SFMI is the educational arm of NYSSFA. It is a non-profit 501(c)3 educational organization that manages our certification and training programs.

The certification programs include: Certified Directors of Facilities (CDF) program, Registered Director of Facilities (RDF) program, recertification (CDF) program, and Affiliate Development Certification (ADC) and Advanced Affiliate Development Certification (AADC) programs.

With SFA and SFMI's partnership with Empire State College (ESC) and Mohawk Valley Community College (MVCC), members can earn their Bachelor's Degree, Associate's Degree or technical certificate in school facilities management – right from the comfort of their home or office.

For brochures and forms:

CDF, RDF and Recertification 


Degree Programs 

Contact Us

Association Headquarters
136 Everett Road
Albany, New York 12205
518.465.0563 phone
518.465.0579 fax
800.359.7242 toll free

Upcoming Events

Legislative Update Webinar - Monday, February 27 at 2pm

Advocacy Day - Tuesday, March 7, Albany
The New York State Legislature needs to hear a unified message from our Directors of Facilities!

Critical Issues Summit - Wednesday, March 8, Albany
Think Globally, Acting Locally to Achieve Your School Facility Goals!

Managing Nuisance Geese Webinar - 12-1pm, Thursday, March 30


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