IFS Maintenance - Preventive Maintenance


This is one of the courses towards gaining the IFS Certified Specialist accreditation for consultants.  It enables students to cover and prepare all of the examination specification topics for the Preventive Maintenance exam.

Target Audience

Those who need to be able to identify and state the essential decisions to be made, basic data to be created and processes involved in the setting up of Preventive Maintenance in support of IFS Service and Asset Management in IFS Applications™.
  1. Introduction: overview & review
  2. Standard Jobs and Job Program
  3. Separate PM Actions
  4. Route PM Actions
  5. PM Administration

At the end of this course, the students are able to:

  • Understand how Standard Jobs and Job Programs can be used
  • Describe different types of PM Actions exist
  • Describe how PM Actions can generate Work Orders
  • Understand how to copy, replace PM Actions
  • Describe how to update multiple PM Actions via Revision Management
  • Demonstrate an awareness of PM Replacements and Connections

Knowledge: Perfect understanding of maintenance business processes

Courses: IFS Fundamentals, Equipment Administration and Personal Safety, Work Order

Exams: IFS Fundamentals (recommended)


IFS Academy Inquiry Text



  • Consultants


  • Specialist

Course ID:



1 Day

Type of Course:

  • Workshop