The exam/certification will be available by 2024.
SAE International, the world's leading authority in mobility standards development, has produced a certification program to establish and verify the skills and knowledge of technicians who maintain, repair, and operate Electric Vehicle charging stations. The Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) Technician Certification will be granted to technicians who have successfully completed a comprehensive training program and passed a rigorous exam administered by SAE ITC Probitas Authentication.
The EVSE Technician Certification will expand the workforce that ensures a reliable charging experience for EV drivers and help advance the adoption of electric vehicles.
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For Professionals looking to become SAE Certified EVSE Field Technicians:
SAE International has collaborated with leading EV Charging Equipment providers to create an industry-verified certification program for Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) Field Technicians. This certification is an integral part of demonstrating mastery of your capabilities, bestowing upon you a distinct competitive edge within your industry. Preferred by manufacturers and charge point operators alike, certified field technicians exhibit superior readiness to solve the maintenance and operations problems associated with EV charging infrastructure, thus ensuring its dependability and efficiency.
For those embarking on a career transition without prior field experience, explore the comprehensive training options available by clicking here. Alternatively, if you already have experience and want more information on the certification and examination, please complete this form to access the Body of Knowledge that outlines the requisite knowledge, skills, and training standards that have been defined by the industry as necessary for successful employment in this field.
For organizations interested in offering Certified EVSE Technician Training:
SAE International has developed the Body of Knowledge with the input of Subject Matter Experts spanning the entire industry. This comprehensive resource outlines the essential proficiencies and expertise crucial for the EVSE field technician to successfully perform their job. It provides guidance for the development of a training curriculum and an understanding of the composition of the Certification exam. Whether you're an Automotive OEM seeking to internally train EVSE technicians or a technical institution focusing on building the workforce for this critical role, SAE International is committed to offering its support. If you are interested in utilizing the Body of Knowledge, please fill out this form to receive it.