EMP certification is available to industry professionals who are responsible for managing and continually improving energy performance in commercial buildings. The scope of the EMP program is aligned with the Energy Management Professional consensus qualifications guidelines established by the U.S. Department of Energy.

 EMP certificants:

Plan effective energy management

Manage energy information

Implement energy management programs

Manage budgets and finances

Implement energy efficient projects

Manage energy communications

Steps to becoming EMP Certified

Review the information regarding the EMP certification program, including details about how to prepare for the examination. Download EMP Candidate Handbook

Register for the EMP Examination. Download EMP Application

Take and pass the EMP Exam.


Individuals employed by an EMA member company, or by a company that has submitted a completed application EMP Application & Exam Fee $500. All other individuals, $750.

For more information contact Ed Armstrong at 202 737-1334
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