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PEMA 3020 - Computerized Maintenance Management

Maintenance Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

This course is equivalent to PEMAC Maintenance Management Certification Module 7: Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS). This Module is a study of the features, benefits and the effective use of a CMMS or EAM computerized maintenance work management process. Topics include selection, implementation and optimization of a suitable Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) or Enterprise Asset Management system (EAM) in addition to ongoing support and upgrading of a CMMS/EAM based on changing requirements.





Winter 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 78179

Thu Jan 31 - Thu Apr 04 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 31 - Apr 04 Thu 18:45 - 21:45 BBY SW03 Rm. 2695



Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim




  1. Students are required to purchase textbook/workbook prior to first class. All materials are available at the BCIT bookstore: Textbook: Successfully Utilizing CMMS/EAM Systems, 4th Edition, Terry Wireman Workbook: Version 10.00 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.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 24 at 9:00 am (PDT)

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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Understand CMMS, its evolution and the benefits provided through successful implementation.
  • Understand workflow, and be able to follow it through various functional models of a CMMS.
  • Understand technologies and IT infrastructures as they apply to the use and advancement of a CMMS.
  • Understand, and develop a business plan for, the evaluation and selection of a CMMS.
  • Understand the implementation process for a CMMS, and recognize potential problem areas.
  • Understand how the utilization of a CMMS applies to the effective management of a maintenance department.
  • Understand the need for, and the benefits of, effective KPIs and reports.
  • Recognize, understand and justify opportunities for further value from a CMMS.

Effective as of Winter 2016

Related Programs

PEMA 3020 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

  1. Maintenance Management Professional


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