Accelerate – Making the Switch to EV

Designed to help businesses plan towards 2035 and their transition to electric vehicles, this course enables participants to develop a structured approach that is right for their business.

The course can be run online or face to face, and is one of the most informative EV training programmes available. Guided by one of our experienced fleet industry team with a wealth of experience in electric, the course takes a structured approach to discovering all you need to know to make the right decisions for your business as you journey towards 2035.

Who should attend?

This course is recommended for anyone who is involved in the co-ordination or management of a vehicle fleet and wishes to develop their understanding of planning and managing an electric fleet.

It is also a helpful refresher for those returning to a fleet role, who wish to bring their knowledge and skills up to date in an ever-changing market place.

Course delivery

The course can be run as a 1 day trainer-led face to face course or live online over half a day .

Course Overview & Learning Outcomes

Course content:

  • Understanding the market
  • Identifying the vehicles available
  • Evaluation of stakeholder objectives
  • Cost of ownership and operational considerations
  • Planning for the future

Course attendees will be able to:

  • Understand the electric market place and the journey to 2035
  • Identify electric options, their opportunities and any limitations
  • Build the case and cost model for electric to engage stakeholders
  • Plan how to operate and maintain an electric fleet
Cost of course

When run as a face to face course, the cost is:

£225 course fee per person – members

£295 course fee per person – non members

The online trainer led half day course costs £150 per person

You do not need to join as a member to purchase this course, but with membership starting at £99 we would encourage you to find out more about our membership benefits.

Cancellation policy for 3 or more delegates booked on the same course:

A company can book a maximum of 4 spaces on one course. If more than 2 spaces are booked and cancellation is requested less than 16 weeks before the course start date, then a 50% refund will apply. (The AFP is a not-for-profit organisation, and this policy ensures the course can still run for the remaining delegates)
Getting started

If you are ready to get started, you can book a place on the next online course, taking place on 4th June 2024 here -

If you would like to know more, or want to register your interest for the face to face course, which is run on demand, or have any questions, please fill out the form below.

We are here to answer any queries so please get in touch with questions about the course, before you book or once you have started your course. Our team have a wealth of experience in fleet vehicle management and are happy to support your development.

Should you require any further information, please contact the AFP Administration Hub at  [email protected]

Contact Us for More Information

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