2.1 Auditing and Benchmarking Techniques


The course aims to familiarize the reader with the main terms of maintenance auditing and benchmarking and help understand how an audit and benchmarking activity can help to map compare and improve existing maintenance management systems of industrial maintenance departments.

Learning Outcome

After successfully completing this course, the trainee will:

  • Recognise the main steps of an audit process.
  • Appreciate the concept of benchmarking in a maintenance context.
  • Map and describe the existing maintenance management processes in order to ensure their efficient and effective operation.
  • Describe the auditing procedure from specification to report writing.
  • Describe benchmarking and how auditing can facilitate it.

Prerequisites / Related Topics:

Pre-requisites: 1.4. Goals, strategies, results, 2.4.Measurements
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