Equipment Manager Specialist (EMS) Certificate

The AEMP Equipment Management Specialist (EMS) Certificate program is an online professional development opportunity for you and your fleet team to take operations to the next level. Our education is focused on building excellence in equipment management and the EMS program is an industry recognized first stop on the path of developing and recognizing equipment management excellence. 

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Team Enrollment Scholarship 
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The EMS course brings an enormous amount of value to fleet teams.  By taking this online course at the same time as a group from your company, it creates a learning community within your company and offers common vocabulary and discussions around the content found within the EMS course and the 17 core competencies. To help increase the number of fleet teams we have simultaneously enrolled, we are offering a 100% full scholarship for one individual when 5 people from your team are enrolled. 

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"I have always worked with equipment and managed shops and fleets, this certificate is the recognition of those years of work and the preliminary step to continue and seek the CEM credential."  ~ Fleet Manager, EMS graduate

 

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The Equipment Management Specialist (EMS) program is designed for equipment management 
PROFESSIONALS seeking professional development surrounding the 17 competencies necessary in equipment and asset management, in addition to better understanding the depth and breadth of the equipment industry, while also gaining the ability to interact on a higher level with fleet-related professionals. The Equipment Management Specialist Certificate is an assessment-based certificate recognizing the competency of any individual involved with managing and maintaining heavy, off-road equipment in a private, municipal, or government fleet intensive organization. 

DEVELOP YOUR TEAM
Get everyone on the same page 

We serve and educate the largest and most success construction and fleet/equipment intensive companies in North America.  Dozens of companies & organizations use the EMS course to on-board, develop, train and advance their equipment management teams.

Everyone from the administrative support staff to the procurement & acquisition staff have benefited from understanding all aspects of equipment management.  By taking this online course at the same time as a group from your company, it creates a learning community within your company and offers common vocabulary and discussions around the content found within the EMS course and the 17 core competencies.   

Individual Professional Development

Invest in growing your career and your expertise! New to equipment? Gain the foundational knowledge needed to successfully manage equipment, while gaining exposure to areas of equipment management you may not have participated in, known of or had exposure to.  


Years of experience?
The average years of experience of an EMS applicant is 12 years.  By participating, individuals gain exposure to areas within equipment management they haven't been involved in or need to increase their knowledge of in order to advance their career.  The EMS certificate is often the recognition needed after years in the field.  

Being new to the industry, I am learning a lot, yet also fighting to gain credibility.  

Being new to the industry, I am learning a lot but also fighting to gain credibility.  I feel this will help as well as further my knowledge. ~ Fleet & Logistics Support, EMS graduate

 

 BECOME CERTIFIED - Take the first step 

  • The EMS Certificate Program is often the first step for anyone interested in earning the Certified Equipment Manager (CEM) designation.  
  • This course serves individuals that have fewer than the five years’ experience required to earn your CEM designation.
  • Offered entirely online, The EMS course is an additional study opportunity to prepare for the Certification Program. 

EMS Certificate Course Details

 Online Only:                      Access:                           Time:                           Cost:                    Exam:                                 
  • Self-study
  • Self-Paced
  • 24 hours/day
  • 7 days/week
  • Access for 1 year
  • Approx.
    35-40 hours total
  • $545 per enrolee
  • 100 Questions
  • 70% or better 
  • Earns the EMS Certificate

Candidates will guide themselves through the material and activities under no set schedule.  However, all course materials are available for the duration of one year from the candidate’s enrollment date.  It is estimated that the time required to complete the course is between 35-40 hours. The primary learning objective is to know, define, identify and recall the 17 competencies covered in the Career Equipment Fleet Manager manual. Our Equipment Management Specialist (EMS) online educational program leads to earning the AEMP Equipment Management Specialist (EMS) Certificate. 

EMS Program Tuition:  $545 

  • Tuition covers the online EMS100: a 17-lesson online course; exam fee; and pdf version of The Career Equipment Fleet Manager Manual.  

INDIVIDUAL ENROLLMENT HERE

Team Enrollment Scholarship

100% full scholarship for one individual when 5 people from your team are enrolled. 

Enter Code: EMSBundle

TEAM ENROLLMENT HERE

Areas of Competencies Tested

An Equipment Management Specialist is an individual who possesses basic knowledge of the 17 competencies covered in the Career Equipment Fleet Manager manual.

Financial Management

Benchmarking

Employee Training

Outsourcing

Customer  Service

Procurement & Acquisition

Life Cycle

Environmental

Parts Management

Risk Management

Specifications

Human Resources

Preventive Maintenance

Warranty & Performance Guarantees

 

 

Information Technology

Safety

Shop & Facility Management

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