Learn the essential skills to get started with maintenance management.

We offer this training course as an introduction to the principles and techniques required in maintenance management. As a participant, you will gain an understanding of:

  • Key elements that make up an effective maintenance management system
  • The challenges associated with implementing, maintaining and improving this system

Key outcomes

By the end of this course, you will (at a minimum) be able to:

  • Understand the importance of maintenance policies and procedures to ensure alignment with business and operational needs
  • State the principles of sound maintenance work management
  • Understand techniques for managing maintenance performance
  • Describe key tools for maintenance and reliability analysis and improvement
  • Understand key principles underpinning sound materials, parts and inventory management

Course outline

  • What is Maintenance?
  • Why do we do Maintenance?
  • Maintenance interfaces with other Organisational Functions
  • Maintenance Efficiency vs Maintenance Effectiveness
  • Key Maintenance Management and Improvement processes
  • Discussion
  • What is Maintenance Work Management?
  • A Typical Maintenance Work Management Framework
  • Identifying Work
  • Planning Work
  • Scheduling Work
  • Executing Work
  • Completing Work
  • Analysing Work History
  • Reflection
  • The Role of a CMMS
  • Potential benefits of using a CMMS/EAM
  • Master Data Requirements
  • Challenges of ensuring good data
  • Inventory Management
  • Parts Catalogue, Parts List and Bill of Materials
  • Discussion
  • Why Measure Performance?
  • What are maintenance performance measures used for?
  • Typical Maintenance Performance measures
  • Importance of Data Quality
  • Analysing Performance Measures
  • The Performance Management Process
  • Reflection
  • Lean Maintenance Tools
  • 5S
  • Visual Workplace
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Discussion
  • Reliability Centred Maintenance and PM Optimisation
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Discussion
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21 Mar 2022 - 22 Mar 2022
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17 Oct 2022 - 18 Oct 2022
7 Nov 2022

Introduction to Maintenance Management

  • Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Online
  • From $765.00 excl. GST
  • Online:
    Four 2-hour sessions over 2 days
  • Face to face:
    One 8-hour session

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This course is not formally assessed, though it includes exercises and group discussion to reinforce learning and to give participants the confidence to apply knowledge in the workplace.

Customise this course to match your training needs.

We realise that your challenges may be unique, so we welcome enquiries regarding customising or expanding any of our courses to meet your specific training needs. An obligation-free discussion with one of our expert consultants is a great place to start.