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Maintenance Planning, Scheduling and Coordination Skill Set

State ID: GAA28

Develop your skills in leadership, innovation and continuous improvement

In this skill set, you will learn planning and estimating, quality assurance/compliance, systems and IT. You can choose to focus on either the electrical or mechanical stream of this skill set.

Gain skills in:

  • Designing maintenance strategies, procedures and methods for asset management
  • Planning and scheduling planned and unplanned work
  • Diagnosing breakdown problems
  • Carrying out quality inspections on jobs
  • Liaising with client departments and customers
  • Arranging specialist procurement of fixtures, fittings or components
  • Controlling maintenance tools, stores and equipment
  • Monitoring and controlling maintenance costs
  • Dealing with emergency and unplanned problems and repairs
  • Writing maintenance strategies to help with installation and commissioning guidelines

2021 dates:

  • Semester 1 dates will be published here soon.

Requirements of the course:

This course includes both online study and on-campus practical and theory classes.

online_CD.pngOnce enrolled, you will receive information about how to login to our eCampus. Your study will involve studying self-paced for 6 to 8 hours a week using Blackboard, where you will access learning content, assignments and lesson plans. You will need to use Blackboard at Munster campus to be able to access the full suite of software activities.

on-campus_CD.pngFor 3 hours every week, you will need to attend workshops and lectures on-campus to develop your skills.


Course cost:

2021 fees for this course will be published soon.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

Study pathway

Entrance Requirements

To study this course you will need to have completed a trade apprenticeship or have worked in maintenance in one of the following industries:

  • Navy/aerospace
  • Oil and gas
  • Mining and mineral resources
  • Public transport (e.g. Air-conditioning plant room technician with prior engineering studies).
Job opportunities

On completion of this course you will receive a Statement of Attainment and may be able to work as a Maintenance Coordinator or if you have the relevant experience, a Maintenance Supervisor, Planner or Manager.

Study pathway

This skill set forms part of MEM50212 Diploma of Engineering - Technical, which provides pathways towards university entry requirements. 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

This course may be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures to be undertaken during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a mix of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. Lecturers will provide any specific instructions if your training delivery style needs to change.

All year round

Munster - Part Time-Self Paced-On-campus



Duration 20 weeks
Where Munster
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Page last updated October 23, 2020