Professional licenses and certifications are an important step in shaping a successful Energy Management career. Schneider Electric now helps to facilitate this step by offering the online Professional Energy Manager (PEM)™ certification exam available through Energy University™. This exclusive program, developed in conjunction with the Institute of Energy Professionals (IEP), provides energy-focused individuals worldwide with a simple new option for earning a highly marketable and respected credential in the growing field of energy management.
Widely recognized energy credential; US and Metric exam offering
The primary objective of the PEM qualification is to enrich the talent and knowledge of business professionals in the field of energy management.
Examples of the educational benefits include the ability to:
- Discuss energy priorities and concerns in an authoritative manner
- Detect energy saving opportunities across building, factory, or data center domains
- Perform some limited independent energy analysis
- Prioritize projects and gain internal approval
- Evaluate, select, and acquire energy solutions
- Monitor and sustain efficiency gains
The PEM exam is supported by the energy efficiency curriculum, designed by Schneider Electric experts and is available in both US and SI (metric) formats. It is one of the longest running and well respected energy education programs offered in the US and is widely recognized by government energy managers. Now available online, the courses and exam are convenient and easily accessible to users worldwide.
Energy University platform trains and tests youThe Schneider Electric Energy University platform prepares students for the exam via a proprietary learning path comprised of free, self-paced, on-demand courses. As an added convenience, business professionals who sign on as students can purchase and complete the online certification exam on the Energy University site.
Energy University’s comprehensive curriculum of on-line courses helps both partners and end users to address the issues of energy management. Certification offers the opportunity for career advancement.