CPS Certification

A CPS Certification is for those who are currently a supervisory professional and would like to build on their specific competencies within the field of supervisory management.

To communicate your interest and receive updates on certification cohorts, please contact Keishia Jones or call (815) 753-9350.


Apply for the CPS Exam! 

Take the internationally recognized Certified Plant Supervisor training and exam brought to you by Illinois ASBO in partnership with the Association for Facilities Engineers (AFE). This prestigious certification develops necessary skills to improve overall job performance and exemplifies that you are a qualified expert in your field. 

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How to Register for the Certified Plant Supervisor (CPS) Certification Training & Exam

You MUST complete the AFE/Illinois ASBO application (and have it approved) in order to be accepted into the training. Download the application here.

Submit completed application to Keishia Jones or by fax at (815) 516-0184. After your application is approved, we will register you for the course. We will then mail out the study book to you so that you can begin self/independent study.

Please note there are additional fees from AFE for certification renewal.

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