Learning Objectives

  • Gain a solid understanding of the essential reliability and maintainability concepts and principles
  • Learn which key methods and tools to employ to achieve reliability improvement across the asset lifecycle
  • Know what the objectives are of reliability management and how does the reliability discipline interact with the rest of the organization

Key Learnings

  • This interactive, practical course addresses the integration of a range of reliability initiatives into an asset management strategy. You'll discover the tools necessary to develop, implement, and sustain best in class maintenance and reliability programs. You'll learn the foundational elements your organization needs in order to reduce reactive maintenance, downtime, and maintenance costs with proven reliability methods.

Why you should attend

  • You are new to reliability engineering
  • You are looking to get your team started and reliability programs ramped up
  • You need you and your team to be speaking the same language for reliability improvement
  • Experiencing recurring problems and/or lack of confidence in current solutions
  • Consistently exceeding your maintenance budget
  • Unsure of where your reliability program is currently at

Course Information

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Day 1

  • Reliability Concepts
  • Breaking The Reactive Cycle
  • Benefits of Reliability Based Maintenance
  • Definition of Reliability Terms
  • Overview of key Reliability Engineering Tools: 
    • Root Cause Analysis (RCA)
    • Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM)
    • Life Cycle Costing (LCC)
    • Reliability Block Diagrams (RBD)
    • Asset Criticality
    • Failure Mode Effects & Criticality Analysis (FMECA)

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Prerequisites: None 

Next Steps: Method specific courses e.g. Failure Mode, Effects and Criticality Analysis FMECA101, Maintenance Strategy Development RCM201, Improving Plant Availability using Reliability Block Diagrams RBD101

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  • 1-day face-to-face classroom, or
  • 8-hours remote web conferencing (typically over 2-days)

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Graduate Engineers, Project Engineers, Asset Managers, Maintenance Engineers, Design Engineers, Reliability Engineers/Technicians, Operators, Safety Engineers, Risk Engineers, Defect Elimination Managers

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Provides a solid foundation for reliability growth across all levels

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This course is available to be taught in: 

  • English
  • Spanish

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