APPA’s CEFP Credentialing Program

APPA’s CEFP Credentialing Program2022-10-13T18:44:59+00:00

ERAPPA is investing in your future! APPA’s CEFP Credentialing Program

ERAPPA offers access to APPA’s CEFP Credentialing Program for a reduced cost!

This opportunity is available to all ERAPPA institutional members in good standing.

The prep course and exams are now offered exclusively online. For more information about the Credentialing program, go to:

Please note that once the prep course is purchased, you will have access to the online course for 90 days. Your exam must be scheduled within 30 days after your 90-day prep course access expires. With the CEFP credential, the holder must accrue 120 APPA units every four years and apply for renewal (go to: for more information). The cost for recertification is not included with this offer.

When you use the ERAPPA discount code, you are affirming that you will take the examination within 30 days after the 90 day course.  ERAPPA coupons require prior authorization from your immediate supervisor or manager prior to registration for the course. 

Managers or supervisors should send an email directly to Kelly Ostergrant at giving you authorization to take the course and use the ERAPPA coupon, which should include your name and email address.  Once Kelly receives this email, you will be able to register for the course.

The registration process is simple:

1.      Click on this link, and it will bring you to the APPA’s “Purchase Options” for the CEFP. This gives you the ERAPPA coupon code you need at check out.

2.      Click on Login/Enroll.

3.  Once you enter the user ID and password, it brings you to a page where you will type in the ERAPPA Coupon Code and then click on the “Checkout” at the bottom. Continue to follow the screen prompts until your registration is completed. Once complete, you will receive an email with instructions for accessing your online curriculum portal as well as instructions for registering to take the exam

The Certified Educational Facilities Professional (CEFP) credential represents the highest standards of performance and understanding in educational facilities management. CEFP is the only facilities credential that focuses on your professional development while encompassing the full, multi-disciplinary range of educational facilities management principles and practices – from planning, design, and construction to daily operations and general management.

Obtaining the CEFP is both a personal commitment and a professional development journey. And it is APPA | Leadership in Education Facilities management training, best practices, standards, and research – that supplies you with the training tools that take you on your path to success.

The APPA training you receive is the official and approved CEFP Credentialing Curriculum. The CEFP Credentialing Curriculum will provide you with access to the latest theory, understanding, and most widely-recognized and successful practices in our profession. Better yet, it’s now available to you completely online, through the APPA Learning Center.

For more information, please contact Kelly Ostergrant, APPA Credentialing Coordinator,; or 615-294-5780.

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