Facility Management Professional™

Earn the must-have FMP credential

FMP® Certificate

IFMA’s Facility Management Professional (FMP) designation is a knowledge-based credential for FM professionals and industry suppliers looking to increase their depth-of-knowledge in the core FM topics deemed critical by employers. By earning the must-have FMP credential, you will join over 7,200 professionals worldwide who have improved their knowledge, enhanced their skills, and gained immediate credibility with employers, clients and peers. Watch a short video of what current FMPs are saying.

How do I earn the FMP?

The IFMA FMP Credential Program is the only tool you’ll need to earn your FMP credential. The program will help you gain a solid understanding of the facility management profession, develop the knowledge and skills demanded by employers and, ultimately, earn the FMP credential!


Benefits of the FMP

Why pursue the FMP credential?

  • The FMP can help you gain a competitive advantage and improve your job performance through education and recognition.
  • Build practical skills you can apply to your job immediately, resulting in cost-savings and added value to your organization.
  • Earn professional credibility and recognition from current and potential employers, clients, work teams and peers.
  • Earn LEED Maintenance CE credits: LEED Professionals can earn 60 general continuing education hours upon completion of the full FMP program or 15 hours per individual course.
  • Earn IFMA-issued CEUs. Learn more.

Why should employers support the FMP?

  • 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.
  • Corporate/group training options and discounts are available. More information.