LOG 262 - Applied Maintenance and Logistics Management Concepts

Provides base-level aircraft and munitions maintenance managers and logisticians with a survey of concepts and techniques from production operations management and related disciplines, with emphasis on identifying and defining issues, quantitative analysis of alternative courses of action, and effective communication of proposals and related costs and benefits up the chain of command. The course stresses practical application to actual challenges confronting base-level maintenance and logistics managers. Although several mathematical techniques are introduced, the course is specifically designed for managers who may not have any previous math background. Topics include group decision-making dynamics, continuous process improvement methods, capacity requirements planning, general scheduling theory, project management, systems management, basic statistics, and basic reliability and maintainability calculations.

To Apply

Grade Restrictions: None

Special Requirements: All personnel in maintenance and logistics related career fields are eligible. Officers O1 through O4, enlisted members E6 through E9, and civilian members in grades GS9 through GS13, and wage grade equivalents are eligible.



Offering #

Start Date

End Date

Davis Monthan AFB, AZ 24G 07 May 2024 15 May 2024
JNGB McEntire, SC 24H 04 Jun 2024 12 Jun 2024
Live Internet 24I 09 Jul 2024 01 Aug 2024
Live Internet 24J 06 Aug 2024 29 Aug 2024

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Course Information

How to apply for a course (1 of 2) How to book a course (2 of 2) How to obtain your course certificate How to withdraw from a course

Delivery Method: Instructor Led, Live Internet Course

Course Length: 7 days in-residence or 4 weeks for live internet with meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays approximately 2-3 hours per meeting

Event Type: Training (Functional, Technical)

Primary Audience: Maintenance and logistics managers and supervisors. Not rank/grade specific. Also open to non-US personnel MASL # D178119, D178135, D278119.

CL Points: 60


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