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Learn about the Work View application, why it was created, where it is used and how it can improve the performance of your Maximo system.
Learn about ticket ownership, the start/stop timer and costs associated with tickets.
Learn about the statuses on the ticket-based applications and how they can inherit their status from other tickets or work orders.
Learn why we use a Service Request and the process for creating a new Service Request.
Learn how a Ticket Template can be used to default fields for a Service Request. We start with an introduction to Tickets and finish with how the Service Request Work Center or Maximo Mobile Service Request is linked to a Ticket Template.
Learn about Service Groups where they are used across Maximo and how they can be used to relate similar Service Requests (tickets).
Learn about the Work Assets tab on Job Plans, applying a Safety Plan to a work order or adding additional safety records. Finally, how to create material safety records on a work order.
Learn about safety on the Locations and Assets applications. Then how to use these to build yourself a Safety Plan.
Learn about the three types of hazards including a tag out records that have lock out operations created in the Lock Out/Tag Out application.
Learn about PM Forecasts including Forecast Costs.
Learn about Meter Based PMs including mixed Time and Meter PMs. Learn about PM Hierarchies.
Learn about time based Preventive Maintenance, a first step before meter-based PMs, PM hierarchies, and PM Forecasting which we will cover later.
Learn about Master PMs a template for frequency based Preventive Maintenance (PM) records. We also consider Master PMs used with Asset Templates.
Learn about two similar applications Routes and Collections and when you would use one or the other.
Learn about Job Plans, the template for a work order. Sorry, there’s no room to squeeze in Dynamic Job Plans.