FMP Project Management


Facility managers make use of all aspects of project management beginning with planning, scoping, scheduling and ending with evaluating. Project planning and management are core skills in facility management. These skills are particularly important because of the wide range of projects assigned to any facility organization. Projects vary in scope, complexity, duration, and financial risk.

George Mason Continuing and Professional Education Facility Management Programs is an approved educational provider of The International Facility Management Association™ (IFMA ™) Facility Management Professional™ (FMP") credential program.

+ Features

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Project Management
  • Define Projects
  • Plan Projects
  • Manage and Oversee Projects
  • Close Projects

+ Requirements

The FMP credential is awarded by the International Facility Management Association (IFMA). Upon the conclusion of each of the four required courses, participants will need to successfully complete the online final assessments for each course. Once this has been accomplished, they will submit their FMP application, including the fee, to IFMA to finalize the awarding of the credential. 

Each final assessment is comprised of 50 questions. 

Required IFMA courses:

  • FM 0705: Operations and Maintenance
  • FM 0710: Project Management
  • FM 0715: Finance and Business
  • FM 0720: Leadership and Strategy

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) will be awarded by George Mason University.

+ Designed For

  • Early-to mid-career facility management practitioners seeking enhanced knowledge and skills.
  • Individuals who are transitioning into the FM profession.
  • Related-industry practitioners such as architects, designers and safety engineers.
  • Facility-related product and service providers.
  • Students entering the profession from colleges, universities, certificate, or technical programs.
  • Service providers.

+ Notes

Special Notice Regarding Refund and Cancellation Policy for all FM Courses: We are unable to process refunds for textbooks once received.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates


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