CPMM Certification

AFE Region 8 New England Certified Professional Maintenance Manager (CPMM) Review Class

2018 AFE New England CPMM Review Class – offered every March and November

Advance registration and payment is required. 

Next Class:
Our new logo for the AFE Certified Professional Maintenance Manager (formerly the Certified Professional Plant Manager)November
November 7-8-9, 2018 (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday)
Waltham, MA

Print a one page flyer on the November class.



We will conduct the AFE Certified Professional Maintenance Manager course in two 8-hour review classes covering the entire CPMM Review Pack. On the third day, there will be a 1-hour tutorial-exam preparation followed by a 4-hour open book exam based entirely on the CPMM Review Pack. The exam is a 200-question test, with 100 multiple choice and 100 true or false. A 70% score is needed in order to pass the examination.

The course covers the following:

  1. Preventive Maintenance and Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM)
  2. Predictive Maintenance (Infrared, Ultrasonic, Vibration & Chemical Analysis)
  3. Work Flow-Planning and Scheduling, Safety and Inventory Control Strategies
  4. Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS)
  5. Return on Investment, (ROI) & Life Cycle Cost (LCC)
  6. Indoor Air Quality, (IAQ) Documentation & Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)

You will have all the necessary materials and opportunities to ask questions.

Upon successful completion, you will join the ranks of AFE’s fastest-growing certification program as a CPMM.

Cost:  $995.00 AFE Members     $1,395.00 Non-Members


Register online now (directs you to AFE National website).

For registration questions, please contact Gabriella Rodriguez, AFE National Manager, Operations, 571.395.8772 or certification@afe.org

AFE New England holds its CPMM Review Class twice per year.

AFE New England holds its CPMM Review Class twice per year.


Day 1 & 2 – Review Class: 8 AM – 5 PM
8 hour review; covering all 13 Units of the Review Pack

Day 3: Tutorial & Open Book Exam: 8 AM – 1PM
 1 Hour Tutorial 8-9 AM followed by 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Exam

CPMM Exam Taking Tips:
Please review each Unit by first taking the Pre-Test (in pencil) then Read the Unit and then take the Unit Review Test (in pencil). Go the Appendix A and check answers. Make the necessary corrections and highlight, tab or underline the correct answers in each Unit.

November Class Location and Directions

Reservoir Place – Padanaram Room
1601 Trapelo Road, Waltham, MA

Directions: Take I-95 [Route 128] to Exit 28-B.  Turn right onto 1601 Trapelo Road –  Reservoir Place, Waltham, MA. Go to Main Entrance located directly under the Clocktower. The visitor’s parking lot is located on the right. Class will be held on the first floor in the Padanaram Room (just outside the café).
Free Parking.  Lunch on your own (available on site).

* This class is offered twice a year, in spring and winter.

Questions about the next class?

Please contact:
November 2018 Class Instructor
Ed Gagnon, CPMM
Email: edgagnon78@gmail.com.


Stephen Nicholas, CPMM
Region 8 CPMM Instructor and AFE National Professional Development Vice-Chair
Email: snicholas@airinds.com
Cell or Text: 978.265.1702

Learn more:  AFE CPMM Program        AFE’s other certifications (CPE, CPS, CFEA).

CPMM Review Class, December 2013 at Fort Bragg.

CPMM Review Class at Fort Bragg.


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