AM 305 - Planning and Decision-Making

Starts:  Jan 1, 2022 09:00 (NZST)
Ends:  Jan 31, 2022 17:00 (NZST)
Associated with  New Zealand


AM 305 builds your planning and decision-making skills. It does this by exploring methods and techniques to support future investment and current lifecycle decisions within an asset management context.

Attendees will understand how to define the process, methods and criteria to make decisions over the life of assets. This includes financial and non-financial considerations, developing works programmes, and asset performance indicators.

The course materials are based on the authoritative resources International Infrastructure Management Manual (IIMM) and ISO 55000 suite of Standards.

On completion, learners are awarded a digital badge which can be saved and shared.

This course is a collaboration between IPWEA NZ and Just Add Lime.

Who should attend

Those who are new to managing infrastructure assets or those who want to align their understanding of asset management with the IIMM.

Typical attendees include

  • Engineers
  • Project managers
  • Planners
  • Strategy staff
  • Executives
  • Consultants

Learning material

  • Text, images, video
  • Formative assessment
  • Activities
  • Case studies
  • Summative assessment


This course will develop your understanding of decision-making methodology, risk management, long term investment planning and financial management.


  • Lifecycle decision methods
  • Managing risk
  • Operational planning and management
  • Capital investment planning
  • Financial planning
  • Asset Management Plans

Recommended prior learning or equivalent experience

An understanding of the content of the following badges: AM 101, AM 202, AM 203 and AM 204.


Please note:

  • Registrations close on 22 December due to holiday season.
  • Support will be limited between 24 December and 17 January.
  • If you are registering other people, you must use each person’s individual email address for the registration.

When you register you will receive a confirmation email. Then, within a few days of the course starting, you will receive an email with everything you'll need to know to get started - including how to access the course.


  • Members: $265.50+GST
  • Non-members: $295+GST
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Jodie O'Doherty
(04) 496 3254