Speaker at Flat Living the roadshow: Kevin Fairless, Head of Training at IRPM
Speaker at Flat Living the roadshow: Kevin Fairless, Head of Training at IRPM

As part of the IRPM team, Kevin is focussed on raising standards across the property management sector with professional qualifications in residential property management.

Kevin is responsible for the only professional qualification in the Private Rental Sector (sometimes referred to as Build to Rent) as well as the Apprenticeship scheme for the Housing and Property Management sector.

Kevin is a strong advocate of ensuring that property management is on the career map through professional development. IRPM provides an independent professional accreditation, which is an important validation of property managers’ skills and knowledge.

Before joining IRPM as Head of Training in 2017, Kevin gained some amazing experience at FirstPort. Whilst there he delivered many industry-leading training programmes to support the Four Pillar strategy (Health & Safety, Customer Service, Finance and Property Standards) including an award winning accredited customer service programme, a hugely successful graduate training programme and of course his uniquely amazing conference workshops.