Maintenance Management

This Training Course Module introduces its user concepts such as Maintenance, Asset Lifecycle Management, Maintenance Activities and so on, explaining their importance and how to apply them. This course is intended for technicians or engineers in charge of maintaining installations at CERN. This course will cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to Maintenance, Strategies and Processes;
  • Introduction to Asset Lifecycle Management ;
  • Maintenance Organization Roles;
  • Maintenance Performance Measurement and Analysis;
  • Key Performance Indicators (KPIs);
  • Analysis Methods in Maintenance and Reliability;
  • Criticality Analysis;
  • Proactive & Reactive Maintenance;
  • Preventive Maintenance; - basics
  • Spare Parts & Maintenance Supply Chain Management;
  • Optimal Maintenance Management;
  • Asset's Management;
  • Documentation Management;
  • Maintenance Information Management;
  • Asset's Lifecycle Management and related information systems at CERN.
Maintenance Management


After attending this course, the user will be able to:

  • Acquire state-of-the art skills in maintenance and the maintenance organization of installed assets to improve the efficiency of the maintenance organization.
  • Become familiar with maintenance concepts and acquire the basic knowledge to manage maintenance,
  • Become familiar, in particular in the following areas: asset management, different maintenance processes, maintenance planning, spare part management, maintenance performance indicators and criticality analysis. Get an overview of the assets lifecycle management and supporting it quality assurance plans at CERN.
  • Learn how to analyse and improve the organizational maintenance efficiency.