Maintenance management

World class maintenance

Transform your maintenance strategy to improve reliability, availability, safety and profit.

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Members: £1,095 + VAT
Non-members: £1,350 + VAT

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World class maintenance
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£1,095.00 £985.50 Plus vat
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£1,350.00 £1,215.00 Plus vat


Transform your maintenance strategy to improve reliability, availability, safety and profit.

This 2-day training program provides a comprehensive step by step overview of the fundamental techniques and best practices for developing, implementing and sustaining world-class maintenance programs. 

Learn how to increase asset reliability, reduce downtime, control costs and drive operational excellence. 

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Who should attend?

The course is suitable for maintenance technicians, engineers, supervisors, team leaders, engineering and maintenance managers and reliability professionals. It is particularly suited to those entering a maintenance role or those with responsibility for the application and improvement of maintenance plans, processes and procedures.

How will I benefit?

After the course you will be able to:

  • Develop a robust maintenance strategy for your organisation which will incorporate the necessary requirements for best practice
  • Identify the structures and processes necessary for your organisation to implement and support world class levels of maintenance
  • Lead and inspire your team to embrace and apply maintenance best practices to meet your organisational goals
  • Develop and use performance management through the application of relevant metrics and KPIs for maintenance and reliability
  • Recognise asset reliability definitions, measures and steps required to address reliability issues
  • Incorporate root cause analysis (RCA) and continuous improvement (CI) into maintenance plans and maintenance performance
  • Learn how the future of maintenance is being impacted by new developments in technology and digitalisation
Contributes 14 CPD hours

The course was fantastic and highlighted some key areas of improvement in the workplace.

Luke Stacey GSK

Key topics

  • Understanding the maintenance tools and techniques available, their strengths and weaknesses and areas of application
  • Learn how to select and use the most appropriate technique including reactive, preventive and predictive maintenance
  • How to build a business case for maintenance program investment 
  • Develop strong maintenance practices driven by data based decision-making
  • Use technology like CMMS systems and IoT sensors to enhance maintenance programs 
  • Discover the steps required to improve asset and process reliability 
  • Root cause failure analysis and the continuous improvement of maintenance plans and maintenance performance
  • The development of a pro-active maintenance culture through training, development and change management
  • Understand the role of planning, scheduling and spare parts management in the organisation
  • Build a strong culture to improve safety and productivity
  • Key approaches for continual measurement, benchmarking and improvement

Mapped against UK- SPEC competencies: B, C and E

  1. Design and development of processes, systems, services and products - For Chartered Engineers: ‘Apply appropriate theoretical and practical methods to the analysis and solution of mechanical engineering problems’ For Incorporated Engineers ‘Apply appropriate theoretical and practical methods to design, develop, manufacture, construct commission, operate, maintain, decommission and re-cycle mechanical engineering processes, systems, services and products’
  2. Responsibility, management or leadership - For Incorporated and Chartered Engineers: 'Provide Technical and commercial leadership’
  3. Professional commitment - For Incorporated and Chartered Engineers: ‘Demonstrate a personal commitment to professional standards, recognising obligations to society, the profession and the environment’

Meet our trainers

These trainers regularly teach World class maintenance.

  • Matthew Laskaj

    Matthew Laskaj

    Matthew is the Chair for the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Scottish Region and director of a successful engineering and training consultancy. With more than 25 years experience in a variety of countries worldwide, he has worked in a range of industries including manufacturing, food and beverage, refining, offshore oil and gas and renewable energy.

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  • Duration:
    2 days
  • Location:
    Virtual classroom
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  • UK-Spec:
    B, C, E

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4-10 Sep 2024 4, 5, 9 & 10 September 2024 (09:00 - 12:15 BST)
10% discount available until 4 July

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