1-3 Day(s)


This comprehensive and detailed course shows the key applications and functions that are specific to work order management. The course focuses on the setup, processing, and management of work management records and supporting maintenance activities. Scenarios provide a context for learning IBM Maximo procedures and processes.  Students change roles to perform a variety of tasks that are related to the processing and managing of work through the work order life cycle.


This intermediate-level course is for maintenance managers, planners, schedulers, maintenance supervisors, and maintenance engineers.

Skills Gained

  • Describe the basic components and functions of Maximo
  • Insert and build core data records into the system
  • Generate work orders automatically and through manual input
  • Create and modify work plans and job plans
  • Schedule and assign craft and labor to work orders
  • Issue materials
  • Record labor and materials usage
  • Report failure information
  • Return materials
  • Generate a follow-up work order


You should complete:

  • Self-study course Navigation and Querying for Enterprise IT and Asset Management 7.1 ( TO029 )

Course Specifics

Course Outline

Unit 1: Course overview

  • Strategic asset management and maintenance
  • Overview of work management in IBM Maximo Asset Management

Unit 2: Setting up work order-related database records

  • Organizing and entering failure codes
  • Entering planning records
  • Entering scheduled maintenance records

Unit 3: Work management life cycle

  • Generating work orders
  • Planning work
  • Scheduling work assignments
  • Dispatching work assignments
  • Completing and reporting on work

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

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Upcoming Dates

a Location Cost Days Date  
Birmingham 331 Aug 17
London 329 Aug 17
Reading 328 Aug 17
Cardiff 314 Aug 17
Oxford 314 Aug 17
Liverpool 311 Aug 17
Manchester 325 Jul 17