5 Day Train-the-Trainer in HEV, PHEV and EV at ACDC Center in Worcester, Mass

Shorter hours than “Up Your Voltage” but still has a hands-on training element

Cost:  $2,400 (Class only). $3,300 Includes meals, a hybrid or EV to drive, all handouts on an 4 gig jump drive, notebook and 5 night at a hotel. Add $200 for both ACDC Hybrid Books. Add $700 for 19 hours of pre-training before you arrive done on the web. Deb can help you with all this.

B2KeJ7NCUAEIqpwThis newly created class is based on today’s technology and teaching methods. What they are missing in their training will be answered.

All of the ACDC fleet of cars will be here. That is 10 and counting. Most popular HEVs are Gen I, II, III Prius, Toyota Highlander, Camry HEV, Honda Civic and Insight, Ford Escape, Nissan Leaf and the Chevy Volt. ACDC has lots of parts to work with, scan tools, and scopes. Limited to 8 people.

Sunday is getting to your Hotel and getting ready for class in the morning. One of the ACDC staff with pick you up at the airport in RI and get you to Worcester. .

Monday  8:30 5pm Meet at the ACDC traning center for hands on work. We will cover “What Makes a Hybrid different from a conventional car?  An Overview.  Safety, Service, Equipment needed and Maintenance Issues”

Tuesday 8:30 to 5    “HV Battery Systems.. NiMH and Li-ion.  Electric Power Steering, DC-DC Converter operations”.

Wednesday 8:30 to 5 “3 Phase Motors. Motor / Generator Controls, the Inverter. Regenerative Braking”

Thursday 8:30 to 5  “High Voltage Air Conditioning systems, Heating, Other cooling systems. Nissan LEAF and Chevy VOLT”.

Friday  8:30 to 3  More training and then leave early to catch a flight home.

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Limited to 8 people.  We keep it small enough to have time for everyone. 

Instructor is Craig Van Batenburg, CMAT. L1 and L3

We accept AMX, Visa, Mastercard, Discover and a check 30 days ahead of time.

Location:  24 Wells Street, Worcester, Massachusetts  USA

Note: Can be taken on the road. You supply the cars and shop.  Quote will vary based on your location and what you can provide for cars and equipment.


Updated 03/30/17