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Electric Vehicle Safe Service and Maintenance

Get the knowledge and skills needed to service battery electric, plug-in and hybrid electric vehicles.

A close-up photo of hands in heavy-duty gloves using specialized equipment to work on the underside of an electric vehicle.

Free course

This course is part of a training initiative to provide workers with new skills needed to support a clean economy. It is fully funded by Canadian Colleges for a Resilient Recovery (C2R2) (PDF 207KB).

 Dates Location Length Delivery Cost
Online - Mar. 20
In-person - Mar. 27-30
Akerley Campus 30 Hours (6 hours online, 24 in person) Blended $0


Learn and practice working on a variety of electric vehicles. You train in industry-leading safety practices and service powertrain and temperature control systems, as well as high voltage battery charging systems. Additionally,  various categories of high voltage vehicles, transmission types and connection procedures will be discussed.

You learn how to:

  • Demonstrate high voltage safety procedures when providing maintenance on electric vehicles
  • Identify connection procedures for different categories of high voltage vehicles
  • Service high voltage powertrain systems to manufacturer and industry standard
  • Service high voltage battery charging systems to manufacturer and industry standard
  • Compare high voltage vehicle transmission types
  • Service high voltage vehicle temperature management systems to manufacturer and industry standard
  • Explain maintenance procedures for battery and hybrid electric high voltage vehicles

Admission requirements

  • Applicants must hold a Certificate of Qualification as an Automotive Service Technician.

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