Class Schedule

Up Your Voltage! Class #51 SOLD OUT

Price $4,900 7 days of advanced EV / hybrid hands-on training. Fly into Providence, R.I. Class starts at 8:00 the night before. ACDC classroom holds 8 people, everyday in a shop disassembling hybrids, Plug-ins and EVs. We will be scoping, scanning, real world fixes, diagnosis and a lot more. We have a training classroom on wheels at ACDC plus HEVs / PHEVs and EVs at class. BOLT... Leaf and a VOLT plus many hybrids so the hands-on never ends. Reviewers can attend for 1/2 price. 8 seats only.
When: Thu August 23 8:00 PM - Thu August 30 3:00 PM

3 days .. HEV- EV-PHEV CRASH COURSE Everything except airfare Included ..4 seats left

Price $3,000 3 days of EV / hybrid hands-on training. Fly into Providence, R.I. Class starts at 8:00pm the night before. ACDC classroom holds 8 people, everyday in a shop disassembling hybrids, Plug-ins and EVs. We will be scoping, scanning, real world fixes, diagnosis and a lot more. We have a training classroom on wheels at ACDC plus HEVs / PHEVs and EVs at class. BOLT... Leaf and a VOLT plus many hybrids so the hands-on never ends. 8 seats only.
When: Wed September 5 8:00 AM - Fri September 7 5:00 PM

Automechanika Frankfurt

Craig spoke here in 2012 and Automechnika in Chicago last year. The topic was "The American Story of HEV and EV". ACDC will be back visiting the show. We will be attending classes and visiting our customers.
When: Tue September 11 9:00 AM - Sat September 15 6:00 PM
Where: Frankfurt, Germany

EV technolgy and HEVs taught at 3 colleges in the Netherlands

Three colleges in Holland will have Craig Van Batenburg as a speaker for students and faculty. Invitation only. Classes will be in English. September 17, 18 and 20.
When: Mon September 17 10:00 AM - Thu September 20 4:00 PM
Where: the Netherlands (Holland)

IGO - ASTE- NC

IGO-NC is committed to improving the automotive service industry through image building and ongoing training. ACDC is going south again to North Carolina to help the state association get their shops ready for the future with hybrid training. Classes on CAN, EVS and HV Battery packs
When: Fri September 28 8:30 AM - Sat September 29 5:30 PM
Where: Cary, NC

Hybrid and EV training for OEM

Private Class for an OEM
When: Tue October 2 8:00 AM - Thu October 4 6:45 PM
Where: USA

Up Your Voltage #52 October 6-13 ... 7 days of Hybrid and EV training. SOLD OUT

Up Your Voltage is out most popular class. 8 seats only. Price $4,900 7 days of advanced EV / hybrid hands-on training. Fly into Providence, R.I. the day before and meet and greet. Class is hands-on every day. Theory is done online before class starts. We have 12 different hybrids/ EVs. You will scope, scan, drive and learn real world fixes, diagnostics and a lot more. Our training facility is set up just for this. VOLT, LEAF, BOLT plus Toyotas, Fords and Honda hybrids. Reviewers can attend for 1/2 $.
When: Sat October 6 8:30 AM - Sat October 13 5:30 PM

AAPEX / SEMA / ACDC annual Party in Las Vegas

Craig and Deb will be at a few booths again to help explain the "why" in terms of products and equipment needed for HEV/ PHEV/ EV and more. Ask us for an invite to our Wednesday Night Party.
When: Tue October 30 8:30 AM - Fri November 2 8:30 PM
Where: Las Vegas, Nevada

Lithium / NiMH Batteries. The future. What do you know? $3,000 includes almost everything.

Craig Van Batenburg, CEO of ACDC, has had many questions about Li-ion / NiMH batteries. Who is rebuilding, what is the battery construction and how do I get to the bottom of what is going on? In the process you will learn how to do this yourself, if you so desire. Because of limited space sign up soon. 8 seats only.
When: Tue November 13 8:30 AM - Thu November 15 5:00 PM

ACDC Hybrid / EV 16 Hour Class in Canada $500

This class is unlike any other you have ever had. Part of that is Craig and his unique teaching style .. a cross between preacher, story teller and hybrid / EV guru. We will hold this class at Centennial College where we will have access to hybrids and parts. ACDC is driving our Chevy Volt to class. You will leave knowing a lot more then when you walk in. Sat / Sun 9-5. Lunch included. 4 Gig jump drive with info loaded and notebooks.
When: Sat November 17 8:00 AM - Sun November 18 5:00 PM

Salvage Yard / Recycling Hybrid / EV 2 day class $500 9am to 4:30 pm

As more cars are electrified more Salvage Yard and Recycling Centers will need to safely handle 400 volts. In this class you will learn the safety and how to discharge a high voltage system and take a high voltage battery apart. Includes a Laminated Safety Card, note book, jump drive with HEV/ EV info and lunch.
When: Wed November 28 9:00 AM - Thu November 29 4:30 PM
Where: ACDC Training Center 24 Wells Street Worcester, MA

Up Your Voltage! #53 December 2 to 8, 2018 4 Seats Left

Price $5,000 7 days of advanced EV / hybrid hands-on training. Fly into Providence, R.I. the day before and meet and greet. Class is 7 days long with hands-on every day. Theory is done online before class starts. We have 12 different hybrids/ EVs. You will scope, scan, drive and learn real world fixes, diagnostics and a lot more. Our training facility is set up just for this. VOLT, LEAF, BOLT plus Toyotas, Fords and Honda hybrids. Reviewers can attend for 1/2 $.
When: Sun December 2 8:00 AM - Sat December 8 5:00 PM
Where: Worcester, Mass

SAE Hybrid and EV Symposium

ACDC attends this almost every year so we can report on what is new for the coming models. February 19-21, 2019 Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Technologies Symposium
When: Tue February 19 2019 8:00 AM - Thu February 21 6:00 PM
Where: San Diego-Mission Valley, California, USA

Electric Drive Training.. 5 days..Hands-on in Wilmington, North Carolina ...16 seats left

This class is a 5 day class for teachers and techs. $4,000. This class is held in Wilmington, NC in the winter so we have a warmer place. We will have many hybrids at class, plus scan tools and some great equipment. The facility is modern shop with a dedicated training room above. Limited to 20 people. A lot is included such as Webinar HEV 101, EV 101, OEM 101, books, hotel, meals. This can get you our Advanced Level Hybrid Certificate (conditions apply).
When: Wed February 27 2019 8:30 AM - Sun March 3 5:30 PM
Where: Mobile Tech in Wilmington, NC