In order to attain any of the IEnMP certifications, the candidate is required to meet the eligibility requirements for education and experience. The Certified Practitioner in Energy Management Systems (CP EnMS) is for individuals who have demonstrated knowledge and working experience in energy management system related activities. This certification is a prerequisite for both the SEP Lead Auditor and SEP Performance Verifier certifications.
Additionally the Energy Professionals International (EPI) Institute has established an internationally relevant certification scheme for ISO 50001 Lead Auditor meeting the requirements for ISO/IEC 17024 accreditation and suitable for adaptation to country- specific needs. The scheme and international exam will improve consistency of ISO 50001 certification outcomes by establishing a standardized and high level of knowledge and skills for ISO 50001 auditors globally. The EPI ISO 50001 Lead Auditor Certification is being offered by IEnMP, and it is also a prerequisite to the SEP Lead Auditor certification.