Share This Story

Learn the fundamentals of electric vehicle technology and gain the skills you need to safely work on, diagnose, and maintain hybrid and electric vehicles.

Red River College Polytechnic is offering a tuition-free Introduction to Electric Vehicle Technology Micro-Credential Course as part of a training initiative to provide workers with new skills needed to support a clean economy. The course has been specifically designed to prepare technicians for safely working on, diagnosing and maintaining both hybrid and electric vehicles. This hands-on course covers the hazards, safe work procedures and specialized equipment used when working with the high voltages associated with hybrid and electric vehicles.

Beginning with terminology and safe work practices, the course covers both DC and AC electrical fundamentals, including electric motor motors, invertors, and battery management systems. The course provides a firm understanding of electrical, electronics, DVOM operation, battery and electrical safety and the basic principle of operation behind data communication. The strong electrical foundation required for technicians to safely and confidently maintain hybrid and electric vehicles. Both theory and practical instructional methods are used in this course.

The article continues below






The tuition-free Introduction to Electric Vehicle Technology micro-credential course is fully funded by Canadian Colleges for a Resilient Recovery (C2R2) and the Government of Canada. The course is offered in person at Notre Dame Campus on two different dates: September 18 – 29, 2023 or October 16 – 27, 2023. The course is part-time and online.

The course is open to Registered Apprentices or Red Seal Technicians in any of the following trades: Automotive Service Technician, Heavy Duty Mechanic, Agricultural Equipment Technician, Aircraft Maintenance Journeyperson, Marine and Outdoor Power Equipment Technician, Railway Car Technician, Diesel Engine Mechanic, Recreation Vehicle Service Technician, Collision Repair Technician, Truck and Transport Mechanic or Transport Trailer Technician.

Upcoming Events

Bike Week Winnipeg

Celebrate cycling in Winnipeg! Bike Week 2024 (June 9-15) offers events for all ages and abilities. Join group rides, workshops, family activities, and more. Explore Winnipeg's beautiful bike paths and promote healthy transportation. Find your perfect ride and register for events at BikeWeekWinnipeg.com. Don't miss Winnipeg's biggest cycling celebration!

Find out more

Kids Eat Free at IKEA Restaurant Every Wednesday

Kids Eat Free at IKEA Restaurant Kids eat free every Wednesday Kids meals are free […]

Find out more
Winnipeg,Winnipeg,ManitobaCanada
+ Google Map

Adidas Winnipeg Warehouse Sale

Don't miss the Adidas Winnipeg Warehouse Sale! June 12th-16th at RBC Convention Centre (375 York Ave). Score up to 80% off on Adidas shoes, apparel & accessories for men, women & kids. Gear up for the whole family at unbeatable prices. Be prepared for crowds & check out sale details like payment options!

Find out more
RBC Convention Centre,RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg 375 York Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R3C 3J3
Winnipeg,R3C 3J3CA
+ Google Map

Tots in Elmwood – Free Drop-In Program

Free Playgroup in Winnipeg! Tots in Elmwood offers a welcoming space for children aged 0-5 to play, learn, and grow through creative activities, circle time, and crafts. Every Tuesday & Thursday, 9:15 AM - 11:30 AM at EK Active Living Center, 180 Poplar Avenue. Connect with other families and promote healthy child development in a fun, free program!

Find out more
EK Active Living Center,180 Poplar Avenue.
Winnipeg,Manitoba
+ Google Map

Steinbach Summer in the City Festival

Join the Steinbach Summer in the City Festival from June 14-16, 2024, in downtown Steinbach, Manitoba. Enjoy live performances, a bustling marketplace, and delicious culinary delights. Don't miss the thrilling amusement park rides, classic car show, and spectacular fireworks display. Experience the best of Steinbach's vibrant festival atmosphere this summer!

Find out more

10+ Free Weekend Events June 14-16

10+ Free Things To Do In Winnipeg This Weekend June 14-16 Posted Every Tuesday before […]

Find out more
Winnipeg, Manitoba,Winnipeg,ManitobaCanada
+ Google Map

Casinos Of Winnipeg Birthday Bash

Casinos Of Winnipeg Birthday Bash IMPORTANT: Participation in contests and giveaways requires a Casinos of […]

Find out more
Club Regent Casino,1425 Regent Ave W
Winnipeg,MBCanada
+ Google Map

River City Brickfest

Calling all LEGO fans! River City Brickfest takes over Grant Park Shopping Centre on June 15th, 2024 from 10am to 6pm. Explore incredible LEGO creations, build your own masterpieces in the interactive zone, and be part of a fun community event. Don't miss out on this free event - perfect for LEGO enthusiasts of all ages! (Located at Grant Park Shopping Centre's center court).

Find out more

Winnipeg 150 in the Ward Block Party

Winnipeg 150 in the Ward Block Party Winnipeg 150 In the Ward Block Party - […]

Find out more
Eric Coy Arena,535 Oakdale Dr
Winnipeg,MBCanada
+ Google Map

Free Admission Days at The Red River Ex 2024

11 AM – 12 PM. FREE admission from 11:00 am to noon am ONLY.  A FREE pancake & sausage breakfast will be served from 11:00 am to noon ONLY.  

Find out more
Red River Exhibition Park,3977 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R3K 2E8
Winnipeg,R3K 2E8CA
+ Google Map
Load More