Every Member of EFQM is entitled to a range of general benefits, which are described below in greater detail. These include the right to use our logo to advertise the importance of the Excellence drive within your organisation. Please click here to view logo guidelines.
EFQM connects to a wide number of active contacts worldwide through:
The Knowledge Base contains a wide range of content items available to every employee within your organisation to help you in your quest for Excellence. You will find in there:
EFQM Recognition provides opportunities for our Assessors to join one of the Assessment Teams for Committed to Excellence Assessment, Recognised for Excellence Assessment or EFQM Award Assessment. Being an EFQM Assessor is a unique learning opportunity, where your education continues also outside the training classroom. EFQM Assessments give you a chance to join international teams and obtain privileged insight into the daily business of high performing organisations. You gain better understanding of how the Model looks in action and what makes organisation excellent. As a Member, you always have the priority in the assessor selection process.
As a Member, you can enjoy lower prices for all our products and services:
Each full Member organisation has an assigned Account Manager to help you stay informed about any new and existing training courses, events, publications, etc. Your Account Manager is responsible for providing your organisation with the support you need on your journey to Excellence, this includes:
Apart from that Additional benefits depend on the Membership category of your organisation and which completes the membership offer. These benefits will give you additional training options during each membership year.
A & B MEMBERS
If you fall into ‘A’ or ‘B’ category, then you are one of our biggest members. Therefore, it is important for us to provide you with benefits which stand out from our generic offer. During your membership year, you will entitled to one, free Member Workshop for up to 15 people*. The content of the Member Workshop is agreed with each Member individually and it is tailored to your specific needs, current priorities and maturity level of the Member. The workshop works best when the right people are involved. If you just joined EFQM, it is probably best that your Management Team is present. It will give your organisation the right start with the support of your Leadership, which is a crucial success factors for the overall EFQM initiative in your organisation. One of the outcomes of the typical workshop is a clear baseline position and action plan (or Engagement Plan), which will allow you to agree on the milestones and draw a possible path for your organisation to follow for the next 3 to 5 years.
* The standard Member price for the workshop is €2.500, excluding travel & accommodation for the Trainer. For 'A' & 'B' category Members, there is no fee for the workshop but travel & accommodation costs must be covered.
C & X MEMBERS
If you are either ‘C’ category Member or you are one of our Additional Members (‘X’ category), once in your membership year you can take advantage of 20% discount the member price on any of the HOW-TO Workshops. HOW-TO Workshop offer includes:
As a ‘D’ category Member you belong to our SME community and you are entitled to 3 free seats to on-line trainings. There include: Basic Assessor Training, Online Assessment Training or any of EFQM Knowledge Modules.
If you belong to ‘Y’ category you are one of our educational institutions. As such all your employees and students can register for free of charge online Basic Assessor Training. The only restriction is that the registration must come from official email address of your school or university.
For further details please visit the relevant sections of our website or contact us directly for more information.