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If you are an early to mid-career facility management practitioner, transitioning into the profession, or a supplier to the industry, the Facility Management credential can help you earn the knowledge and respect you need to succeed.
Villanova University, in partnership with the International Facility Management Association (IFMA), offers the four-course IFMA FMP® Credential Program ™ every Fall and Spring. The four courses are presented in a convenient, adult-friendly format of six weekends (Friday evening/Saturday). All course materials are included in the tuition cost.
Villanova will teach you the knowledge and skills demanded by today’s employers and help you earn the FMP® credential.
By attending our four FMP® courses, you will:
The course is $2500.00 and includes IFMA FMP® Credential Program materials, and final FMP® assessments. Please note that a laptop computer is required to complete the assessments in class.
The IFMA FMP® Credential Program curriculum was developed by a team of global industry experts to teach the knowledge and skills demanded by today’s facility management employers, as defined by the most recent IFMA global job task analysis.
These materials include:
Not only will you enhance your FM knowledge and skills, and qualify for the FMP® Credential (upon successful completion of the final FMP® assessments); the materials will serve as an ongoing reference of facility management practices. This course investment includes all course materials and FMP® final assessments, but does not cover the FMP® application fee.
By enrolling in this course, you’ll benefit from:
IFMA’s Facility Management Professional (FMP®) Credential will help to accelerate an FM’s transition into the profession. By enrolling in Villanova’s IFMA FMP® Credential Program course, you will improve your knowledge, enhance your skills, and have access to everything you need to earn the FMP® Credential.
This professional development program is designed for:
With the help of our expert instructors and the comprehensive print materials, you will explore the topics deemed critical by employers and practitioners worldwide.
Course 1: Operations and Maintenance
Course 2: Project Management
Course 3: Finance and Business Essentials
Course 4: Leadership and Strategy Essentials
The IFMA FMP® Credential Program materials include online FMP® final assessments. To earn the FMP® Credential, you must pass each of the four FMP® final assessments with a score of 75% or higher. Once completed, you must submit an FMP® application (with fee) to IFMA to validate your credential.