AOTMP® University

Certification Bundles

Certifications take training to the next level by teaching and validating a specific set of knowledge and skills.  

Start by choosing the Certification level that's right for you

We’ve created these bundles to make it easier than ever to take – and pass – your exam.

Specialist Certifications

Choose any of our 14 Specialist Certifications to learn and verify knowledge of specific telecom, mobility, and IT management practices. Each Specialty Certification is bundled with between 5 and 8 AOTMP® online courses upon which the included exam is based.

Certification exam included.

Online courses based on topic included.

Digital badge included for authentication.

Credentials valid for 24 months.

Scope:

Telecom, Mobility, or IT
Foundation & Intermediate Topics.

Based on:

AOTMP® Online Courses

Professional Certifications

Professional Certifications are two-year credentials for practitioners who have a desire to validate their performance, receive recognition for competency, and enrich their reputation amongst peers. The credential validates best practice knowledge of the Efficiency First® Framework and operational application of Framework principles to a specific technology portfolio area. The Efficiency First® Framework Guidebook is the primary study guide to prepare for the certification exam.

Certification exam included.

Includes Efficiency First®  Framework Guidebook

Digital badge included for authentication.

Credentials valid for 24 months.

Scope:

Efficiency First® Framework
Telecom, Mobility, or IT management practice areas.

Based on:

Efficiency First® Framework Guidebook

Choose Practice Area:

Master Certification

Master Certification is a two-year credential for leaders who have a desire to validate their performance, receive recognition for competency, and enrich their reputation amongst peers. The credential validates best practice knowledge of the Efficiency First® Framework adoption practices and Telecom, Mobility & IT Management Center of Excellence creation practices.

Certification exam included.

Includes Efficiency First®  Framework Guidebook

Digital badge included for authentication.

Credentials valid for 24 months.

Scope:

Telecom, Mobility, and IT
Management applications.

Efficiency First® Framework
Adoption practices.

Center of Excellence
Adoption practices.

Based on:

Efficiency First® Framework Guidebook

Choose this Certification:

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Top 5 Reasons Our Members and Customers Train & Certify

  • Increase their contribution & business value​

  • Validate their skills & add prestige and recognition to their career​

  • Keep current with technology & best practices

  • Increase job satisfaction and team retention​

  • Increase productivity and efficiency while helping to reduce costs

  • Focused on Your Environment

    You are in the business of managing technology - for the business. We are in the business of making you excellent. Our training is specialized in operational and financial telecom, mobility & IT management best practices.

  • Built from Best Practices

    Based on best practices taken from decades of experience with thousands of organizations – between AOTMP®, our customers and our members, we know what works and what doesn’t.

  • Based on the Efficiency First® Framework

    The Efficiency First® Framework is a standardized methodology for managing telecom, mobility & IT environments, supported by two US Patents; think ISO or Six Sigma-like. ​

Our training is different, in the best way.

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  • Access to all courses available in the AOTMP® University course catalog.
  • Access to each available Specialist Certification exam (1 pass attempt per exam per subscription period).

12 months is the standard period.

Once a user is assigned to a course, certification bundle, or unlimited subscription it is not eligible for reassignment to another user.

Individual course purchases and individual specialist certification bundle purchases include access to courses and a certification exam (1 attempt to pass) for 120 days from the purchase date. Exam retakes are available for an additional fee.

Individual professional and master certification bundles include:

    • An Efficiency First® Framework Guidebook (digital edition).
    • An exam preparation guide.
    • Exam preparation study templates.
    • A certification exam (1 attempt to pass). Exam retakes are available for an additional fee.

Study and complete the courses associated with each certification prior to attempting the exam.

  • Read and study the Guidebook.
  • Reference the exam preparation guide.
  • Use the exam preparation study templates.

All specialist, professional, and master certifications are valid for 24 months from the credentials issue date.

Complete a 35-question online exam in 60 minutes or less and achieve a score of ≥80%.

Complete a 35-question online exam in 60 minutes or less and achieve a score of ≥80%.

  • Complete a 75-question online exam in 90 minutes or less and achieve a score of ≥80%.
  • Submit 3 reference letters attesting to your experience and contributions to Telecom, Mobility & IT Management Center of Excellence strategy and strategy execution (2 reference letters from peers; 1 reference letter from your supervisor, manager, or a senior leader).
  • Submit 1 case study that demonstrates your knowledge of Efficiency First® Framework principles as they apply to Telecom, Mobility & IT Management Center of Excellence strategy or strategy execution. The case study must contain and clearly articulate the business problem identified, the strategy implemented, your role in the solution implemented, and the results achieved.

Purchase and pass a recertification exam before credential expiration.

Purchase and pass a recertification exam before credential expiration.

Purchase and pass a recertification exam, submit 3 reference letters, and submit 1 case study / project before credential expiration.

  • A downloadable certificate suitable for printing and framing.
  • A digital credentials badge that authenticates your achievement.

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