Core Elements of Asset Management

AM102 starts digging into more detail on the 5 AM organizational competencies. We’ll start with the 4 steps needed to get started in asset management and explain tangible actions that you can do within your organization to support asset management.

What you'll get

This online asset management awareness course digs deeper into the 5 organizational AM competencies and helps municipal staff and elected officials in Canada learn how to take tangible steps to get started with AM so they can sustainably deliver services to their customers.

Short and Engaging Educational Content

Learning content is short and informative making it easier to digest and complete without a massive time commitment.

Access from Anywhere, Anytime

Get immediate access to the self-guided training content that includes video clips, engaging interactions, interactive activities, knowledge checks and more!

Join a Community of Asset Managers

Course participants will be added to the online AM101 community where you can connect with peers facing similar AM challenges.

Course curriculum

  • Intro to the AM102 Course
  • Participant Information
  • Interactive Elements Consent
  • FCM & the Government of Canada
  • Resources
  • About CNAM
  • A message from your instructor, Iain Cranston
  • A message from your instructor, Joey Thibault
  • Your Current Level of AM Awareness
  • Participant Workbook – Check-In
  • Formalizing AM

  • AM101 Booklet – How to get started in AM

  • AM Assessment

  • AM Roadmap

  • Communities/Challenges

  • Knowledge Check – How to get Started

  • People do Asset Management

  • Senior Leadership and Skilling up your Organization

  • The Ikea Effect

  • Change Management

  • Knowledge Check – People and Leadership

  • Service Data

  • Asset Data

  • Asset Age Calculator – Part 1

  • Asset Age Calculator – Part 2

  • Financial Data

  • Data Quality

  • Simple Data Hierarchy – Example

  • Knowledge Check – Data and Information

  • Participant Workbook – Check-in

  • Asset Management Plans

  • Connecting Departments through AM Plans

  • Finances and Budgets

  • Risk Management and Criticality

  • GIS and Scenario Planning in Windsor

  • Triple Bottom Line

  • Knowledge Check – Planning and Decision-Making

  • Line of Sight

  • Management Systems

  • AM Policies

  • AM Policy Downloads

  • AM Strategy

  • Objectives/Frameworks/Governance

  • Knowledge Check – Policy and Governance

  • Training and Development

  • Internal Communications

  • External Communications

  • Knowledge Check – Contribution to AM Practice

  • Participant Workbook – Final Check-in

  • Congrats! Here’s whats next

  • More Resources for you

  • R4 Municipal Asset Management – Awareness Building Activity – Participant Evaluation Form

About this course

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