SAP Plant Maintenance (PM): The Complete Guide

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SAP Plant Maintenance (PM): The Complete Guide

Learn PM Plant Maintenance / EAM Enterprise Asset Management for ECC6 and S4/HANA

updated on icon Updated on Sep, 2023

language icon Language - English

person icon Michael Antoine

architecture icon SAP,SAP HANA,Office Productivity


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Course Description

SAP has established itself as a benchmark in the ERP industry throughout the years, serving more than 400,000 clients globally. Rarely does software come with such flexibility and power to accommodate all business models.

With its distinctive database, it enables a noticeable improvement in operations, boosts business performance, and especially improves communication and information sharing between services.

SAP training today is undoubtedly a wise investment for the future. The demand to increase production and quality and the fields of application are both developing regularly.

It may initially look unsettling, but it is indeed as powerful as it is intricate.

SAP Plant Maintenance (PM): The Complete Guide Overview

This course, which is primarily focused on SAP Plant Maintenance (PM), a module that is highly common in businesses and whose influence and relevance have grown over time, covers all of its functions in the most recent version of SAP ERP: S4/HANA, in a straightforward and complete manner.

SAP Plant Maintenance (PM): Who is this training for?

The subjects presented are relevant to people who don't just use the SAP PM module on a daily basis. All people who work on related modules, like the Material Management (or MM) module, the Production Planning (or PP) module, or the Quality Management (or QM) module, will find this interesting.

It should also be of interest to anyone working in an industry with a maintenance department, including maintenance managers, method departments, project managers, plant managers, etc. Individuals who want to learn more about the features that their business has already adopted or those that they should think about adding in the future will find what they need because the program has so many potential uses.

Those who want to shift jobs in maintenance or in IT, and more specifically in SAP, are welcome because this course encompasses the fundamentals of both needed to grasp the entire program.

SAP Plant Maintenance (PM): What will I learn?

This course is intended to be quite comprehensive, and it is organized so that you may follow along at your own leisure and readily refer to each short chapter.

We'll talk about the following subjects:

  1. Maintenance

  2. Organizational Structure

  3. The Structure of Technical Objects

  4. Maintenance procedures

  5. Module-to-module interactions

  6. KPIs and indicators

  7. The SAP Customizing

  8. A chapter devoted to the software's usability and optimization for user adherence

  9. Tips for implementing SAP PM and for a maintenance department

  10. This course, which was modeled around the SAP PM certification, ends with questionnaires for your benefit.

SAP Plant Maintenance (PM): How will I learn?

To learn SAP with this course, you won’t necessarily have to install the software on your computer. You will be shown everything in its natural setting.

SAP Plant Maintenance (PM): What's next?

You will have learned a lot by the end of this training, not just about the SAP PM module but also about other modules like IM, PP, or QM. You will have studied Maintenance as well, though.

You will be fully equipped to pursue a career as a PM consultant.

Sometimes it can be challenging to go beyond the instruction and one can quickly get lost in concrete situations, the course will continue to serve you:

  1. By regularly improving our training courses in response to your comments

  2. Using a system of communication through TutorialsPoint, particularly the Q&A, but also through message

  3. For more complicated situations where it would be necessary to send us files, by email

  4. It is also feasible to offer you a customized coaching program based on your individual goals.


What will you learn in this course:

  • Learn everything about SAP: PM Module (Plant Maintenance)

  • Perform automatic repairs and facilitate maintenance requests

  • Record problems in the SAP system

  • Plan labor and material activities

  • Record, manage, and settle the costs involved


What are the prerequisites for this course?

  • Access to SAP is advantageous.

  • Working knowledge of the program is a plus

SAP Plant Maintenance (PM): The Complete Guide


Check out the detailed breakdown of what’s inside the course

4 Lectures
  • play icon Presentation of the trainers 01:43 01:43
  • play icon Introduction 05:14 05:14
  • play icon Presentation of the Virtual Maintenance Team 01:37 01:37
  • play icon Database Access
Organizational Structure
2 Lectures
Object Structure
13 Lectures
Business Process
1 Lectures
Planned order
16 Lectures
Immediate Repair
3 Lectures
Preventive Maintenance
16 Lectures
Follow on order
1 Lectures
Integration between modules
4 Lectures
KPI / Indicators and reporting
3 Lectures
Customizing: Organizational Structure
1 Lectures
Customizing: Generic functions
4 Lectures
Customizing: Technical objects
2 Lectures
Customizing : Process
6 Lectures
Optimization / Ease of use
9 Lectures
Preparation for certification
1 Lectures
BONUS Section
3 Lectures

Instructor Details

Michael Antoine

Michael Antoine

Technico - functional SAP Analyst

Hello, my name is Michael. Working for 10 years as an IT consultant in a large company with more than 5,000 people worldwide, and based on several continents, I position myself as a great enthusiast of technological progress and digitalization.

In my job, I love the human aspect that can result, understand and learn every day.

I love to share my discoveries and I decided to try the adventure with you by proposing videos but also a support by email, allowing even more exchange with you.


Hello, moi c'est Michael. Travailleur depuis 10 ans comme consultant informatique au sein d'une grande société composée de plus de 5 000 personnes à travers le monde, et basée sur plusieurs continents, je me positionne comme un grand passionné de l'avancée technologique et de la digitalisation.

Dans mon métier, j'adore l'aspect humain qu'il peut en résulter, comprendre et apprendre chaque jour.

J'aime énormément partager mes découvertes et j'ai décidé alors de tenter l'aventure avec vous en proposant des supports vidéos mais également un support par mail, permettant encore plus d'échanger avec vous.

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