The City of Brampton is responding to Canada’s Innovation Agenda by working collectively and collaboratively with our peers across all public sectors, and in partnership with local and global business leaders to demonstrate global leadership in asset management.​

Introduction to IAM

The IAM is a not for profit membership organization that exists to advance for public benefit the science and practice of asset management. It is a professional body for those involved in acquisition, operation and care of physical assets – especially critical infrastructure. The Institute is for professionals worldwide who are dedicated to furthering their knowledge and understanding of asset management”.


The IAM was the key player in ISO 55000 development, and was one of the UK organizations represented on the ISO 55000 Technical Committee. The IAM developed the IAM Asset Management Competency Framework and endorsement schemes for recommending competent assessors and training providers. There appears to be a widespread adoption of ISO55001, the international standard for Asset Management Systems, confirms the value of a systematic approach.

The Institute of Asset Management (IAM)

The Institute of Asset Management (IAM) qualifications are essential tools for building and demonstrating the competences of Asset Management teams:

  • The IAM Certificate is designed for new entrants to Asset Management roles or people with limited experience
  • The IAM Diploma is designed for people being prepared for management responsibilities or specialist roles in Asset Management
The Academy enjoys an international reputation and offers its clients global access to its services. The institute is  based in the UK with operations in Europe, USA and Canada, the Middle East and South East Asia and trusted partners in China, Australia and New Zealand and South America. Academy services are /underpinned by a commitment to the following values:

  • The highest standard of quality in content, delivery and evaluation – evidenced by attention to the detail of the learner experience, the training facilities we use, our learning materials, resources and support services
  • The practical application of leading edge thinking – our Directors have played lead roles in defining the principles, concepts, definitions and frameworks now published and in use by Asset Management professionals around the world
  • Working in partnership with the world’s leading asset intensive businesses to develop the people,leadership and professionalism their success depends on.