Electric Vehicle Safety Training

Electric Vehicle Safety Training

NFPA’s Electric Vehicle (EV) Safety Training team conducted a nationwide training tour in 2011, delivering classroom training to thousands of first 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 vehicles
  • Basic electrical concepts
  • Vehicle systems and charging stations
  • Identification methods
  • Immobilization process
  • Disabling procedures
  • Extrication operations
  • Fires
  • Submersions
  • Incidents involving charging stations
  • High voltage battery damage

 

This interactive training program provides first responders with the tools and information they need to safely handle emergency situations involving EVs, PHEVs, and charging stations. Learn more about NFPA's Electric Vehicle Safety Training.

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Electric Vehicle Safety for Emergency Responders Online Course
Be prepared for incidents involving electric and hybrid vehicles with NFPA's Electric Vehicle Safety for Emergency Responders Online Course.
Item #: EVT03
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Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Emergency Field Guide
Electric/hybrid vehicle technology has changed! NFPA's updated Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Emergency Field Guide is vital for first response.
Item #: EVFG
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