Training provides employment for 300 electricians, boosts manpower dedicated to EV Infrastructure roll out, and provides support for upcoming Fisker Karma deliveries
CULVER CITY, California, December 6, 2011 EV Connect, a leading provider of electric vehicle infrastructure solutions, today announced it has trained and certified more than 300 electricians in North America. This EV Connect Certified Contractor Network (CCN) is set to expedite EV charging station installations for new Fisker Karma deliveries and to support the company’s ongoing effort to safely and efficiently install EV infrastructure throughout North America and Canada. EV Connect’s weekly training sessions are designed for electricians and other EV industry practitioners who want to expand their professional credentials and become certified to install EV charging equipment.
“EV Connect is a valuable partner in my business,” said Jim Sylvana, General Manager for Celestial Power in Austin, Texas. “Austin’s demand for charging stations is ramping up. I am glad to be part of the effort to grow the country’s infrastructure that will support getting more clean vehicles on the roads. EV Connect is a crucial part of organizing this work.”
EV Connect is actively recruiting new members for this network. The CCN program includes extensive training in EV infrastructure deployment aimed at helping electricians pass a challenging certification exam. For more information or to apply to EV Connect’s CCN program, send an email to: email@example.com.
“Clearly the barrier to large scale electric vehicle adoption is infrastructure. EV Connect is taking on that problem head on by building an army of top-notch, qualified professionals who can exponentially increase our effectiveness in installing EV charging equipment throughout North America,” said Jordan Ramer, CEO of EV Connect.
About EV Connect, Inc.
EV Connect, an EV industry veteran and visionary, delivers best of breed electric vehicle infrastructure solutions and applies its deep expertise to help OEMs design, engineer, install and maintain EV infrastructure. Based in Culver City, California, EV Connect drives EV adoption forward for commercial customers and EV industry partners alike. For more information visit http://evconnect.wpengine.com.