PW1: Asset Reliability Practitioner [ARP] Category I Workshop

Jason Tranter, Founder and CEO, Mobius Institute


The course is ideal for anyone who wishes to gain a solid understanding of reliability improvement and condition-based maintenance. You will understand why you should improve reliability, what is involved in implementing a program, and what all the roadblocks will be.  You will have a clear understanding of the strategies, philosophies, and terminology associated with the very important process of improving reliability and performance. The course is perfect for managers, engineers, maintenance & operations managers, and condition monitoring leaders.

The workshop will cover the following:

  1. A big picture overview
  2. The benefits of reliability improvement
  3. How to assess the benefits for your organization
  4. How to develop a reliability culture
  5. Selling the program to senior management
  6. Developing the program strategy
  7. Understanding failure and failure modes
  8. Defect elimination
  9. Developing an asset reliability strategy
  10. Work management (planning and scheduling)
  11. Spares and material management
  12. Precision and proactive maintenance
  13. Condition monitoring
  14. How to break out of the reactive maintenance cycle of doom
  15. Continuous improvement
  16. A summary of the implementation strategy

Jason Tranter, the founder of Mobius, will be the presenter, and he will use his 35-year experience, and animated presentations, to make the course informative, interesting, and understandable.

Once you complete the workshop you will be eligible to take the two-hour, 60-question, multiple-choice ARP-I exam at the conference.


Jason Tranter is the Founder and CEO of Mobius Institute. Jason is the author of the majority of the Mobius Institute training courses and e-learning products covering reliability improvement, condition monitoring and precision maintenance topics. Titles include iLearnReliability, iLearnVibration, iLearnAlignment, and iLearnBalancing. Vibration analysis classroom and distance learning courses follow ISO 18436-2 Category I – IV. Mr. Tranter has been involved with this field of work since 1984. He has worked with people in a variety of industries to help improve reliability and implement successful condition monitoring programs. He is an Australian delegate to ISO TC 108/SC5 “Condition monitoring and diagnostics of machine systems”. Jason has written numerous articles and presented at conferences around the world. Jason has also been awarded “best presenter” at numerous conferences, including at the previous two Euromaintenance conferences. Thousands of people have viewed Jason’s Webinars and YouTube videos on the Mobius YouTube channel. Mobius Institute has training centers in over 60 countries, and also provides certification through the ISO/IEC 17024 accredited organization, Mobius Institute Board of Certification. Mobius has direct offices in Australia, Europe and the United States with over 20 employees.