EMI Certification

Your Fast-Track to Energy Industry Success

If you’re seeking accelerated success in the oil, gas and power industries, Energy Management Institute’s Certification Program is for you. The only program of its kind designed to qualify and fast-track career-minded energy professionals, EMI’s Certification Program will give you a definitive edge in the fast-paced and increasingly competitive energy industry.

EMI’s certification will have a direct and meaningful impact on your energy career. You’ll gain invaluable specialized knowledge that can be applied and rewarded within the dynamic energy industry.

EMI’s accreditation is recognized and valued by the top energy-related employers who also make up the thousands of EMI alumni.

How EMI Certification Works

EMI prepares you by providing the most comprehensive and exciting training experiences available to energy professionals. Achieving the EMI certification culminates by passing our course-specific online examination.

Choose Your Certification

Choose the certification that meets your career path and goals. EMI offers two unique certifications:

Certified Energy Professional® (CEP®)

The first and only fully accredited designation for oil, gas and power industry practitioners in valuable roles including: Accounting, Marketing, Sales, Management, Distribution, Support, IT, Analyst, Operations, Industrial and Commercial.

EMI’s Certified Energy Professional® designation will give you a solid knowledge base in the fundamentals of the energy industry. Our CEP® certification will help you get ahead by demonstrating your commitment, ability and qualification to succeed in the oil, gas and power marketplace.

Certified Energy Trading Professional® (CETP®)

The first and only fully accredited designation for front, mid and back office practitioners in the exciting world of energy trading.

Whether your role focuses on the physical or financial energy market, EMI’s Energy Trading Professional certification helps ensure your meteoric rise and successful career in the dynamic world of trading. This program is designed specifically for those committed to trading operations throughout the world. EMI’s trading curriculum qualifies your knowledge base in futures, options, derivatives, technical analysis, best practices, and hedging for regulated and over-the-counter energy commodities.

Perfect for new or experienced employees looking for an edge to stand out and get ahead in roles pertaining to supporting trade floor operations or traders themselves.

Earn as You Learn

Each EMI course you complete earns EMI credits towards your certification.

Each full day of class work equals 3 credits: 2-day class = 6 credits, 1.5-day class = 5 credits,1-day class = 3 credits.

Many On Demand courses earn EMI credits. See our On Demand Courses page  and look for the courses that have EMI credits listed.

Credit Requirements:

Certification requires a minimum of 3 EMI courses and a total of at least 12 EMI Credits.

Courses must be chosen from a list of approved EMI courses applicable to your chosen certification path. Find your path and corresponding courses to CEP® and CETP® certifications here.

All required courses must be completed within 24 months of your program enrollment date to earn certification.

Applicable EMI courses that you’ve completed within 12 months prior to your enrollment in the certification program can be applied to your certification credits.

Save Training Dollars

When you’re enrolled in the EMI certification program, you’ll get a unique promo code that will give you a $200 discount* on each course you take towards earning your certification.  *Discount cannot be used for On Demand courses.

Certification Exam

After earning the required number of EMI credits, your certification is just a test away. The exam is administered online, at your convenience. Exam fee is $25.

Awarding of Certificate

Your certification includes a printed, framed certificate that we’ll mail directly to you upon successfully passing the certification exam. You’ll also receive a digital seal of certification that you’re authorized and encouraged to use on business cards, resumes, letter head, signature blocks, website, etc.

Continuing Education/Certification Retention

Keeping your certification is easy! Simply take 2 Live or eligible On Demand courses per year to retain your certification. Awarding of Certificate.