The Facility Management Professional (FMP) credential is an assessment-based program aligned with IFMA’s global task analysis. It is designed to ensure that those receiving the FMP credential demonstrate a proven comprehension of the foundations of facility management. The program is a comprehensive training and assessment program that provides facility management professionals with the practical knowledge and skills required by today’s employers. Students will make use of all aspects of project management beginning with planning, scoping, scheduling, and ending with evaluating.
There are no specific educational or experiential requirements to be eligible to earn the FMP credential.
The FMP Credential Program awarded by IFMA combines printed materials, interactive online study tools, and FMP final assessments in one program. The four knowledge domains and required modules taught and tested by the IFMA FMP Credential Program are:
- Operations and Maintenance
- Project Management
- Finance and Business Essentials
- Leadership and Strategy Essentials
Each of the above modules includes an exit exam. After passing each exam with a 75% or above, a student simply has to submit an application fee to IFMA to receive credentialing.
Course fee includes books.