Certification

Finding success with IOFM

With over 20,000 certified financial operations professionals worldwide, IOFM’s rigorous certification programs set the global standard for excellence in the accounting professions. Earning your certification through IOFM demonstrates a firm grasp of the fundamentals, a thorough understanding of best practices, and your commitment to accuracy and compliance, all of which are necessary to excel in your field. IOFM’s designations are held by individuals and departments at leading Fortune 500 companies, non-profit organizations, colleges and universities, and institutions around the world who value accuracy, efficiency, clarity and transparency in the accounting function.

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT IOFM

"I push for AP certification as a way for my team to earn more recognition and esteem across our organization. They are proud to include the APS designation in their email signature. The certification program has helped the team develop skills that are needed in a dynamically changing purchase to pay environment. They understand why we need to change current business processes to keep up with technology and incorporate best practices. Buzzwords like AI and RPA are no longer foreign to them as they now understand how this disruption in the business world also affects their personal life. They recognize keeping their knowledge and skills current helps with their career and overall contribution to the organization."

— Bill Plough, APM, APPM, CPRS, CAPP, The University of Vermont Medical Center

Getting certified with IOFM is as easy as...

Read

Entirely online and on-demand, the program includes a comprehensive study guide.

Suggested time: 4-6 weeks

Watch

Watch the 6-hour training video. One of IOFM’s instructors will walk you through the training material.

Suggested time: 4 weeks

Exam

10-14 weeks after beginning the program, you’ll take the pass/fail 100 multiple choice question exam in 90 minutes.

Join the Ranks of over 20,000 Certified Financial Operations Professionals