Maintenance Contracting and Outsourcing

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  • Start Date

    07 Jul, 2020

  • End Date

    10 Jul, 2020

  • Price

    ₦200,000

  • WiFi

    Free wifi available

Event Details

  • Understand how to decide rationally what maintenance activities to outsource and what not
  • Learn the features, functions and benefits of lean maintenance contracts
  • Understand the different types of maintenance contracts (incl. Service Level Agreements) and when/how to apply them
  • Learn how to define service levels and monitor the contractor performance
  • Learn how to develop and negotiate a maintenance contract
  • Recognize the pitfalls
  • Understand how to evaluate the delivered performance of all parties involved
  • Learn how to implement maintenance contract management

CONTENT

 

Outsourcing Considerations

  • Introduction to program
  • Asset management
  • The business impact of maintenance
  • Considerations in outsourcing maintenance – what to outsource and what not?
  • Activity on asset matrix
  • Risks involved
  • Case study: Outsourcing maintenance activities

 

Maintenance Contracts

  • Maintenance contract types
  • Parties involved
  • The tendering process – modern ways of tendering
  • Choosing the right contractor
  • Costing the service
  • Defining Key Performance Indicators to monitor the performance of all parties involved
  • Use of Balanced Scorecard with performance contracts
  • Interactive exercise and examples

 

Developing the Maintenance Contract

  • Vendor management
  • The contracting cycle
  • Assemble a team
  • Assess, determine and specify the required service levels
  • Writing the contract – contents of a maintenance contract
  • Interactive exercise: review some existing contracts
  • Implementing contract management – how to make it work (performance management)
  • Periodic evaluation & improvement

 

Grounding and Negotiating the Contract

  • Expectations about availability, reliability and costs
  • The extensive preventive maintenance schedule – “tricks” of maintenance contractors
  • The seven steps to develop a risk based maintenance concept
  • Using the maintenance concept to negotiate more effectively lean maintenance contracts
  • Negotiating the contract – negotiation ploys
  • Negotiating the contract – negotiation tactics
  • Negotiating tips
  • Interactive exercise and role play regarding negotiating

 

Final Workshop

  • Defining the requirements and service levels
  • Develop the offer
  • Selection criteria
  • Presenting the bid
  • Closing the contract
  • Evaluation of results
  • Wrap-up

 

FOR WHOM:

Works, Services and Maintenance Personnel

 

TRAINING METHODOLOGY

The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.

 

1ST BATCH: 14th – 17th January, 2020

2ND BATCH: 7th – 10th July, 2020

Other Dates

Start Date End Date
14 Jan, 2020 17 Jan, 2020
Start Date End Date
07 Jul, 2020 10 Jul, 2020
  • Venue

    Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor), Yaba Lagos.

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