Professional Development

Manitoba trades nurture skilled construction workforce

Construction Business

Trades nurture skilled construction workforce

The newly opened Manitoba Building Trades Institute in Winnipeg will provide work-readiness training with an emphasis on technology, sustainability and diversity and inclusion.
Khalid Keshavjee named IREM next gen leader for 2021-22

Canadian Property Management

Calgarian named IREM next gen leader

Khalid Keshavjee, director of operations with Calgary-based Amhurst Property Management, is the sole Canadian in the 2021-22 cohort of 19 young real estate professionals.
Adeayomi Adeyemi named an IREM DISI leader

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Winnipeg multifamily manager named DISI leader

Adeayomi Adeyemi, a community manager with Hazelview Properties, has been named one of 10 leaders for 2021 through the Institute of Real Estate Management’s diversity and inclusion succession initiative.
IREM's AMO designation marks diamond anniversary

Canadian Property Management

AMO designation marks diamond anniversary

The first AMO credentials to signify real estate management companies adhered to IREM's then novel certification standards were conferred in March 1946.
Devri Robertson is 2020 Vyetta Sunderland Scholarship recipient

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Scholarship recipient pursues RPA designation

Devri Robertson, an administration manager with Colliers Regina, has been named BOMI Education Canada's 2020 Vyetta Sunderland Scholarship recipient.
centre for real estate studies opens at Concordia University

Canadian Property Management

Concordia U bolsters real estate studies

Students pursuing a degree through the John Molson School of Business can earn a minor in real estate, aligned with the new academic centre to support teaching and research.
IES opens lighting design resources to students

Canadian Facility Management & Design

IES opens lighting design resources to students

Students enrolled in a lighting design program at a participating post-secondary institution will get free access to the Illuminating Engineering Society’s archived research materials.
BOMI Education Canada

Canadian Facility Management & Design

New BOMI entity promises seamless transition

BOMI Education Canada is the newly launched delivery agent for training and designations for commercial property professionals, assuming the role the Building Owners and Managers Institute of Canada previously fulfilled.
office-using sectors show relative resilience in COVID-19 job loss scenarios

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Industry associations team up on FM training framework

Introduced in January 2019, the goal of the training is to establish holistic guidelines for FM industry — particularly in the technical fields.

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

IFMA Foundation launches training framework

The International Facility Management Association Foundation (IFMA Foundation) has launched a new Facility Management Training and Development Framework.

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Initiative could fuel Ontario’s FM talent pipeline

An International Facility Management Association (IFMA) Foundation initiative designed to fuel the FM talent pipeline could be coming to Ontario.
commercial retail revitalization

Canadian Facility Management & Design

PRSM marks 20 years of growth in retail FM

The Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association (PRSM) is marking a milestone 20th anniversary, having evolved over the past two decades in step with the retail industry's need for facilities management expertise.
marketing technologies

Canadian Property Management

BOMA Québec champions real estate innovators

Three winners emerged from BOMA Québec's inaugural Real Estate's Cleverest contest, devised in cooperation with L'Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) Ivanhoé Cambridge Chair in Real Estate.

Canadian Facility Management & Design

The case for continuing FM education

On-the-job experience alone can create great employees, but continuing FM education keeps facility managers progressing in their careers.

Canadian Property Management

Academic boost for real estate professionals

REALpac's new Real Property Investment Certificate responds to industry demand for continuing education.