Professionals in management or supervisory positions who are responsible for operations and/or maintenance of complex or critical physical assets.
The Maintenance Management Professional (MMP) certification is awarded to professionals who successfully complete PEMAC’s Maintenance Management Professional (MMP) education program or demonstrate equivalent knowledge through the PEMAC "Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition" program. This certification gives its holders the right to utilize the "MMP" professional designation.
To Qualify for the MMP Certification
Receiving Maintenance Management Professional Certification from PEMAC is a statement that you have met, and continue to meet, a certain standard of professionalism. PEMAC lists MMP-certified individuals on the MMP registry of this site and licenses those individuals to use the letters "MMP" behind their name for a specific period of time. To initially qualify you must demonstrate one of the following on your initial application:
1. Complete of all of the modules in the MMP program with at least 60%
- OR -
2. Demonstrate equivalent education and experience in compliance with the PEMAC "Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition" program.
Maintaining your MMP Certification
When your MMP Certification expires the renewal requirements include signing off on the PEMAC Code of Ethics, demonstrating a minimum standard of continuing professional development (CPD), and payment of recertification fees.
After September 1, 2021 the CPD requirements to renew your MMP Certification will be as follows:
Minimum total of 120 hours over 3 years in at least two (2) of the following categories:
- Formal education and training
- Presentation and publishing
- Formal education and training delivery
- Community participation
- Informal education (max 20 hours/year)
- Professional Practice (max 20 hours/year)
The period that will be considered will be from July 1st to June 30th each year. This means that any CPD you undertake from July 1st 2021 will be counted. The first assessment of whether you have met the 3 year CPD requirements will be with renewals occurring in 2024.
Already certified? Log into the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) page on the PEMAC Member Portal to find more details about the CPD requirements, descriptions and examples of each category, as well as an exportable tracking tool for all your CPD requirements through PEMAC and beyond.
PEMAC Certification includes membership benefits, as well as continued opportunities for you to contribute to the development and recognition of the Maintenance Management profession.
Employer Recognition of MMP Certification
We have observed job postings that recommend or require MMP Certification posted by the following employers:
Aurora Cannabis, Inc
Bermuda Electric Light Company
Canlin Energy Corporation
City of Beaumont
City of Hamilton
Co-op Refinery Complex
Greater Toronto Airport Authority
Maple Leaf Foods
NOVA Chemicals Corporation
Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo
Riverside Natural Foods
Treehouse Private Brands