Facility Management Professional Credential

 

Earn the must-have credential in facility management!

 

IFMA’s Facility Management Professional (FMP®) designation is the must-have credential for facility management (FM) professionals and industry suppliers looking to increase their depth-of-knowledge in the core FM topics deemed critical by employers. Those who earn the FMP credential will improve their knowledge, enhance their skills, and gain immediate credibility with employers, clients and peers. 

 

 
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Course Fees & Schedule

 

Fall 2016 Location

Friday Evenings (6:00 - 9:00 p.m.) &
Saturdays (8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)

September 16 - November 5, 2016*

Course Fee: $2,500

*No class October 7, 8, 14, and 15, 2016

Villanova University
Main Campus
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085
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About the Program

 

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 IFMA global job task analysis. These materials include:

  • Printed and e-version course materials
  • Interactive online study tools
  • Online FMP final assessments

Not only will you enhance your FM knowledge and skills, and qualify for the FMP credential (upon successful completion of the four online final assessments), the materials will serve as an ongoing reference of facility management practices. The course investment includes all course materials and FMP final assessments, but does not cover the FMP application fee.

 

Who Should Enroll?

This professional development program is designed for:

  • Facility management practitioners looking to increase their depth-of-knowledge in the foundational FM topics deemed critical by employers.
  • Individuals who are transitioning into the FM profession.
  • Related-industry practitioners such as architects, designers and safety engineers.
  • Facility-related product and service providers.
  • Students entering the profession from colleges, universities, certificate or technical programs.
  • Experienced FMs intending to pursue the CFM credential.

 

What Will You Learn?

With the help of our expert instructor and the comprehensive reading materials, you will explore the topics deemed critical by employers and practitioners worldwide.

  • Introduction to Operations and Maintenance
  • Assess Facility Needs
  • Manage/Oversee Operations and Maintenance of Building, Systems and Equipment
  • Manage/Oversee Occupant Services
  • Select the Best Resources
  • Measure and Optimize Operations and Maintenance Performance
  • Introduction to Project Management
  • Define Projects
  • Plan Projects
  • Manage and Oversee Projects
  • Close Projects
  • Finance and Business in the Facility Organization
  • Financial Management of the Facility Organization
  • Procurement in the Facility Organization
  • Contracts in the Facility Organization
  • Plan Strategically
  • Lead and Manage the Facility Organization
  • Provide Leadership to the Entire Organization 



Why Enroll in a Live Course?

By enrolling in this course, you’ll benefit from:

  • An experienced instructor who presents the IFMA FMP Credential Program materials in an easy-to-understand format.
  • Training close to home.
  • A structured learning environment to keep you on schedule.
  • Opportunity to build your peer network.
 

Employers: Ensure the Competency of Your Team - On-site Training Available!

 

By enrolling your employees in the program, you will:

  • Establish a common foundation of knowledge and vocabulary throughout your team.
  • Ensure the competency and professionalism of your employees.
  • Contribute to your organization's competitive advantage.
  • Improve staff retention and loyalty with a proven commitment to employee growth and career advancement.
  • Inspire your staff to strive for excellence.

By enrolling in this course, you’ll benefit from:

  • An experienced instructor who presents the IFMA FMP Credential Program materials in an easy-to-understand format.
  • Training close to home.
  • A structured learning environment to keep you on schedule.
  • Opportunity to build your peer network.
 

Employers: Ensure the Competency of Your Team - On-site Training Available!

By enrolling your employees in the program, you will:

  • Establish a common foundation of knowledge and vocabulary throughout your team.
  • Ensure the competency and professionalism of your employees.
  • Contribute to your organization's competitive advantage.
  • Improve staff retention and loyalty with a proven commitment to employee growth and career advancement.
  • Inspire your staff to strive for excellence.

Why Enroll in a Live Course?

By enrolling in this course, you’ll benefit from:

  • An experienced instructor who presents the IFMA FMP Credential Program materials in an easy-to-understand format.
  • Training close to home.
  • A structured learning environment to keep you on schedule.
  • Opportunity to build your peer network.
 

Employers: Ensure the Competency of Your Team - On-site Training Available!

By enrolling your employees in the program, you will:

  • Establish a common foundation of knowledge and vocabulary throughout your team.
  • Ensure the competency and professionalism of your employees.
  • Contribute to your organization's competitive advantage.
  • Improve staff retention and loyalty with a proven commitment to employee growth and career advancement.
  • Inspire your staff to strive for excellence.

 

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