Developing & Implementing Maintenance Tactics

This module focuses on maintenance efforts to ensure that physical assets safely, capably, reliably and repeatedly perform to their designed specifications. The focus is on techniques to develop maintenance tactics that will address how the assets are used, how they are likely to fail, the consequence of failure, and identifying maintenance tactics that are both feasible and worth doing. After developing tactics, the module will focus on how tactics need to be implemented and their effectiveness tracked. Topics include:
  • Understanding the “Operating Context”
  • Defining Asset Function and Functional
  • Failures Failure Mode and Effect Analysis, FMEA
  • Understanding consequences and the application of the RCM Decision Diagram
  • Maintenance task identification
  • Planning maintenance tasks
  • Implementing Preventive Maintenance
  • Introducing Condition Based Monitoring (CBM) into the maintenance equation

Additional Information

Delivery Option:

This course is available through in-class delivery.

Class time is 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

This course will be offered Spring 2018.

Please check your myBVC account to access your classroom location and schedule. If you have not received your myBVC login information, please contact Client Services at 403-410-1400 for assistance.

Course Material:

Fees do not include learning materials. Materials can be purchased online at the Bow Valley College Bookstore

Recommended Prerequisite:

Module 1 - An Integrated Strategy for Maintenance Management.

Recognized by:

Individuals who successfully complete all 8 modules and are members of the Plant Engineering and Maintenance Association of Canada can apply for the "Maintenance Management Professional" (MMP) designation from PEMAC. PEMAC is recognized by the Society for Maintenance & Reliability Professional (SMRP) as an approved provider of continuing education and training aligned with key subject areas related to reliability and physical asset management.

The MMP program is approved by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Department, "Achievement in Business Competencies" (Blue Seal) program and for "Continuing Education Unit Credits" by Alberta and Ontario Water/Waste Water Operators.


Normal refund policy is not in effect for this course

For more information, please contact:

Prospective Student Centre 403.410.1402
Continuing Education 403.410.1595 or email

Register for this course:

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This is a required course for the:

Maintenance Management Professional Certificate