Short Course Currently Offered

Coming to Lipscomb's Spark Campus in Cool Springs April 24-25, 2015, renowned maintenance and reliability expert, Ramesh Gulati will be teaching a new two day short course titled, "Maximizing Value From Your Assets." Mr. Gulati is the Asset Management and Reliability Planning Manager for Aerospace Testing Alliance (a Jacobs company) at Arnold Engineering Development Complex, Arnold Air Force Base, Tenn and is an award-winning author and 2014 Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional of the Year Click here for Mr. Gulati's full bio.

Course description:  Maximizing Value From Your Assets...We mean – your physical assets – equipment/machinery, the real value creators. These assets make your products or help you to provide services.  Are your assets available when you need them? Are you operating and maintaining them efficiently and effectively? Do you know how much they cost to operate and maintain or how much they should? Do you know their total cost of ownership (TCO)? This course is designed to help you to not to just get your answers but to understand why.

This short course will help you to understand reliability and asset management concepts and best practices such as TCO, how to create a culture of reliability within your entire organization, and many more including how to establish an effective asset management system. We will also discuss highlights of the new Asset Management Standard ISO 55000.

Outline of course:

  • Introduction - Setting the stage
    • Defining assets, best practices and other key terms
    • Importance of asset reliability in today’s environment
    • Establishing a culture of reliability – a journey, not a program
  • Asset Life Cycle phases
  • Asset acquisition phase- Concept, Design  Build and Installation phase
  • Asset Operation & Maintenance phases
  • Asset Improvement or Disposal phases
  • Improvement Tools
  • Designing of Reliability – RAMS
  • Leadership role
  • Change Management

Online registration is available below.  Registration closes on April 17, 2015.

Asset Management Short Course Registration

Friday, April 24, 2015 at 8:00 AM - Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Dates: April 24, 2015  8 a.m.-5 p.m. & April 25, 2015  7:30 a.m. -4:30 p.m.

Location: Spark • 3252 Aspen Grove Drive, Suite #9 • Franklin, TN 37067

Early Bird Registration: $1,175 (before March 30)

Regular Registration: $1,295 (after March 30)

Registration includes required textbook, handouts, and breakfast, lunch and full beverage service both days.

Companies registering more than one person (in the same registration) will receive a 10% discount using code: HERD

  Amount Quantity
Please enter how many attendees you are registering: $1,175.00