Our Electric Vehicle Safety Training team started a nationwide training tour in July 2011, delivering EV classroom training to thousands of emergency responders. Now the same training is available online. This dynamic, self-paced course includes all the same topics covered in the classroom course:
- Introduction to hybrid and electric vehicle
- Basic electrical concepts
- Vehicle systems and charging stations
- Identification methods
- Immobilization process
- Disabling procedures
- Extrication operations
- Incidents involving charging stations
- High voltage battery damage
This interactive training program provides emergency responders with the tools and information they need to safely handle emergency situations involving EVs, PHEVs, and charging stations. Participate in this online training today!
Online Training for the Chevrolet Volt
NFPA, Chevrolet, and OnStar have launched Electric Vehicle Safety Training for the Chevrolet Volt, an extended-range electric vehicle. The training features an inside look at the vehicle's technology and safety systems. Be sure to check out our other training resources for the Chevrolet Volt.