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PEMA 2000 - Production and Operations Management for the Maintenance Manager

Maintenance Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

This course is the equivalent to PEMAC Maintenance Management Certification Module 2: Production and Operations Management for the Maintenance Manager. Provides an overview of operations and production management to enable the maintenance manager to communicate more effectively with production managers. Topics include time management methods, production management, quality control, inventory control management, and the application to a maintenance environment including total productive maintenance (TPM).


PEMA 1000





Fall 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 35582

Mon Oct 22 - Mon Nov 26 5 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 22 - Nov 26 Mon/Wed 18:00 - 21:00 BBY SW09 Rm. 121


Brian Amouzegar

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim




  1. BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current. Students are required to purchase the text from the BCIT bookstore: Operations Management (5th Canadian ed.), Stevenson & Hojati ISBN 9781259088063 No class held on November 12th - in lieu of Remembrance Day. (10 classes total)

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the economic drivers of business strategy and how maintenance contributes to an organization's success.
  • Discuss the role of maintenance and maintenance management within the context of the goals of the organization and describe what the measures of success of a maintenance department ought to be.
  • Discuss the potential value of both 'quality' and 'lean' process methodologies and how to apply them in the workplace. Examples: Value stream mapping, process mapping, 5S, Muda/Timwood etc.
  • Describe production systems and operations scheduling strategies so that maintenance supports the optimization of production capability in various types of producing environments.
  • Explain verbally, as if to a supervisor, how to apply key concepts from the Module at the workplace.

Effective as of Fall 2016

Related Programs

PEMA 2000 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

  1. Maintenance Management Professional

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit for more information.

Fall 2018

Books for Fall 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

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Cei Digital: Operations Managment, 5Th Cdn Ed
Author Stevenson
Copyright 2015
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-1-25925-850-3
Price $59.00

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Pemac Participant Workbook Module 2 (Version 10.0)
Author Pemac
Binding Spiral
Price $45.50


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