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Facility Management Professional (FMP) Certificate Program At Columbus State

Build Your Career on a Solid Foundation

IFMA's Facility Management Professional (FMP) credential is an assessment-based certificate program demonstrating a proven comprehension of the foundations of facility management. It has been developed by a team of global industry experts to teach four knowledge domains: Operations and Maintenance, Project Management, Finance and Business Essentials, and Leadership and Strategy Essentials.

This course will help you:

  • Acquire the skills and knowledge that impact your organization.

  • Stand out from competing job candidates.

  • Transition into the facility management profession.

  • Gain the respect of your employers and peers.

  • Take a step closer to the Certified Facility Manager® (CFM®) certification.

  • Get the promotion you've been dreaming of.