Lean Production Training

LP141 – Maintenance Strategies and Total Productive Maintenance

This course provides service technicians with an overview of commonly used maintenance strategies, compares these based on different requirements and thus provides you with a basis for making maintenance decisions to maximise availability in your own company.

Target group: Maintenance staff, designers, engineers, trainers and management.

The content includes:

  • Production systems and their influence on maintenance.
  • Six typical types of machine and system losses.
  • Roles and self-image in maintenance.
  • Organizational structures for support.
  • Comparison of maintenance strategies:
    - Event oriented maintenance
    - Routine maintenance
    - Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)
    - Reliability-Centred Maintenance (RCM)
    - Risk-Based Maintenance (RBM)
  • Data for recording maintenance performance.
  • Examples and practical exercises.

After completing this course, the participant can:

  • Establish sources of loss on machines and systems
  • Maintenance as a service provider for production.
  • Evaluate various maintenance strategies and select the appropriate one for the company or multiple devices.
  • Implement the company’s maintenance strategies.
  • Select and collect data for recording maintenance performance.

Requirements: Experience in maintenance.

Duration: 2 days

Part No. 12312377

Accreditation: NQF - Level 4