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Facility Maintenance Specialist

Locations & Dates:

Date: 20 - 24 Aug 2017
Ref: O6078
Location: Lebanon (Beirut)
Fees: 2500 

MERC Training Center reserves the right to alter dates, content, venue and trainer with a reasonable notice time.
One extra free place for every 2 paid nominees

Conference  Objectives:

By the end of the conference, participants will be able to:

  • Apply the latest concepts and techniques needed for effectively planning, scheduling and controlling maintenance activities.
  • Manage routine, corrective, as well as large scale preventive maintenance activities.
  • Review the critical operational requirements for successful planning and control of the maintenance work.
  • Use the right Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for the measurement and evaluation of the maintenance department.


This Conferenceis designed for:

Managers, supervisors and planners responsible for maintenance planning, scheduling and control activities. This program is worth 25 NASBA CPEs.

Conference Outline:

Objectives of Maintenance

  • What Is Maintenance?
  • Evolution of Maintenance
  • Challenges Facing Maintenance
  • Types of Maintenance
  • Classification of Roles in Maintenance
  • Customer Service in Maintenance

The Work Order System

  • Purpose of the Work Order System
  • Information Collected on a WO
  • Job Estimating Methods
  • Prioritizing Maintenance Work

Preventive Maintenance (PM)

  • Understanding PM
  • Implementing a PM Program
  • Establishing Scheduling
  • Breaking a Facility Into Logical Parts
  • Developing an Equipment List
  • Writing PMs
  • Developing Equipment Manuals
  • Setting Up Inventory

Planning and Scheduling of Major Maintenance WOs and Shutdowns

  • Planning and Scheduling
  • Work Breakdown Structure
  • Critical Path Method (CPM)
  • Resource Scheduling and Leveling

Life Cycle Cost of Equipment

  • Capital Budgeting
  • Accounting Rate of Return (ARR)
  • Payback Method
  • Net Present Value Method (NPV)
  • Replacement Analysis of Equipment

Planning and Controlling Maintenance Materials

  • Inventory Costs
  • Considerations in Inventory Decisions
  • Economic Order Quantity (EOQ)
  • Total Material Cost
  • When to Order

Safety in Maintenance

  • Myths About Safety
  • Accidents and Injuries
  • Unsafe Acts and Unsafe Conditions
  • Cost of Accidents
  • Safety Audit

Controlling Maintenance Work

  • Measuring Performance
  • Sources of Data
  • Backlog Indices
  • Schedule Compliance
  • PM and Emergency Indices
  • Productivity Indicators