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Part of the Online Certificate in Maintenance Management.

This live, online course will help you evaluate your operation and understand the formulas, measures and techniques used to evaluate maintenance efforts. The program is designed for all types of maintenance environments including refineries, chemical plants, factories, mines, large buildings, organizations with many smaller buildings, and all types of mobile fleets.


September 14, 2021 to October 19, 2021, Live Online Training (Online, WEB)

Part of the Online Certificate in Maintenance Management.

This live, online course will help you outline the complete planning process, estimate crew size and manpower requirements, and calculate available hours from maintenance workers. The program is designed for all types of maintenance environments including refineries, chemical plants, factories, mines, large buildings, organizations with many smaller buildings, and all types of mobile fleets.


January 11, 2022 to February 8, 2022, Live Online Training (Online, WEB)

Part of the Online Certificate in Maintenance Management.

This live, online course will help you select and apply different predictive maintenance inspection techniques and develop task lists based upon reliability programs. The program is designed for all types of maintenance environments including refineries, chemical plants, factories, mines, large buildings, organizations with many smaller buildings, and all types of mobile fleets.


May 3-31, 2022, Live Online Training (Online, WEB)
More than half of all new Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) implementations fail to result in a positive return on investment. In this online, on-demand course, you will learn the objectives, benefits, and basic/advanced features of a CMMS. You will also discover how to develop system specifications based on your individual needs and how to justify, evaluate, implement, audit and optimize your CMMS to result in a positive return on investment.
You can enroll and start at any time. You can take up to six months to complete the course at your own pace.


July 1, 2021 to January 1, 2023, Self-paced Online Training (Online, WEB)
This program is designed for those who are responsible for management of physical assets such as airports, government buildings, office buildings, factory buildings, apartment complexes (large- and small-scale), hotels, hospitals, shopping malls, sports and entertainment venues, and other large facilities.
You can enroll and start at any time. You can take up to six months to complete the course at your own pace.


July 1, 2021 to January 1, 2023, Self-paced Online Training (Online, WEB)
When you improve your supervisory skills, you'll improve the productivity of your whole team. This 10-week live online class gives you real-world solutions to the challenges you face as a maintenance leader.
This course is not currently scheduled for delivery. We can bring this course to your organization. Contact us at professionalprograms@ku.edu for more information. 


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The Reliability Engineering Certification (REC) builds and certifies competency in reliability engineering and asset management. Successful candidates will be able to apply reliability engineering to build asset management programs that are consistent with ISO 55000 Asset Management standards. As a candidate in this program, you will learn practical skills that can be applied on the job right away, demonstrate your commitment to reliability and continuous improvement, and increase your value to your organization.


August 31, 2021 to April 30, 2022, Self-paced Online Training (Online, WEB)

Part of the LCI Maintenance Management Certification Program.

Learn how to lead a world-class maintenance department using planning and scheduling best practices to drive work execution and motivational and time-management techniques to improve maintenance worker productivity.


September 14-16, 2021, Edwards Campus BEST315 (Overland Park, KS)

Part of the LCI Maintenance Management Certification Program.
This three-day course examines topics like proactive work management process, job estimation and prioritization, backlog management, job plan development, work scheduling and coordination, tracking progress, and supporting reliability engineers with valuable equipment history and root cause analysis input.
Live online offerings of this course are being held through August 2021.


August 24-26, 2021, Daily Live Online Training (Online, OTHER)

Part of the LCI Maintenance Management Certification Program.

Managing Planning and Scheduling examines topics like designing a work management program strategy, developing standard processes and work, establishing program measures, managing staff development, and planning program improvement. You will walk away with a solid foundation for an effective maintenance work management program.


May 10-12, 2022, Edwards Campus BEST315 (Overland Park, KS)

Part of the LCI Maintenance Management Certification Program.

Learn how to ensure the right parts are in the right place at the right time. When you apply the knowledge and skills learned in this class, quality will increase and costs will decrease. You will be able to manage your storeroom in a way that successfully balances the needs of operations and maintenance while optimizing your inventory and carrying costs.


March 1-3, 2022, Daily Live Online Training (Online, OTHER)

Part of the Life Cycle Institute Reliability Engineering Certification
and the LCI Maintenance Management Certification Program.
Condition-based maintenance uses equipment operating condition to make data-driven decisions. In practice, this philosophy can improve your facility and equipment's quality, productivity, and profitability. In this course, discover what a successful condition-based program can look like at your organization.


November 2-4, 2021, Edwards Campus BEST315 (Overland Park, KS)

Part of the Life Cycle Institute Reliability Engineering Certification

Learn to build a business case for reliability, design reliability into a system or process before it’s built, identify operating risks, and solve problems in all areas of asset management.

Live online offerings of this course are being held through August 2021.


August 10-12, 2021, Daily Live Online Training (Online, OTHER)

Part of the Life Cycle Institute Reliability Engineering Certification

and the LCI Maintenance Management Certification Program.

Risk-Based Asset Management (RBAM) provides engineers, managers and technicians with the ability to analyze potential risks by prioritizing reliability efforts on critical equipment and failures that impact their operations. In this course, you will explore how to improve asset availability and meet reliability goals by applying a risk-based approach to asset maintenance and operations.

Live online offerings of this course are being held through August 2021.


August 31, 2021 to September 2, 2021, Daily Live Online Training (Online, OTHER)

Part of the Life Cycle Institute Reliability Engineering Certification

and the LCI Maintenance Management Certification Program.
Successful managers, supervisors and technicians need to be excellent problem solvers. In this course, learn how root cause analysis (RCA) can establish a culture of continuous improvement in your organization.

Live online offerings of this course are being held through November 2021.


November 30, 2021 to December 2, 2021, Daily Live Online Training (Online, OTHER)