Maintenance Scheduling and Planning

This three day, comprehensive, hands-on course, designed for both new and seasoned planner, gives you all the tools you need to help you kick-start your P&S system.

This classroom based training is designed to increase the awareness of a world class planning and scheduling process in your organization.

The training is ideal for planner/schedulers as well as other key support people such as maintenance supervisors, managers and those involved with these tasks.
    Training Objectives:
  • Develop an effective business case for implementing or improving your planning and scheduling process.
  • Understand the essential support systems for effective planning and scheduling and develop a plan for improving those systems
  • Understand the role of a planner/scheduler in an effective maintenance organization
  • Understand the value of an efficient Work Management Process Flow by process mapping your current system and analyzing the gaps.
  • Identify work to be planned and develop a priority system and RIME chart.
  • Understand the importance of work order closeout and documenting accurate and quality data as essential elements to future improvement
  • Improve performance by benchmarking and analyzing Key Performance indicators
  • Understand high level concepts of project management for shutdowns and outages
  • Understand the importance of developing a partnership with production/operations, purchasing, engineering and other key stakeholders in the planning and scheduling process.
  • Apply our proven step-by-step implementation process that combines field-tested change management techniques with a proven planning and scheduling process.
*Can be used towards apprentice hours**

Length: 24 hours/3 Sessions,

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*Please note that these classes are all grant sponsored and

students will be required to complete the data forms.*

Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be received at least 30 business working days prior to class start date. Substitutions will be accepted at anytime.
No shows and cancellations less than 30 business days prior to class start will be charged the advertised price for the class.

Date: 11/6-11/8/2018
Sessions: 3
Times: 8:30 am - 4 pm
Location: 320 Busser Rd, 2nd floor Emigsville PA
Cost (member): 625-
Cost (non-member): 625

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320 Busser Road, 2nd Floor
P.O. Box 493
Emigsville PA, 17318
(717) 843-3891