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Online Maintenance Management Education Program Schedule Now Available

Online Maintenance Management Education Program Schedule Now Available

The Northern Lakes College 2020/2021 online Maintenance Management Professional (MMP) certificate program schedule is now available and registration is open! 

Get Started with Asset Management Program

The upcoming schedules for PEMAC's Asset Management Professional (AMP) program are now available and registration is open!

Practical ways to integrate the lessons learned

For Round Table discussion 4 of 5 on May 7th, Susan Lubell and Al Johnson demonstrated a very practical way to integrate lessons learned so far from Covid-19 and that is... to host a structured round table discussion!

What should be prioritized and what can be deferred? Cliff Williams

Deciding What Can be Deferred

Seeking to be of service to our members at this time we asked a team of PEMAC volunteers what their specific challenges were with the theory that other members likely had similar challenges.  One said that his team was challenged to figure out how their upcoming shutdown schedule could go forward as originally-planned due to staffing limitations with the

Emotional First Aid - Lessons Learned from COVID19

Emotional First Aid

We asked a team of volunteers how we can best be of assistance to our members during this time. One said he had never had to deal with so many emotional issues from staff. One of the issues was his team facing was moral dilemmas - his team members have a high sense of duty to both their team, which provides an essential service, and their families.

Happy World Asset Management Day from PEMAC

PEMAC Celebrates World Asset Management Day

Happy World Asset Management Day from PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada. On this day we celebrate all the professionals positively impacting asset management around the globe, connecting and contributing to improve asset management throughout their organization.

Working from home? Ideas for leveraging this time.

With many people at home either due to the closure of their operations, self-isolation protocols, or as a proactive measure to reduce non-essential staff on site, some might question how these individuals can be productive, particularly when assets are not operating.

Mill Managers Collaborate on COVID safety response

With the permission of the Executive Director of PAPTAC, the Pulp and Paper Technical Association of Canada, we are sharing this document from their Mill Manager's committee - a collaboration on COVID-19 worksite safety measures and a great example of collaborating across businesses. We are all in this together.