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IFMA

About

IFMA’s Facility Management Professional (FMP) credential is an assessment-based certificate program demonstrating a proven comprehension of the foundations of facility management.  In September 2010, the FMP credential was updated and enhanced to align with the most recent IFMA global job task analysis, ensuring that it teaches and tests the knowledge demanded by today’s global employers including:

  • Operations and Maintenance
  • Project Management
  • Finance and Business
  • Leadership and Strategy

Who should pursue the FMP credential?

  • Early to mid-career facility management practitioners seeking enhanced knowledge and skills.
  • Individuals who are transitioning into an FM career.
  • Partner practitioners such as architects, designers and safety engineers.
  • Associated corporate providers of FM products and services.
  • Students entering the profession from colleges, universities, certificate or technical programs.

TOP 5 reasons to earn your FMP credential

1.  The enhanced and updated course curriculum required to achieve IFMA’s Facility Management Professional (FMP) credential will prepare you for the unique challenges of the profession, focusing on competencies essential to an FM’s day-to-day responsibilities.

2.  Start your career in the right direction.

Facility management is a constantly evolving profession. A commitment to continuing education and professional development ensures an up-to-date skill set throughout your career.

3.  Prepare for the Certified Facility Manager® (CFM®) Exam.

FMPs who continue their professional growth have a greater chance of successfully completing the CFM Exam and joining the elite circle of Certified Facility Managers.

4.  Set yourself apart from the competition.

Whether you are applying for a position or promotion in the field, or if you plan to do business with an FM, having the letters “FMP” after your name demonstrates your professional knowledge.

5.  Establish your professional network.

Enjoy opportunities to meet and network with expert instructors and peers during live FMP courses. Take advantage of special FMP events at local, national and international events.

Courses

IFMA’s Facility Management Professional(FMP) credential is an assessment-based certificate program demonstrating a proven comprehension of the foundations of facility management.

In September 2010, the FMP credential was updated and enhanced to align with the most recent IFMA global job task analysis, ensuring that it teaches and tests the knowledge demanded by today’s global employers including:

  • Operations and Maintenance
  • Project Management
  • Finance and Business Essentials
  • Leadership and Strategy Essentials

Four Courses are required for FMP Accreditation.  Students will complete an online exam after each course and must register with IFMA in order to receive their official accreditation.   Note that you may take these 4 courses in any order.

FMP101 – Leadership & Strategy Essentials
FMP102 – Project Management
FMP103 – Operations and Maintenance
FMP104 – Finance and Business Essentials
FMP105 – Full Certification

Fees

Full Accreditation Program for Non-Members

The complete 4-course FMP credential program is $2500.00*, taxes included:

This includes:

  1. Four fifteen hour courses
  2. 4 course packages (sold individually for $300.00 USD)
  3. A free one-year membership to the Montreal Chapter of IFMA**
  4. Testing (and potential for re-testing if necessary) upon completion of each course

Full Accreditation Program for IFMA Members

IFMA members receive a $300.00 discount upon registration for the full program.  Note that registration must be done in person in Room E-115 or by downloading the application form and sending it email to ppd@vaniercollege.qc.ca to take advantage of this offer.  Please bring your membership number with you when you register or write it in the application form.

Individual Course Fees for Non-Members

Each individual 15-hour FMP course is $675.00 (taxes included) and includes the course package ($300.00).

Individual Course Fees for Members

Each individual 15-hour FMP course is $600.00 (taxes included) and includes the course package ($300.00). Note that registration must be done in person in Room E-115 or by downloading the application form and sending it by email to ppd@vaniercollege.qc.ca to take advantage of this offer.  Please bring your membership number with you when you register or write it in the application form.

*Payment in full is required upon registration

**Students must first becomes IFMA members in order to take advantage of the free Montreal-Chapter membership — value $99USd

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