Autobot Academy launches care and maintenance course
The Autobot Academy has launched its national program, an advanced professional course in the care and maintenance of electric vehicles. The course will be essential to provide quality support and service to keep the vehicles in good condition.
Autobot Academy, the brand for electric vehicle education in India, has launched its nationwide curriculum, an advanced professional course in electric vehicle care and maintenance. The course aims to develop next-level service, maintenance engineers and technicians to support the growth of the electric vehicle industry, and advance and accelerate ecosystems with the right mix of skilled manpower.
India is making rapid progress on the path to becoming an electric vehicle nation with over a million electric vehicles already on the roads. It is estimated that the country will have an electric vehicle industry worth INR 500 billion by 2025, of which electric 2-wheelers alone would be worth INR 100 billion.
This increase will also provide a huge employment opportunity for trained and professionally qualified electric vehicle maintenance and service engineers and technicians. They will be essential in providing quality support and service to keep vehicles in good condition.
Elaborating on this first EV learning opportunity, Ashwini Tiwary, Co-Founder/CEO of Autobot India said, “With a commitment to environmental sustainability, the government has considered making India an #EVnation of here 2030. We at Autobot Academy are fully prepared to support Indian EV start-ups, OEMs and aspirants by providing them with an advanced one-stop-shop platform for upskilling, reskilling and skill development in the field.
He added, “As part of the innovative learning program, the Autobot Academy will also provide support and mentorship to young entrepreneurs and existing garage owners as they set up or upgrade their facilities as centers. futuristic services for the new technologies market.
Further adding, Ashwini said, “Our goal is to create new jobs and build skills for young people through this flagship program. We will specifically target start-ups, OEMs, fleet operators, aggregators, last-mile delivery providers, and transportation and logistics companies with the Autobot EV talent pool. The goal is to develop 1,000 certified EV service and maintenance engineers and technicians for the domestic market by the end of 2023.”
The course “EV Servicing and Maintenance” will be the first professional certification course in India in the field of electric two-wheelers. The three-month course will be a blended learning opportunity (online + offline) with Autobot Level 2 certification. This is an ecological learning opportunity that will provide skills and knowledge related to management end-to-end EV service, maintenance and diagnostic tasks and responsibilities.
Adding to this Rajeev Sharma, Head of Learning and Development, Autobot Academy said, “Expanding the growth and market reach of the Indian automotive industry in the 2-wheeler segment is largely dependent on after-sales support. . While E 2 wheelers are already on the road, the skilled workforce to meet the immediate needs of E 2 wheel customers is still not readily available when needed.
He added, “To meet this urgent need for skilled labor exclusively for the E-2 wheel industry, we have designed this customized service and maintenance course to not only meet emerging customer needs, but also to generate jobs for aspiring candidates in the electric vehicle industry. . Since we launched this program, the response overwhelmingly encourages us to design other similar courses in the near future. The EVSM program is designed to develop the technical, technical-commercial, and interpersonal skills desired in engineers to achieve the goal of ensuring EV customer delight.
To become an Autobot Certified Level 2 EV Service and Maintenance Engineer in the 2-wheel segment, learners would undergo hands-on training on the latest EV models and the most advanced diagnostic tools. The course will be extremely beneficial for professionals in the service and maintenance industry, garage owners, contractors and students.
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