The Maintenance Management program aims to produce graduates who understand different maintenance philosophies, strategies and work processes, have a practical knowledge of the latest maintenance management tools, and are able to contribute positively to the management of maintenance in Australian industry.
Central Queensland University offers a quality distance education program in maintenance management leading to the qualifications of Graduate Certificate in Maintenance Management, Graduate Diploma of Maintenance Management and Master of Maintenance Management. The courses are specifically aimed at the professional upgrading of persons currently employed in the field of maintenance management.
The development of these courses has been in response to a strong and clearly-voiced demand from industry. In Central Queensland alone maintenance of plant and equipment involves a workforce numbering in the thousands and an annual expenditure conservatively in excess of $500 million.
These programs were designed and developed in close cooperation with industry. A Maintenance Engineering Course Advisory Committee was established to oversee the development of the courses. This Committee consists of senior engineers from BHP Australia Coal, Queensland Alumina, Boyne Smelters and Queensland Cement. The Committee has been, and continues to be involved in all aspects of program development including identification of learning objectives and outcomes, content validation, assessment issues and matters related to the design and delivery of each course unit.
Online Education, Distance Learning & External study modes available
The program is suited to those entering or currently employed in the area of maintenance engineering and management, and would like to advance their careers. It is appropriate for maintenance personnel across all industries as it covers maintenance procedures, policies and strategies that can be applied to any maintenance situation. This qualification is highly regarded by industry as reflected by the increasing incidence of maintenance education qualifications being included in the selection criteria for many vacancies in the maintenance management field.
Course Overview At A Glance
|Program at a glance |
|Duration ||2 years part-time |
|Availability/Campus Contact || Domestic - External |
International - External
|Courses/Units of Credit ||8 courses/48 units of credit |
|Faculty || Engineering and Physical Systems |
|How to Apply ||direct |
|Entry Requirements || |
|Professional Accreditation ||not applicable |
|Residential School ||2 days per course |
|Practicum/Work placement ||not applicable |
|Exit Awards || Graduate Certificate in Maintenance Management |
|Interim Awards || not applicable |
|Post Nominal ||GradDipMainMgt |
|Be What You Want To Be ||Phone: 13CQUni (132786); Enquire: Admissions |
|CRICOS Codes || |
This program is aimed at the professional upgrading of persons entering or currently employed in the area of maintenance engineering and management. It is designed so that students can apply maintenance strategies, philosophies, procedures and techniques to their own work positions, and complete assignments, projects and other tasks by focusing on actual circumstances that exist within their individual workplaces.
6 compulsory courses
|Course Code ||Course Name |
| ENMM20010 || Introduction to Maintenance Engineering |
| ENMM20011 || Establishing the Maintenance Strategy |
| ENMM20012 || Maintenance Organisation |
| ENMM20013 || Maintenance Systems and Documentation |
| ENMM20014 || Maintenance Leadership |
| ENMM20015 || Auditing Maintenance Systems |
plus 2 electives from the following list
|Course Code ||Course Name |
| ENMM20017 || Advanced Condition Monitoring |
| ENMM20018 || Turnaround Management |
| ENMM20020 || Maintenance Materials Management |