Certified Practitioner in Energy Management Systems

Course Description

The Certified Practitioner in Energy Management Systems (CP EnMS) assists organizations in implementing the ISO 50001 energy management system and the SEP program requirements.

The CP EnMS training program combines online learning with a face-to-face classroom workshop. The online pre-course will focus on many of the knowledge competencies that a CP EnMS is expected to have. The classroom training will focus on the performance skills required to implement ISO 50001 and the SEP program requirements.

Course ID: ENER 3101P
Course Format: Classroom

Important Course Information

This course is taught in a classroom but includes an online pre-course to be completed before the classroom session begins.

Access to the content for this course requires you to set up a password for your Georgia Tech (GT) account different from your account and password on this website.  

After you complete your registration follow the "How to Access Your Course Content" instructions which display on the section details (summary) page for this course.

Available Classroom Sections

Start Date End Date Registration Deadline Format Location Cost CRN
Section Details Jun 11, 2018 Jun 14, 2018 Friday, June 1, 2018 - 23:59 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,895 18408
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CRN Start date End date Format Location Cost
14490 Jun 16, 2014 Jun 19, 2014 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,895
14492 Oct 6, 2014 Oct 9, 2014 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,895
15438 Feb 24, 2015 Feb 27, 2015 Classroom Chicago, Illinois $0
15439 Jun 15, 2015 Jun 18, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,895
16448 Feb 8, 2016 Feb 11, 2016 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,895
16328 Jun 13, 2016 Jun 16, 2016 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,895
16330 Oct 3, 2016 Oct 6, 2016 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,895
17372 Mar 20, 2017 Mar 23, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,895
17374 Jun 12, 2017 Jun 15, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,895
17376 Oct 9, 2017 Oct 12, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,895

Special Discounts

There are discounts available for this course. Please use one of the coupon codes below at checkout. Note: Only one coupon code can be used per shopping cart.

Groups: If 2 or more people from your organization are registering for this course, you can recieve 10% off.  Use coupon code MULTI.

Who Should Attend

Energy system auditors and energy management professionals interested in attaining the CP EnMS certification to support the SEP program.

How You Will Benefit

  • Prepare to take the Certified Practitioner for Energy Management Systems (CP EnMS) Exam.
  • Develop ability to provide critical technical assistance to industrial and commercial facilities that want to become certified to ISO 50001 and the Superior Energy Performance (SEP) program
  • Identify and prioritize opportunities for improvement
  • Document criteria and methods for selection of SEUs
  • Discuss energy data and develop a process for updating an energy review
  • Calculate energy performance, identify targets, and develop an action plan
  • Create fuel consumption models
  • Develop valid models for using the measurement and verification (M&V) protocol
  • Modify current procedures for design and procurement to meet ISO 50001 requirements
  • Determine O&M criteria for equiptment
  • Review an internal audit procedure based on ISO 50001 and MSE 50021 requirements
  • Evaluate the implementation and effectiveness of an organization's CAPA system


  • Introduction to CP EnMS Program
  • Energy Review Part I: Energy Analysis
  • Energy Review Part II: Opportunities
  • Energy Review Part III: Significant Energy Uses
  • Energy Review Part IV: Relevant Variables
  • Energy Review Part V: General
  • EnPI, Baselines and Energy Performance
  • Objectives, Targets and Action Plans
  • M & V Protocol Part I
  • M & V Protocol Part II
  • Procurement and Design
  • Operational Control
  • Monitoring, Measuring and Analysis
  • Scorecard
  • Internal Audit Program
  • Energy Performance
  • CAPA



  • Attendees with international addresses must purchase copies of the ISO 50001 and MSE 50021 standards and bring them to class. By contractual agreement, the standards cannot be shipped outside the US.


  • Attendees with US addresses will receive copies of the ISO 50001 and MSE 50021 standards via US mail and must bring them to class.

Additional Resources

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Carol Aton


The computer-based CP EnMS certification exam is administered separately by the Institute for Energy Management Professionals (IEnMP). Please contact them directly at support@ienmp.org or visit their web site, www.ienmp.org for more information.