Energy Efficiency in Manufacturing 3-Course Series

NOTE: You may register to attend any or all of the three trainings.

Trainings offered by:

Met Demand

(1) Effective Maintenance and Reliability Best Practices

Description:

Overview of how maintenance contributes to a company's bottom line and how senior management can lead an organization from a reactive to proactive culture creating Reliable Capacity® resulting in lower downtime, defects, customer service issues and energy cost. This course clearly shows how effective maintenance increases profit through high productivity, lower energy usage and less rework.

Training Dates & Locations:

February 26 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Danville Area Community College
March 5 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Kankakee Community College
March 6 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Prairie State College
March 12 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Parkland College
March 13 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Heartland Community College
March 20 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Southwestern Illinois College

 

(2) Introduction to Maintenance Planning and Scheduling

Description:

A discussion of World Class performance and measuring the achievement of Reliable Capacity® through World Class Maintenance. The seven prerequisites business processes required achieving effective planning and scheduling and maintenance work control will be examined as the foundation for measuring the effectiveness and efficiency of the maintenance investment. Case studies will verify how planning and scheduling is a good investment. Participants will discuss barriers and issues to improving maintenance productivity and examine solutions for implementing maintenance planning and scheduling at their facility.

Training Dates and Locations:

March 26 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Danville Area Community College
March 27 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Parkland College
March 28 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Heartland Community College
April 10 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Kankakee Community College
April 11 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Prairie State College
April 19 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Southwestern Illinois College

 

(3) Introduction to Preventive and Predictive Maintenance

Description:

Preventive and predictive maintenance are important in stopping the reactive maintenance “higher cost” downward spiral. This course will discuss and demonstrate how good maintenance does not cost more but less by finding failures while they are small through effective and efficient preventive and predictive maintenance programs. These programs focus on eliminating failures by improving methods, design, operation and control. Several unit operations will be examined and attendees are welcome to bring difficult examples to the class to discuss how to write and create an equipment care plan to eliminate failure modes and eliminate unplanned downtime.

Training Dates and Locations:

April 23 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Danville Area Community College
April 24 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Parkland College
April 25 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Heartland Community College
May 7 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Kankakee Community College
May 8 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Prairie State College
May 16 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) Southwestern Illinois College