Facility Management Professional, Continuing Education Certificate
The Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC) has partnered with the Chesapeake Chapter of the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) to offer courses leading to the Facility Management Professional™ (FMP) credential. To earn the credential, all four courses must be successfully completed.
Students will be awarded a Continuing Education Workforce Training Certificate, and will have access to a Continuing Education academic record (transcript).
Upon successful completion of the classes and online tests, students will achieve a Facility Management Professional™ Continuing Education Workforce Training Certificate and a Facility Management Professional™ certification from the International Facility Management Association (IMFA).
International Facility Management Association (IMFA)
Financial Aid and Payment Options
Partial Payment Option (through Nelnet Business Solutions)
Tuition Waiver for those who qualify
Workforce Development Sequence Scholarship
Employer/Sponsor Paid Tuition
Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS)
Local Office of Workforce Development
This program is made up of four separate classes of 16 hours each. One class is scheduled per month for four months, and most classes are scheduled during the day on Friday and Saturday. Courses do not have to be taken in a particular order. Courses are offered at CCBC Catonsville.
High School Diploma or GED. Minimum age of 18.
Prior experience as a facility manager.
To apply, go to www.ccbcmd.edu/apply and complete the CCBC Non-Credit Workforce Training Certificate application. An email will then be sent with program information and any additional requirements necessary to apply for the program.
Open Entry – No screening or documentation required.
Program Course Sequence
Courses can be taken in any order.
The Facility Management Professional™ (FMP™) program is best suited for people who are already working in facilities management and want to advance their careers. A college degree increases employability.
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