FMP Credential – Do you have the knowledge and skills that facility management employers are demanding?

Do you have a way of proving to your current and prospective employers that your abilities meet or exceed industry-wide standards? Designed to bring you one step closer to achieving certification, the knowledge-based Facility Management Professional credential will help to accelerate your transition into the profession

Earning IFMA’s FMP® credential can help you meet your career goals.
IFMA’s Facility Management Professional (FMP) designation is a knowledge-based credential that will help to accelerate an FM’s transition into the profession. By earning your FMP credential, you will improve your knowledge, enhance your skills, and gain immediate credibility with employers, clients and peers.

Training Components
The IFMA FMP Credential Program offers a single source for learning about the FM profession, gaining the skills demanded by employers, and earning the FMP credential. The program consists of print materials, interactive online study tools and FMP final assessments.

Print Materials
Comprehensive printed modules teach four knowledge domains that have been updated to align with the results of the most recent IFMA global job task analysis:
Operations and Maintenance
Project Management
Finance and Business Essentials
Leadership and Strategy Essentials

The topics presented in a concise, easy-to-understand format.

Interactive Online Study Tools
Essentials of FM – an introductory overview of the FM industry.
A pre-test for each course to assess initial knowledge and guide studies.
Course-specific quizzes to measure comprehension and ability to apply concepts.
Immediate feedback and correct-answer rationales on all quizzes.
Case studies for real-world application.
e-Flashcards and glossary for review of key terms and definitions.
Resource Center for additional educational tools.
Progress report to track activities and scores.

FMP Final Assessments
A 50-question online FMP final assessment follows each course.
Assessments are included in the online study tools and can be completed when and where your schedule allows.*
Successful completion of all four final assessments qualifies candidates for the FMP credential.
FMP application and fee must be submitted to IFMA to earn the FMP credential. (You will be automatically directed to the FMP application after successfully completing the four FMP final assessments.)

*Please note: Once you successfully complete each online FMP final assessment, it will have served its purpose and will no longer be available.


FMP Credential Program: Self Study Courses MemberNon-Member
Finance & Business Essentials
Gain a solid understanding of business basics.
1.0 CEUs; 10 CFM Maint. Pts.

Leadership & Strategy Essentials
Elevate your credibility as an influential manager of the facility organization.
0.9 CEUs; 9 CFM Maint. Pts.

Operations & Maintenance
Run a more efficient facility by understanding the key tasks under your O&M responsibilities.
1.0 CEUs; 10 CFM Maint. Pts.
Project Management
Build practical skills to meet expectations in overseeing projects.
0.9 CEUs; 9 CFM Maint. Pts.
FMP Credential Program: Self Study CoursesMemberNon-Member
FMP Credential Program - Complete Set
3.8 CEUs; 38 CFM Maint. Pts.