Maintenance Development and Planning 101

Maintenance Development and Planning 101

Maintenance Development and Planning 101

Course Summary

This course provides an introduction to the key technical and financial principles, concepts and processes that underpin the development and implementation of an effective maintenance program which delivers organisational requirements.

Intended Audience

  • Individuals who wish to gain the knowledge to become a Certified Associate in Asset Management (CAAM)
  • Individuals who wish to improve the asset management capability of their organisation
  • Upcoming asset managers who wish to understand the role of maintenance in achieving business outcomes
  • Individuals who are responsible for developing, implementing or optimising maintenance program elements

Course Objectives

  • Gain an understanding of the Fundamentals of asset management for physical assets and systems
  • Gain the Asset Management knowledge required to become a Certified Associate in Asset Management (CAAM)
  • Gain an understanding of how a maintenance program is developed to achieve business needs
  • Gain an awareness of maintenance planning and scheduling techniques to meet organisational requirements


  1. What Is Asset Management

  2. The Business Connection For Asset Management

  3. Asset Management Overview

  4. The Asset Management Concept Model

  5. The Asset Management Systems Model

  6. The Capability Delivery Model

  7. Maintenance Development and Planning Framework

  8. Asset Management Myths

  9. Asset Management Myths Part 2

  10. Asset Management Myths Part 3

  11. Strategic Maintenance Development

  12. Tactical Maintenance Development

  13. Maintenance Tactics

  14. Reliability Centred Maintenance

  15. Failure Modes, Effects & Criticality Analysis

  16. RCM Decision Logic

  17. Condition Monitoring

  18. Level Of Repair Analysis

  19. Task Analysis

  20. Maintenance Planning (Operational) – Task Packaging

  21. Maintenance Scheduling Part 1

  22. Maintenance Scheduling Part 2

  23. Maintenance Scheduling Part 3

  24. Task Latitudes

  25. Failure Reporting, Analysis & Corrective Action System

  26. Asset Management Data

  27. Program Of Defensible Asset Management Activities

  28. Data Management