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Arizona State University offers the only 100% online Facility Management Professional (FMP) Prep Course, designed to fit in the working professional’s schedule.  The course and materials are provided by IFMA FMP Certified Instructors/Professionals.  Straightforward videos are balanced with practical examples that prepare you to take your FMP Final Assessment to earn you FMP Credential.
  • 100% online
  • Go at your own pace (on-demand, 24/7)
  • Instructor is an FM professional
  • Videos are short so you can watch them on your own time
  • Don’t have to travel and pay for in-person sessions
Sign up today to get your FMP in as little as 10 days!
Contact Kristen Hurtado for more information:

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Many of today’s Facility Managers have full-time jobs, families and unpredictable schedules.
This is why we have built our program to be 100% online.

calendarStart any time
onlineAccess course materials anywhere
clockLearn at your own pace
no-travelNo travel or time off from work
expertLearn from an experienced
FM and industry expert

fmp-ifmaFacilities Management Professional Credential
An industry respected certification program that provides individuals with a foundation in the field of Facilities Management.

…developed by: ifma


In today’s job market, professionals are challenged to keep pace with the changing industry and to differentiate themselves.
The FMP will help professionals:

expertiseDemonstrate expertise and capability in FM
checklistPrepare individuals for the FM field with unique and challenging courses
enhanceEnhance individual and workplace professionalism
competitive-edgeIllustrate their competitive edge within the workplace
network-and-resourcesOpens up a network and resources for further career development
cfmOffers a basis for the Certified Facility Manager (CFM) Credential

The FMP benefits individuals that are looking to differentiate themselves with this highly regarded credential and demonstrated FM knowledge:

business-peopleCurrent Professionals
FMs, Building Managers, Operations Managers,
Plant Managers, Facility Engineers, Vendors, Suppliers
changeNew Professionals
Recent Career Change,
New Graduates
vendor-supplierFacility-Related Product & Service Providers
Vendors, Suppliers, Sub-Suppliers
construction-and-archRelated Professionals
Construction, Architecture,
Procurement, Supply Chain

International Facility Management Association
The most widely recognized international association of FM professionals.

enhance-chart-performance-increase-ifmaStriving “to advance the FM profession by providing exceptional services, products, resources and opportunities.”
With their credential and learning programs, regular conferences, and research, IFMA works towards the advancement of the FM field.  The FMP Credential stems from IFMA and gives practitioners the opportunity to enhance their career.


asu fulton engineering school ifma-accredited

Arizona State University‘s (ASU) School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment (part of the school of engineering) offers one of few IFMA Accredited FM graduate degree programs in the USA. With a large industry faculty base, many students and professionals have chosen ASU because it provides a highly practical curriculum, connects professionals across the globe, and is available online.

op-and-mainOperations & Maintenance – 9 videos
How to assess facility needs, manage occupants, utilize your
best resources, and measure and optimize your operations
Project Management – 10 videos
How to define, plan, manage,
measure, and close your projects
leaderLeadership & Strategy – 10 videos
How to plan strategically, and to
lead and manage your organization
financeFinance & Business – 8 videos
How to oversee the procurements, contracts,
and financial management of your organization

The following online tools and materials will be provided to help participants throughout the program:

teacherInstructor-led Videos for Every Chapter and Topic
Each video captures advanced FM knowledge and expertise from our industry expert, Patrick Okamura, via his 32+ years of experience as an FM. Patrick combines his practical know-how with IFMA’s key principles from their FMP manuals in order to prepare you to pass your FMP final assessments. His wisdom and insights will give you a deeper understanding and practical examples to draw from.
highlighted-manualStudy Guides
Important terms and critical concepts are highlighted in targeted study guides that allow you to review your knowledge before taking your FMP final Exam.
quizPractical Quizzes
Specific quizzes are also available to ensure you have a good understanding of the key concepts and give you practice prior to taking your FMP final assessments.
feedbackFeedback from Experts
Our “ask an expert” feature will be available for you to submit your questions and get immediate feedback and guidance from real FMs and industry professionals.
video-playerTutorial Support Videos
One hour of additional video is provided to support and help you to be successful in using the technologies and software to take these courses.


As a Facility Manager with over 32 years of industry experience and knowledge, Patrick Okamura has led several large organizations, such as Motorola, General Dynamics, and CBRE, to achieve increased levels of efficiency in their facilities operations.

In 2005, Patrick certified the largest LEED for Existing Buildings (EB) industrial facility in the United States, which was noted for its energy cost savings and reduction in water usage. He was nominated and received an IFMA Fellow in 2010 for his outstanding achievements and dedication to the FM field.

Patrick also served as the President of the Greater Phoenix Chapter of IFMA, the President’s Group, founding member of the Facility Management Research Institute, and is currently the President of the Central Arizona Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council.  Additionally, Patrick was a member of the IFMA committee that developed the materials for the Credentialing Programs.  He is an IFMA Certified Instructor for the FMP, SFP, and CFM, one of few active in the Southwestern USA.  He also teaches courses as an Adjunct Faculty Member at Arizona State University.


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