Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP)

The Certified Maintenance & Reliability Professional (CMRP) awarded by the Society of Maintenance and Reliability Professionals (SMRP) is the industry standard certification for validating maintenance, reliability, and physical asset management professionals’ expertise, skills, and abilities. It is the only ISO-accredited credential for individuals working in the maintenance, reliability, and physical asset management fields.

This 5-day interactive preparation training course aimed to give trainees an overview of the fundamental pillars of Reliability and Maintenance, as defined by the Society of Maintenance and Reliability Professionals. Separately from the course, an examination for the SMRP certification of Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional test will be organized right after the conclusion of the course.

The CMRP exam typically has a pass rate of 55% to 65%. By attending this workshop, participants have increased their chances of passing, with an overall success rate of 85% over the past 5 years.

Top Learning Objectives

  • Take the CMRP certification exams with a significantly higher chance of passing
  • Develop a strategy for outstanding maintenance and reliability performance
  • Understand reliability methodologies and programmes to drive performance
  • Discover tools to improve reliability at equipment level
  • Develop leadership skills and improve organisation and human performance
  • Work with management with an overview of the latest practice in planning scheduling and control
  • Comprehend how maintenance can become a more strategic and influential function

Who Should Attend?

VPs, Directors, Division Heads, Managers, Superintendents, Specialists, Leaders, Supervisors, Foremen, Planners, Technicians, & Engineers from the following departments:

  • Maintenance
  • Engineering
  • Reliability
  • Shutdowns & Turnarounds
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Asset Management
  • Asset Integrity
  • Operations
  • Plant Management
  • Production
  • Process

From industries including but not limited to: Oil & Gas, Utilities, Manufacturing, Construction, Petrochemicals/ Chemicals, Transportation & Rail, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Mining, Food & Beverages, etc.

All other industries that see maintenance and reliability as the core of the business or maintenance cost is relevant to the financial of the plant or equipment are the most valuable assets to the company.

Trainer's Background

A maintenance and reliability expert with over 25 years of experience in managing multicultural, multidisciplinary personnel in multinational organizations. Possesses a vast amount of expertise in providing technical maintenance and reliability assistance, as well as consultancy services to a multitude of international companies.


Face-to-Face Masterclass
Date: 2nd – 6th September, 2024
Time: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Location: Accra, Ghana

Face-to-Face Masterclass
Date: 21st – 25th October, 2024
Time: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Location: Cape Town, South Africa

“The trainer is a true reliability leader and a business leader. He is very knowledgeable about the region and has spent years building relationships based on value. I would find it unthinkable to work in the region without requesting guidance from Ahmed.”

– Executive Director – Association of Asset Management
Professionals (AMP)


“The trainer is an expert in this subject. His good quality, he always tries to understand and solve problem. He is good service provider to keep the customer satisfied.”

– Sr. Optimization and Reliability – Abu Dhabi Company for
Onshore Operations