The Self-Study program allows you to prepare and earn the ProFM® credential anytime, anywhere with online reading materials, interactive online study tools, and the online ProFM final assessment. You have the freedom to structure your credential goals around your busy or unpredictable schedule.
The Self-Study Program May be Your Perfect Fit if You:
- Have a very busy and/or unpredictable schedule and can’t commit to attending classes.
- Prefer to prepare on your own, at your own pace.
- Have the commitment and drive to stay on track with your studies.
Due to COVID-19 isolation measures, we are unable to ship printed materials at this time. When normal operations resume, customers will be contacted directly and given the option to order the printed books.
The ProFM Credential Program was designed to offer a complete, online study experience. All resources from the printed books and more are available as part of the online study tools.
What's Included in the Self-Study Program?
- Includes: Online reading materials (printed versions also available), online study tools and online final assessment
- Online Access Period: 12 Months
- Cost: US$1695 (plus applicable taxes). Printed reading materials may be added for US$50 (plus shipping & applicable taxes)
PROFM CREDENTIAL PROGRAM (ONLINE + PRINT)
- 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:
ONLINE PROFM FINAL ASSESSMENT
- 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.
- 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.
- 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