After organizing several certification rounds in Egypt under the patronage of the Egyptian Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy, RCREEE in cooperation with League of Arab States welcome all industrial, service and commercial establishments and individuals interested in the market of energy managers to register at PA-CEMP program.

PA-CEMP is an in-depth professional certification program for energy mangers tailored for the Arab region. PA-CEMP is endorsed by the Executive Bureau of the Arab Ministerial Council of Electricity during their 32th session on May 31, 2016. PA-CEMP aims to assist organizations and program administrators in planning and implementing Energy Efficiency programs and measures in the Arab region. Also, it aims at equipping entities and professionals with the latest technologies, energy essentials and the effective means with solutions to reduce energy consumption in a cost effective approach.

Besides, PA-CEMP will enable all participants with different educational backgrounds to create a commercially viable energy concept. This helps organization to directly apply what the participants learnt in the program and to use energy efficiently and save money.

The programs comes in accordance with the New Electricity Law 87 for the year 2015 which requests large users above 500 kW of connecting capacity to assign Energy professional for EE with reporting responsibilities and the Executive regulation of the law issued in 2016.

  1. Program & Content

The program consist of 02 parts:

  • 05 day preparatory training courses
  • 03 hour written exam

The technical content of PA-CEMP is developed by Econoler Inc. The content (manual and sessions) covers the below areas:


This section tackles all matters related to electrical systems in terms of production, distribution and consumption within all kinds of facilities.


PA-CEMP reviews the engineering principles, application and energy conservation measures of the different thermal systems in industrial facilities and commercial buildings.

Energy Management

PA-CEMP focuses on developing a supporting management structure to enable deep efficiency improvement within the different industrial and building facility as well as some guidance will be provided on establishing an energy management system (EnMS) according to the requirement of ISO 500001.


PA-CEMP is distinguished by including national situation updates, where applicants are required to prove knowledge of his country energy status.


Training course materials will be presented in English.

2. Logistic Details

2.1 Organizers:

  • League of Arab States
  • Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE)

 2.2 Date and location:

  • Duration: 05 day intensive training course followed by 03 hour written exam
  • Date: 28 Nov – 2 Dec 2021
  • Time: 9:00 -16:00 (30h in total)
  • Venue:  RCREEE premises Cairo-Egypt

2.3 Applicant Eligibility:

  1. Applicants must be working full time in a governmental, commercial, or industrial facility responsible for energy, operation, production, or maintenance or Energy Service Provider, Energy Management consultant, or Auditor
  2. Years of Experience: Varies according to applicant background as follows;
  • Applicants holding an engineering bachelor: a 03-year experience in energy engineering/management
  • Applicants holding a non-engineering bachelor: a 05-year experience in energy engineering/management
  • Applicants holding a technical degree: a 08-year experience in energy engineering/management

2.4 CEMP Fees:

6000 EGP for participants

2.5 Application Process

The process includes the following steps (all documents are to be submitted as a complete file)

Only eligible candidates will be contacted for fee payment. Places are secured by fee payment.

3. Contact persons

More details on the program are available on PA-CEMP project page

Please direct all communications concerning the training course to PA-CEMP Program secretariat (