What is RFMA?
RFMA is a dynamic, organization that represents a group of facility professionals and vendor companies, dedicated to advancing industry awareness of restaurant facility management and sharing information to improve job effectiveness. RFMA is the only non-profit association in the country that specifically concentrates on restaurant facilities management and we would like to invite you to become a part of this fast growing group.
What are some of RFMA’s Member Benefits?
CRFP –Certification Program
In keeping with RFMA's mission statement, "To advance industry awareness of restaurant facility management, while promoting professional and ethical standards to serve the customer with added value”, RFMA has developed a certification program which provides access to the first restaurant facilities management professional designation. This certification program was developed by RFMA to provide restaurant facility professionals with a designation that will prove their abilities and demonstrate their commitment to achieving excellence within the restaurant industry. Click here to learn more about the CRFP designation.
Online Learning- CRFP Prep Exam Course
We are very excited to announce the launch of our CRFP Prep Exam Course. This course contains 14 different online learning modules that will help you both study for your CRFP, as well as, learn more about restaurant facility management. RFMA members can take all of the online learning modules for FREE. Click here to learn more about the CRFP Online Prep Course.
RFMA-U Online - Webinars
These web-based seminars will help as you continue your facility management education, enhancing your knowledge base and making you a better all-around facility manager. These webinars will also apply towards your needed CEU credits once you have achieved your CRFP designation. Click here to learn more about our past and present webinars being offered.
RFMA Annual Conference
Our National Conference provides a comprehensive education
program for attendees and an exhibit floor with a variety of vendors. RFMA 2017 will be held in Orlando, FL, March 15th - 7th.
InSite, RFMA’s Exclusive Social Community
InSite is RFMA's private online community, the online home of anything, everything, and everyone related to RFMA members. It is a place to swap industry insight, start a discussion or ask other professionals for input. This is your forum and it’s available to you online-all the time! Your profile will be created automatically when you join RFMA.
Facilitator, RFMA’s Own In-House Publication
Our official association magazine, Facilitator, offers an additional resource for articles, success stories and updates on trends and developments in the restaurant facilities industry. It is published six times per year and it sent to all members free of charge. Click here to read the latest Facilitator magazine online!
RFMA's Resource Library
RFMA continues to add resources for our members in our online resource library. We archive all of our education sessions from our past conferences, white papers, industry links and also house all of our Facilitator issues and articles.
Restaurant Facility Marketplace
This is a place to find a world of products and services exclusively for those of us in restaurant facilities management. The Product Showcase is an excellent decision making and buying resource that highlights the best from RFMA suppliers. Online searchers can now quickly find what’s unique to our industry without the usual consumer search engine clutter. Click here to start searching now.
RFMA has several networking opportunities besides the annual conference each year. Meet up with other RFMA members around the nation during our fun, interactive Member Meet-Ups. Click here to view our Event Calendar and see where RFMA is coming next!
Females in Facilities
This group is organized by RFMA members and is dedicated to the empowerment and engagement of women within the RFMA community. The group's intent is to encourage members to communicate regularly, share industry best practices, offer support to females in the industry and discuss the unique challenges females encounter in the world of restaurant facility management.
How do I join RFMA?
To join RFMA simply fill out the online new membership application under the Join/Renew tab or click here. You can select RFMA's year long Restaurant Brand Professional membership for $100.