The course begins with a practical view and a sequential approach to managing asset reliability risk with correct analysis techniques, problem resolution and correct documentation application. Students are presented with predictive technology condition monitoring analysis and field utilization techniques for vibration, ultrasound, infrared and oil analysis. Then, students are prepared with detailed condition assessment information and site application observation questions to assist in the evaluation of current monitoring systems effectiveness and efficiency. Finally, tips, tricks and ideas as how to best improve these various program results are presented.
Attendees return to the plant with the ability to more effectively communicate with condition monitoring personnel, assist in effective performance audits of the current asset base and suggest improvements to monitoring strategies.