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005. Certified Maintenance Specialist - CMS Module Five: Structures & Finishes

In this Module of the CMS Course, you will learn about: Construction Types, Structural Problems, Interior Finishes & Repairs.

Exam Information: To become certified as a CMS Certified Maintenance Specialist®, you must complete the CMS course and take the CMS Exam. An additional registration form and $115 fee for the CMS exam is required. The CMS exam is 1.5 hours long, open book exam with 75 multiple choice questions. You must score 75% or better to pass (answering at least 56 questions correctly). 

Choose How to Take the Exam:  On a computer at a PSI computer testing center near you. Computer testing gives immediate test results and flexible time to take the exam. 

At an PHTA national, regional or chapter-sponsored testing event. A list of upcoming events can be found at PHTAUniversity.org. You will receive your exam results by US Mail approximately 3 weeks after the exam. 

Test at a community college or university near you. Proctored exams must be taken at an accredited college or university.

Contact phtauniversity@phta.org or call 703-838-0083 ext. 127 if you need additional information. Visit this page for more information: CMS Information

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  • Non-Member: $99.00