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).
  • Access to all courses available in the AOTMP® University course catalog.
  • An Efficiency First® Framework Guidebook (digital edition),
  • Access to each available Specialist Certification exam (2 pass attempts per exam per subscription period).
  • Access to each available Professional and Master Certification exam (2 pass attempts per exam per subscription period).
Access to 25 predetermined courses for the Onboarding package purchased.

No. You can, however, purchase individual courses to meet your specific learning objectives.

Courses included in an Onboarding package are available for 12 months from the purchase date.
Once a user is assigned to a course, certification, Onboarding package, Unlimited subscription, or Unlimited Pro subscription, it is not eligible for reassignment to another user.
Individual course purchases are available to view for 120 days from the purchase date.
  • Individual specialist certification purchases include access to courses and a certification exam (2 pass attempts) for 120 days from the purchase date. Exam retakes are available for an additional fee.
  • Individual professional and master certification purchases include an exam (2 pass attempts) plus an Efficiency First® Framework Guidebook (digital edition), a study guide, and study materials that are yours to keep. The exam is available for 120 days from the purchase date. Exam retakes are available for an additional fee.
  • Individual professional and master certifications include:
  • An Efficiency First® Framework Guidebook (digital edition).
  • An exam preparation guide.
  • Exam preparation study templates.
  • A certification exam (2 pass attempts).
  • 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.

All specialist, professional, and master certification credentials listed as available for purchase are renewable. If your certification is not listed as available for purchase, review the retired certifications list. Note that individuals holding certifications earned or renewed prior to the retirement date will remain active until the credentials expire.

Retired: Certified Silver Fixed & Mobile Management Professional Certification

Current: Certified Telecom Management Professional (CTMP)


 

Retired: Certified Gold Fixed & Mobile Management Professional Certification

Current: Certified Mobility Management Professional (CMMP)


 

Retired: Certified Platinum Fixed & Mobile Management Professional Certification

Current: Certified IT Management Professional (CIMP)


 

Retired: Certified Master Fixed & Mobile Management Professional Certification

Current: Start with one or more of the following:

  • Certified Telecom Management Professional (CTMP)
  • Certified Mobility Management Professional (CMMP)
  • Certified IT Management Professional (CIMP)

Then, advance to a new credential level with AOTMP® Master Certified, 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 exam validates best practice knowledge of the Efficiency First® Framework adoption practices and Telecom, Mobility & IT Management Center of Excellence creation practices.


 

For all Specialty Certifications Issued Prior to January 1, 2022, replace with on of the following as necessary:

  • Cloud Management Specialist I
  • Cloud Management Specialist II
  • Data Privacy Specialist
  • Mobility Audit & Optimization Specialist
  • Mobility Endpoint Security Specialist
  • Mobility Program Management Specialist
  • Mobility Strategy Specialist
  • Telecom Asset & Service Management Specialist
  • Telecom Audit Specialist I
  • Telecom Audit Specialist II
  • Telecom Contracts Specialist
  • Telecom Expense Management Specialist
  • Telecom MACD & Change Management Specialist

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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