This course is an overview of various systems, components, and configurations used in Hybrid and Electric vehicles. It is designed to familiarize the student with the safety, and the electrical and electronic theories related to hybrid and electric vehicles. Hands-on training with component identification and safety procedures will be performed. An introductory course that sets the foundation for more advanced courses that will follow.
Intro to HEV
Classificaition of HEV Systems
High Voltage Subsystem
Participants will gain knowledge in the following areas:
- Introduction to Hybrid and Electric Vehicles
- Classification of HEV Systems
- High Voltage Subsystem
- System Components
- Vehicle Familiarization
Automotive industry work experience recommended.
Basic electrical knowledge of Ohm's Law and proper use of a DVOM to determine voltage drop, shorts, opens and resistance problems. Knowledge on basic theory of operation on automotive and electrical and mechanical subsystems