Space Management – UNIT CERTIFICATE

Understanding the need for effective management of space within own organisation - City&Guilds/ILM Unit Certificate .


The course covers the following topics:

Principles and legislation:

Explain the key concepts and principles of space planning and management
State the relevant legislation that impacts on space management activities in own organisation

Understanding how to plan accommodation changes:

Describe the planning and implementation of a space management project
Effectively interpret a space layout drawing
List examples of changes to labels and mark-ups that have to be updated on drawings and documents upon completion of a space management project in the context of own organisation

Understand optimization of space utilization:

List examples of ways that space is used in own organisation and explain how it could be better utilized
Describe how to encourage responsible space occupancy


The course is run either in the evenings or daytime.

Participants spend 2 evenings in the public class and back this up with experience outside the classroom.

The course can also be taken privately over a single day and we agree the date to suit your diary.


The Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM ) operates an ‘Open Entry’ policy but prospective participants should be able to apply what they learn on the course in an organisational setting (need not be in a job).


Participants receive the Griffin College Certificate in Space Management.

Participants have the option to receive the City&Guilds/ILM Unit Certificate in how to 'Understanding the need for effective management of space within own organisation' on completion of a written assignment and payment of the City&Guilds/ILM student registration and certification fees.

ILM is part of City & Guilds and certifies over 90,000 courses each year internationally.