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About Darren Cook

Darren is the founder of First Facility Management who's core business activity includes:- Building Management, Fire, Security, Pest Control, Electrical, Health & Safety related services.

Boilers Heating & Hot Water

Which Type Of Boiler Should We Replace Our Old Boiler with? Atmospheric or Condensing? As an FM company we feel we have a duty to keep our knowledge and training up to date. To do this we attended a Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) continual professional development (CPD) training in Bournemouth. The event was entitled 'Energy [...]

By | 2017-10-05T17:08:22+01:00 February 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

FFM’s Video Testimonial

Basepoint For FFM's Video Testimonial please click on the play button below. https://youtu.be/JrT_-_jzZL0 Basepoint developed the concept of Managed Business, Innovation and Enterprises Centres. They opening the UK’s first business centre in 1994 in the market town of Romsey in Hampshire. This comprised of 30 units totalling 16000 square feet. The centre was developed in [...]

By | 2017-10-05T17:08:22+01:00 January 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why Should You Outsource Facilities Management

Why Should You Outsource Facilities Management To An External Provider. First Facility Management  This question is often asked by the Small Medium Enterprise (SME) & growing businesses. Why Should You Outsource Facilities Management? The answer is obvious when you think about it. An FM company can embrace different & varying factors, taking away the burden and stress of running a building. When [...]

By | 2017-10-05T17:08:22+01:00 January 11th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

FFM Becomes Incorporated

Today 10.02.2015 FFM became incorporated 1st Facility Management Ltd, trading as First Facility Management (FFM). Certificate Of Incorporation 1st Facility Management Ltd T/A First Facility Management (FFM) After trading for three years FFM has become a limited company there are many reasons for this. FFM has prepared a small guide for people either [...]

By | 2018-12-18T16:30:15+00:00 February 10th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments


FFM Services Maintenance Department Maintenance FFM have introduced a Building Maintenance department to existing FFM Services offering. This will give a more diverse range of service and products to existing and potential clients. Until now, FFM have provided an excellent service to its clients with:- Risk assessments. Training. Alarm systems. CCTV. Fire Extinguishers  [...]

By | 2017-10-05T17:08:22+01:00 December 22nd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Team Member

FFM takes on a New Team Member FFM has just taken on a new team member to add to the existing team to enhance the client experience, Frank Brown is an experienced building maintenance manager. New Team Member - Frank Brown This will stand all the existing clients and new future clients in good [...]

By | 2017-10-05T17:08:22+01:00 November 22nd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Groundling’s Theatre Instruct FFM

Groundling's Theatre Instruct FFM Groundlings Theatre Logo The Groundling's theatre instruct FFM to manage the Facilities within this beautiful old building. The site is stepped in history and holds a grade II listed building status. Prior to FFM visiting the theatre, the Groundlings had various facility companies dealing with the different disciplines with [...]

By | 2017-10-05T17:08:22+01:00 November 14th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Social Media

Social Media Images The Social Media approach is creating more work for FFM. Social media is becoming a force to be reckoned with. Social media differs from the traditional style or industrial media in many ways, including quality, reach, frequency, usability, immediacy, and permanence. Internet users continue to spend more time with social media [...]

By | 2017-10-05T17:08:22+01:00 October 13th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CHAS – Contractor Health And Safety Scheme

FFM Secures another CHAS (Contractor Health And Safety Scheme) accreditation. Commercial Kitchen Installation FFM have just secured another companies CHAS accreditation this time for an engineering company based in Hampshire. The company installs commercial kitchens. As an accreditation, CHAS gives the client that extra level of reassurance, in that the company they have chosen to carry out [...]

By | 2017-10-05T17:08:22+01:00 September 8th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

FFM Finance

CCTV Control room funded by lease agreement FFM Finance Options. So you want to invest in a nice new security system or upgrade your fire alarm? but don't have a lump sum available? FFM have been asked by several clients if they can spread the costs of  their installations for newly installed fire [...]

By | 2017-10-05T17:08:22+01:00 August 18th, 2014|Uncategorized|2 Comments