Electric Aware

An all-encompassing insight into how to interact with all electric, hybrid and alternative fuel vehicles

In this highly interactive virtual classroom workshop, our expert trainer will lead drivers through a journey of all they need to know about electric, hybrid and alternative fuel vehicles.

Participants will learn all about the various forms of vehicles and how they can get the very best out of them from a driving, cost and performance standpoint.

Recommended for organisations that are considering switching to an electric, hybrid or alternative fuel fleet, as well as for existing electric vehicle owners that want to release the many benefits of an electric fleet.

The workshop will be delivered by a professional driver trainer who will fully engage with the participants to maximise the learning experience, answer questions and act as a guide to enable each and every person attending to gain the absolute most they can from attending the session.

Our Electric Aware Workshop is designed especially to be delivered through our virtual classroom live format, allowing for maximum flexibility in terms of participant location and running time.  

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Price: available on request 
  • Format: classroom workshop | up to 20 drivers
  • Format: virtual classroom live | up to 12 drivers
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At the end of the workshop drivers will have:

A greater understanding of the various forms of electric, hybrid and alternative fuel vehicles.

 

An improved awareness in how to get the very best out of them in terms of range and performance.

An enhanced understanding of the limitations of each type of vehicle and how they can adopt a driving style to suit each one

 

The ability to make an educated decision of whether an electric, hybrid or alternative fuel vehicle will be the right fit for their lifestyle moving forward.

Course details

Who should attend

Anybody who is considering making the switch to electric or hybrid vehicles, as well as those already running an electric fleet

Delivery method

The workshop is facilitated by a professional driver trainer who will fully engage with participants to maximise the learning experience and draw out their views and opinions.

This course is typically delivered online as a virtual classroom.

Course outline

History and Terminology

  • The history of electric vehicles
  • Present day terminology
  • How an electric and hybrid vehicle works
  • The charging eco-system in the UK

Function

  • How to drive an electric vehicle efficiently
  • How to improve the life of your battery
  • How to charge your vehicle, where and when
  • Understanding the benefits of the “top up

Costs

  • Grants and subsidies
  • Charging costs
  • Road tax

Alternative fuels

  • What is out there?
  • Is Hydrogen the answer?
  • What the future may hold

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