Class Schedule 2020

Electric Drive Training.. 5 days..Hands-on ... Mon.. Friday Private Class SOLD OUT

This class is a 5 day class for teachers and techs. This class is held in ACDC's home town at our training center. Our complete fleet of hybrid and EV cars, all our equipment and our facilities will be open to you. Everyone will have their own Hybrid or EV for the week to drive. Limited to 10 people. $4,000 will include 5 nights lodging / all meals/ use car Hybrid-EV, 4 gig jump drive, both ACDC's color books, recorded Webinar HEV 101, EV 101, OEM 101. This can get you our Master Level Hybrid Certificate (conditions apply)

When: Mon March 9 8:30 AM - Fri March 13 6:00 PM

ACDC EV / HEV Classes for High School Teachers Albany, New York

Capital Region BOCES Career & Tech School
015 Watervliet-Shaker Rd, Albany NY 12205
More Info call Brian LaCroix at 518-862-4790
We are volunteering our time,
When: Fri March 20 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Albany, NY

Up Your Voltage #58 March 31 - April 6 ... 7 days of Hybrid and EV training. SOLD OUT

Up Your Voltage is our most popular class. 10 seats only. Price $5,500 7 days of advanced EV / hybrid hands-on training. Fly into Worcester, Mass the day before and meet and greet. Class is hands-on every day. Theory is done online before class starts. We have 13 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: Tue March 31 8:30 AM - Mon April 6 5:30 PM

NYC International Auto Show ... New York City

Craig and Deb will be making our annual trip to the Big Apple. In the area? Lets have dinner. We both write for Auto, Inc and so we cover this show to keep up with the latest HEV / EV news.
When: Wed April 8 8:15 AM - Thu April 9 11:15 PM
Where: New York City, NY

SAE Congress

SAE holds a great conference every year. This is a must do for ACDC. We will be attending as Media once again. Cobo hall. Let me know if you will be there.
When: Tue April 21 7:45 AM - Thu April 23 7:45 PM
Where: Detroit, MI

Live Webnar .. 2020 Update HVAC Class ... 1.5 to 2 hours .. 10AM and repeated live at 8pm EST $150.00

This class is our annual A/C and heating update on the latest A/C issues concerning HEV and EVs. Heat Pump and Inverters explained. What is new with R1234yf and HV compressor oil. You will know a lot more when you log off. Live on the Internet. Interactive with PDF workbook. Broadcast live twice.
8:00amm EST and 8:00 pm 10:00.
When: Tue April 28 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Where: The Internet

Hybrid and EV Service Writer Training and Marketing .. 2 night class $200

Hybrid Owners make 108K per year. EV owners average over 150K. They love their cars and the planet. How do you work with these folks? How can you get them into your doors? What about EVs. Are EV chargers for you? This class will help you sell and attract new business.
When: Tue May 12 6:00 PM - Wed May 13 9:30 PM
Where: on-line Live. A few clicks away

Up Your Voltage! Class #59 ... 7 Days 10 Seats Only .. 8 Seats Left

Price $5,500 7 days of advanced EV / hybrid hands-on training. Fly into Boston or Worcester, Mass. Class starts at 8:00 the night before. ACDC classroom holds 10 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. 10 seats only. Call to sign up 508 826 4546. Fly in day is Monday June 8 Class is June 9 to 15. Class Starts at 8;30 am on Tuesday.
8:30 to 5pm each day. Fee includes Hotel, Meals, Class, 2 books, 30 hours of on-line training BEFORE class.
When: Tue June 9 8:30 AM - Mon June 15 3:00 PM

ACDC Hybrid / EV 16 Hour Class in Bay Area of California $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 a place to be determined where we will have access to hybrids and parts. You will leave knowing a lot more then when you walk in. Sat. 8 to 5 Sun 1 to 6. Monday night 6 to 9pm. Meals included. 4 Gig jump drive with info loaded and notebooks.
When: Thu July 16 8:00 AM - Mon July 20 5:00 PM

NACAT Conference 2020 ... ACDC is a Bronze Sponsor

Once again ACDC is helping the schools in North America with free training and a great time, good food and people that know why we do what we do. Deb and Craig will be on their way Australia via Hawaii, but ACDC will be there in force. Updated hybrid / EV class. Find us at NACAT 2020
When: Mon July 20 7:00 AM - Thu July 23 6:00 PM
Where: Cincinnati, Ohio area

Hybrid and EV training in Hawaii

ACDC is heading to Hawaii. Class TBA so save the dates. More info to follow. Learn more about Electric Vehicles.

When: Wed July 22 8:00 AM - Sat July 25 4:00 PM
Where: Hawaii ..what Island to follow. Save the dates.

Hybrid / EV training in Australia at VASA Event

Wire & Gas 2020 will place a heavy focus on the changes and opportunities facing the automotive repair industry as electrification gathers momentum. Wire & Gas 2020 will take place from July 31 to August 2, 2020 at Marriott Surfers Paradise and SuperCool Group headquarters in Ormeau, on Queensland’s Gold Coast.
When: Fri July 31 8:00 AM - Sun August 2 4:00 PM
Where: Surfers Paradise, Australia

Electric Drive Plus in Australia ... 6 day event . Only 10 seats.

6 days of advanced EV / hybrid hands-on training. Class is 6 days long. Craig van Batenburg and John Vander Reyden (Two Dutchmen) will assist the class. Class room, disassembling hybrids, scoping, scanning, real world fixes, diagnosis and a lot more.
When: Mon August 10 8:00 AM - Sat August 15 6:00 PM
Where: Melborne, Austrailia

ACDC in-house Event for ACDC Tech Trainers

Invitation only for those that want to be or are Certified ACDC EMV trainers. For more info, contact us.
When: Mon September 21 8:00 AM - Fri September 25 5:00 PM
Where: ACDC headquarters Worcester, Massachuseets USA

AAPEX / SEMA / ACDC annual Party in Las Vegas on Wednesday

Deb and Craig Van Batenburg will be at the BG booth 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. Call Deb at 508 826 4546 if you are in Vegas.
When: Tue November 3 8:30 AM - Thu November 5 8:30 PM
Where: Las Vegas, Nevada