TPM Specialist

TPM Specialist Certification Program


The TPM Specialist Certification Program is a certification system in which Japan Institute of Plant Maintenance (JIPM) certify individuals as they are qualified to become leaders or evangelists for the correct promotion and dissemination of TPM (Total Productive Maintenance).

TPM Specialist Certification Program

JIPM will start this program from 2024. Please confirm details as bellow.

Advantages of Certification

The TPM Specialist Certification Program is basically intended for TPM consultants, in-company promoters, and interpreters. The advantages of program for each position are as follows.


・TPM consultants

JIPM certify that individuals have a certain level of knowledge and teaching achievements, and the consultant himself/herself can indicate it. JIPM also disclose information about certified TPM consultants on the web page, so clients can easily check the certification status.


・TPM in-company promoters

The process of certification will help you acquire the correct TPM knowledge. In addition, you will be able to indicate your certification, which will help to enhance your status as a TPM promoter within your company.


・TPM interpreters

The process of certification will help you acquire the correct TPM knowledge. In addition, you will be able to indicate your certification, which will help you to prove to your clients that you are a knowledgeable interpreter.


Classes

The TPM Specialist Certification Program has four classes, with Platinum (Class S) being the highest level, followed by Gold (Class A), Silver (Class B), and Bronze (Class C). Each class has different requirements, such as knowledge, teaching achievements, and courses.


Applicants

The TPM Specialist Certification Program is basically for TPM consultants, in-company promoters, and interpreters. Please note that Platinum, Gold, and Silver classes require TPM teaching experience, so only consultants are qualified for these classes.


Applications are on a first-come, first-served basis and numbers may be limited.

Fee

[Bronze Class]

Course attendance/Test taking fee : 300,000 JPY

* No first registration fee (for 3 years)


[Silver/Gold/Pratinum Class]

Registration fee (for 3 years) : 150,000 JPY


Cautionary Points

TPM Specialist Certification Program is to certify that individuals have a certain level of knowledge for TPM and teaching achievements, and JIPM does not provide consulting or other mediation services. Please do not use this certification as a basis for any excessive or false publicity, dissemination of information, or requests to clients or others.


Application[The 1st Period: 24 June – 23 July 2024]

To apply for TPM Specialist program, you must register with the TPM Network, JIPM’s membership(registration-only) site. For information on registering with the TPM Network, please visit the following URL.


TPM Network https://jipmglobal.com/network/login


The first period of applications for TPM Specialists will be open from 24 June to 23 July 2024.


All applicants who apply during this period will be contacted regarding payment of the certification fee. After confirmation of payment, the on-demand trainingcourse and sit for the certification test in September 2024.

Registration with the TPM Network is required to apply for TPM Specialist Certification Program. For more information, see TPM Specialist Certification Program Guidelines.


More details : TPM Specialist Certification Program Guidelines