Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Training Comes to JATC 26

Published on June 28, 2011


After securing a highly sought after spot in the General Motors sponsored "Train the Trainer" program in Chicago last April, Assistant Director Mr Ralph Neidert Has finished the first round of Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Training (EVITP)for JATC 26.

 We are very proud to bring this dynamic new training to Local 26 and pleased to be able to continually keep our members on the cutting edge of the electrical industry. Congratulations to Ralph Neidert and David McCord for paving the way to the future for Local 26 members and contractors. The training program was developed and sponsored by a lengthy list of partners such as:

Affirmed EVITP Partners:
· General Motors (Vehicle Manufacturer)
· AeroVironment, Inc. (EVSE Manufacturer; Nissan Partner)
· General Electric (EVSE Manufacturer)
· The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
· The International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI)
· Schneider Electric (EVSE Manufacturer)
· DTE Energy (Michigan Utility)
· PEP Stations (EVSE Manufacturer)
· ClipperCreek (EVSE Manufacturer)
· Exergonix (Battery Storage)
· The University of California-Davis, PHEV Research Center
· Orlando Utilities Commission (Municipal Utility)
· Southern California Edison (SCE)
· Smith Electric Vehicles (Vehicle Manufacturer)
· The National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA)
· Hubbell (EVSE Manufacturer)
· Commonwealth Edison (Illinois Utility)
· Leviton (EVSE Manufacturer)
· Legrand/Pass & Seymour (EVSE Manufacturer)
· Kansas City Power & Light (Utility)
· Duke Energy (Southeastern & Midwestern U.S. Utility)
· Ameren Missouri (Utility)
· The National Joint Apprenticeship Training Center (NJATC)
· Milbank Manufacturing (EVSE Manufacturer)
· California Community Colleges, Advanced Transportation Technology and
Energy Program network, (ATTE)