The objective of this course is to explain the financial fundamentals of budgeting applicable in a maintenance environment. The course focusses on non-financial trained people, as most maintenance and reliability people are. The course want to address the growing need to translate improvement – i.e. reliability - initiatives into a business language. We all seek availability improvements, but how do I convince my senior management? This course will give you the tools and the confidence to succeed in this task. After taking the course you will understand the budgeting process and the follow-up process to keep the maintenance cost under control.