Twenty-Four Things Every FM Should Know

Facility professionals, leading FM experts, and FM employers from around the globe have come together to create the ProFM Body of Knowledge. This Body of Knowledge includes the 24 competencies and knowledge areas required of today’s facility professionals, and is the foundation of the ProFM credential. Learn more about what’s included in the ProFM Body of Knowledge.

The ProFM Credential Program Teaches the Entire Body of Knowledge


The ProFM Credential Program includes everything you need to build your FM knowledge and skills, prove your competency, and earn the ProFM credential. It teaches and tests the ProFM Body of Knowledge through online reading materials, study tools, and the ProFM final assessment. Get more details.

Three Learning Options to Earn the ProFM Credential Your Way

Three learning options give you the ability to choose your perfect fit based on your personal preferences for scheduling, budget, instructor support and location. All learning options include the ProFM Credential Program reading materials, online study tools and online final assessment. Select an option below for more details.


Earn the ProFM at your own pace, where and when it’s convenient, with reading materials, online study tools and the online final assessment.


Enjoy the guidance of an experienced instructor together with peer discussion, reading materials, online study tools and the online final assessment.


Create a customized training program for local or geographically dispersed teams of 2+ based on the self-study or instructor-led learning option.

We Need You to Join the Effort. How Will You #TransformFM?

It’s an exciting time in FM – roles and responsibilities are changing and growing to encompass more than ever before. To keep up with this evolution, we’ve created the ProFM Credential, a comprehensive program to set a new global standard in the industry. But we need your help to ensure ProFM contains exactly what you and your organization need to succeed.
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