Determine whether you have a basic foundational knowledge of FM as this knowledge is necessary to apply the SFP concepts and pass the final assessments. A Facility Management Overview is included in the SFP program as a refresher.
Order the IFMA SFP Credential Program, an all–inclusive training and assessment program that combines comprehensive reading materials to help you learn about sustainable facility practices from an FM perspective, interactive online study tools to test your understanding and retention, and final SFP assessments to qualify you to earn the SFP credential.
Study the electronic/printed training materials and complete the online interactive study tools for each focus area (in sequence) to enhance your skills and knowledge.
Complete the three online SFP final assessments with a passing score of 75% or higher.
Submit your SFP application (with application fee) to IFMA to validate your SFP credential. For a limited time, IFMA is waiving the SFP application. You can save up to US $210! Simply order the SFP Credential Program, and you will receive an email with your discount code.
Due to the dynamic and ever-changing nature of the sustainability environment, the SFP certificate will be issued with a three-year term of validity. After this time, SFPs will be expected to demonstrate their understanding of the latest developments in sustainability through an online course and assessment that will be available in 2013.