Maintenance & The Maintenance Control Plan Course
Author: JOHN W KOSHAK
Format: CEU (CONTINUING EDUCATION)
Publication Date: 40391
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This is a self-study course with a timed online test. The book for this course is not included and should be purchased separately. This course is based on Chapters 1-2 of the Maintenance on New Equipment Designs by John Koshak (not included). The Maintenance &The Maintenance Control Plan Course counts as 3 contact hours (0.3 CEUs) towards recertification.
Approved by NAEC for CET and NAESA for QEI (maximum of 0.2 CEU for online courses per annual renewal period can be applied towards maintenance of qualifications for certified inspectors) and the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Montana, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin.
By studying the required materials to take the exam the reader will have had the opportunity to learn about:
- The difference in maintenance procedures on machine-room-less elevators and legacy equipment.
- Maintenance control programs (MCPs) and what they entail.
- Maintenance Control Program
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The following are some areas covered:
- The exam data bank consists of questions which are all multiple choice. Thirty questions will be chosen at random and the candidate will be allowed 40 minutes to take the test.
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John Koshak is head and founder of Elevator Safety Solutions, Inc. Directly prior to reactivating the company in September 2008, Koshak served as director of Codes and Standards for North America for ThyssenKrupp Elevator. He was formerly in research at ThyssenKrupp Research, Innovation and Design. Koshak got his start in the industry in 1980 with Westinghouse Elevator Co. and has worked for Dover Elevator, Amtech Elevator and Adams Elevator Equipment Co., where he was vice president of Technical Support. He was a National Elevator Industry Educational Program instructor from 1982 to 1991, designed the LifeJacket hydraulic-elevator safety and holds several patents for elevator-component designs. Koshak is a member of the ASME A17 Standards Committee and a regent of the Elevator Escalator Safety Foundation.