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Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles

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This micro-credential course is part of a training initiative to provide workers with new skills needed to support a clean economy. It is fully funded by Canadian Colleges for a Resilient Recovery (C2R2) and the Government of Canada.

The tuition-free Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles micro-credential course gives students in-depth training in hydrogen fuel cell systems and provides the knowledge needed to ensure safe practices with the push to reduce emissions in transportation to zero.

This course provides:

  • Knowledge of the fundamentals and safe practices used when working with high-voltage hydrogen fuel cell systems.
  • An understanding how hydrogen is produced and transferred in a safe way.
  • Training on how high-pressure hydrogen storage systems function and the various safety systems in place in vehicles.
  • The skills to determine and address the servicing needs of fuel cell electric vehicle systems.

Course Information

DatesDaysTimesLengthLocationCost
March 11 – 14, 2024Mon. – Thurs.8am – 4pm28 hoursIn person – Notre Dame Campus$0 (value of up to $1,072)
March 18 – 21, 2024Mon. – Thurs.8am – 4pm28 hoursIn person – Notre Dame Campus$0 (value of up to $1,072)
March 25 – 28, 2024Mon. – Thurs.8am – 4pm28 hoursIn person – Notre Dame Campus$0 (value of up to $1,072)

Credential:

Textbooks/Materials:

  • N/A.

Instructor(s):

  • Leonard Wiens

Prerequisites

Participants must be a Registered Apprentice or Red Seal Technician in one or more of the following trades:

  • Automotive Service Technician
  • Heavy Duty Mechanic
  • Agricultural Equipment Technician
  • Aircraft Maintenance Journeyperson
  • Marine and Outdoor Power Equipment Technician
  • Railway Car Technician
  • Diesel Engine Mechanic
  • Recreation Vehicle Service Technician
  • Collision Repair Technician
  • Truck and Transport Mechanic
  • Transport Trailer Technician
  • Have completed high-voltage electrical safety training (i.e. Introduction to Electric Vehicle Technology)

Register

This course is currently open for registration.

Interested in registering multiple employees for this course? Contact us.

RRC Polytech campuses are located on the lands of Anishinaabe, Ininiwak, Anishininew, Dakota, and Dené, and the National Homeland of the Red River Métis.

We recognize and honour Treaty 3 Territory Shoal Lake 40 First Nation, the source of Winnipeg’s clean drinking water. In addition, we acknowledge Treaty Territories which provide us with access to electricity we use in both our personal and professional lives.

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