Our chapter is committed to providing opportunities for the educational advancement of its members.  Our programming focuses on the latest topics most relevant to the FM community, as well as professional development and skills, and credentialing assistance.

FM FOrum

Beginning in 2021, IFMA Indianapolis is implementing the new FM Forum.  These unique programs are designed to take the chapter's monthly focus area and dive a little deeper into the topic for facility managers.  Join the forums to learn more, and share best practices with your peers.

Reliability-Centered Maintenance (RCM)

The first FM Forum of 2021, held on February 25, focused on RCM.  You can view the recorded session here, and access the slides here.  In addition, here are some other documents that will be helpful to any FM considering the application of RCM at their facilities.

A Guide to the RCM Standard

Evaluation Criteria for Reliability-Centered Maintenance (RCM) Processes

An Introduction to RCM

Maintenance Management Paradigms

IFMA Credentialing

Earn your CFM®

The Certified Facility Manager was the first credential for the FM profession, and is still the most respected global certification.  Click to learn more:

Earn your SFP™

The Sustainability Facility Professional credential will help you operate your facility sustainably and positively impact your triple bottom line. Click to learn more:

Become an FMP®

The knowledge-based Facility Management Professional credential will help accelerate your transition into the profession. Click to learn more:


IFMA has considerable resources for online training and continuing education.  Click on the link below to learn more:


IFMA Indianapolis offers an annual scholarship opportunity to anyone in the FM community who is currently seeking a Master of Science in Technology with a Facilities Management emphasis through Purdue University. For more information about this program, please contact Matt Ray at [email protected].