Route A (IWFM Qualification)
- At least two years' managerial experience in workplace and / or facilities
- IWFM Diploma at Level 4 or above OR a facilities or related qualification at Level 4 or above

Route B (Non-IWFM Qualification)
- At least five years workplace and / or facilities experience
- At least three years' managerial experience

Click on the Mapping above for more information on IWFM Pathways

Visit www.iwfm.org.uk for details on Member IWFM membership application

Download brochure for more information on individual membership.


The IWFM Level 4 Diploma in Facilities Management is conducted in the form of classroom lectures, discussions, practical exercises, and coursework assignments.


Minimum Entry Requirements

  • 2 ‘A’ levels or IB passes, or equivalent

  • Diploma in Quantity Surveying or Construction Management from Singa College

  • IWFM Level 3 Diploma in Facilities Management

  • For mature students of at least 30 years who do not meet the above minimum academic entry requirements but with at least 8 years of working experience in the relevant fields will be considered on a case-by-case basis by the Academic Board based on working experience relevance and course interest. 


English Language Requirement

  • Minimum of C6 for O Levels English.

  • Applying candidates who do not meet the language proficiency will be required to take an English test set by the college for course admission.

Age Requirement

  • The minimum age requirement for this course is 19 years of age.

Applications Requirement

  • All applications are subject to the approval of IWFM

  1. Overview of facilities management

  2. Understanding facilities management strategy

  3. Understanding people management in facilities management

  4. Understanding facilities management support services operations

  5. Managing health and safety in own area of facilities management

  6. Understanding risk management in facilities management

  7. Understanding performance measurement in facilities management

  8. Understanding leadership & management in facilities management

  9. Understanding quality management in facilities management


Exams are conducted at the end of each module.

There are a total of 9 exam modules.


Student must fulfil the following requirements:

  1. 75% attendance rate of total training hours per module

  2. A minimum mark of 50% is required to pass each module.



Upon successful completion of all modules within the course and passing the Final Course Assessment Project, students will be conferred with an IWFM Level 4 Diploma in Facilities Management awarded by the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (IWFM).


Student to Teacher Ratio is 16 : 1

[ FM4.01 ]

[ FM4.02 ]

[ FM4.03 ]

[ FM4.04 ]

[ FM4.05 ]

[ FM4.06 ]

[ FM4.09 ]

[ FM4.10 ]

[ FM4.14 ]


  • Facilities Manager

  • Premise Manager

  • Contract Manager

  • Senior Coordinator

  • Senior Technician


Course Type: Full-Time / Part-Time

Maximum Duration (Full-Time):    6 Months*

Maximum Duration (Part-Time):   9 Months*

Full-Time: 5 days per week (3 hours per day)

Weekdays: 2.00pm to 5.00pm

Part-Time: 2 days per week (3 hours per day)
Weekdays: 7.00pm to 10.00pm


Course Fees* :           S$7,500 (Full-time)

                                    S$4,750 (Full-time)

                                 S$7,500 (Part-time)

                                    S$4,750 (Part-time)

*Fees inclusive of IWFM learner registration fees.

*Course fees are collected at the start of each module on a per module basis.

Payment Mode:       Per Module Basis 

Registration Fee:     S$200 (Non-refundable)
Admin Fees:             S$170 (Non-refundable)

*Admin fees include course notes and exam fees.

*Fees are subjected to change without prior notice

*All prices are subject to 7% GST

Contact Us

Visit Us

263A Upper Thomson Road

Singapore 574390

Tel : (+65) 8851 4405

Email: enquiry@singa.edu.sg

  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn Social Icon

Registered with the Committee for Private Education (CPE)
Singa College of Built Environment

Registration Number :  201631925G
Period of Registration : 07 March 2019 to 06 March 2021

© Copyright 2020 Singa College