Reach Your ProFM Goal with the Support of an Expert Instructor.

Offered by Global Education Partners, instructor-led courses teach the ProFM® Credential Program in an in-person or online classroom format.

An Instructor-Led Course May be Your Perfect Fit if You:

  • Learn best in a structured setting with the support of an expert instructor and discussion with your peers.
  • Require a set schedule and encouragement to keep you on track with your studies.
  • Want to take advantage of company/employee tuition reimbursement programs.
  • Wish to expand your professional network and share industry best practices.

I truly enjoyed EVERY portion of this course and I am very very happy I found time to attend. The instructors were very knowledgeable in their respective areas. I will recommend this program to everyone at my company.

ProFM Course Participant, Aug. 2018

What's Included in the ProFM Credential Instructor-Assisted Course?


  • Structured course syllabus: Your ProFM-credentialed instructor will guide you through a set syllabus and assignments to ensure you stay on track to complete your ProFM credential.
  • Online or in-person classroom format: Courses are available in either the traditional in-person classroom format or online format.
  • Instructor guidance: Your expert instructor will use class time to highlight important topics, share FM insights, and discuss questions.
  • Class discussions: Discuss topics and share experiences with other ProFM candidates across a variety of industries.

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  • Reading materials, accessible online by embedded e-reader and also provided as printed books, include 5 modules:
    Module 1: Competencies for Facility Professionals
    Module 2: Asset Management
    Module 3: Risk Management
    Module 4: Business Management
    Module 5: Operations & Maintenance
  • Printed books are also available for an additional US$50 (plus shipping and taxes)
  • Mobile-optimized online study tools, available for 12 months, will help you develop a personalized study plan, apply and test your comprehension of the ProFM Body of Knowledge topics. These online tools include:
  • Pre-test

    Evaluate your initial knowledge to identify areas of strength and weakness.

  • SmartStudy

    Build a customized study plan using your pre-test results to target your most challenging topics and optimize your preparation time.

  • Section quizzes

    After reading each section, test your comprehension, retention, and ability to apply concepts.

  • Flashcards

    Review key facility management terms and definitions.

  • Progress Report

    Track your activities and scores.

  • Resource Center

    Access additional FM resources, feedback links and more.

  • Online Access Period

    12 months from date of purchase.


  • Part 1: Knowledge Exam – Designed to measure your breadth of knowledge in the FM profession, based on the 19 functional knowledge areas and five (5) cross-functional competencies of the ProFM Body of Knowledge.
  • 75 Multiple Choice Questions

  • 90 minute time limit

  • Part 2: Application Exam – Designed to test your ability to apply your skills to real-world scenarios that you may encounter in your work. Questions focus on reviewing and critically analyzing different situations to best apply the ProFM knowledge and competencies.
  • 50 Multiple Choice Questions

  • 90 minute time limit

  • Complete on your own device, at a convenient time and place
  • Assessment may be repeated at no additional fee until you pass with a score of 70% or higher (within your 12 month access period)
  • Submit your final results online to receive your official certificate

Instructor-Led Courses