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NAFTC Updates

NAFTC Adds Newly-Designed Bi-Fuel Engine Performance Trainer to Upcoming Trainings

NAFTC Adds Newly-Designed Bi-Fuel Engine Performance Trainer to Upcoming Trainings

To understand how to repair a vehicle, you need to see how it works. In December of 2017, the National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium (NAFTC) received a training tool to assist in the education of automotive technicians on maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing propane autogas vehicles. The Bi-Fuel Engine Performance Trainer …

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NAFTC Updates

Training Resource Gets a One-of-a-Kind Makeover

Training Resource Gets a One-of-a-Kind Makeover

The National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium and ICOM North America, a leader in propane autogas conversion systems have teamed up to create a one-of-a-kind vehicle and an investment for future NAFTC students. This summer, ICOM converted the NAFTC Hybrid Electric Vehicle Training Educator to run on propane autogas in addition …

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NAFTC Updates

The NAFTC Bids Farewell to Two Longtime Leaders

The NAFTC Bids Farewell to Two Longtime Leaders

At the National Odyssey kickoff event last month, Judy Moore and Bill Davis made an announcement. Both Judy and Bill are leaving the National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium in the next couple of months.
Judy has accepted a position with West Virginia Hive, in order to be closer to her hometown. She will mentor and work with new and emerging businesses in WV.
Bill will retire at the beginning of June, but plans to continue to play a roll in the industry through consulting and other activities.

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Odyssey Updates

Get Involved with National AFV Day Odyssey

Join dozens of Odyssey event site hosts across the country, who are committed to achieving energy independence by promoting the use of cleaner transportation options. How? By hosting an Odyssey 2017 event this Earth Day, that’s how! What is Odyssey? National Alternative Fuel Vehicle Day Odyssey—we shorten it to Odyssey—is …

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On Scene

On Scene

This year, On Scene will focus on case studies of incidents involving Alternative Fuel Vehicles (AFVs). AFVs are just as safe as conventional vehicles, but they are different. Consequently, incidents involving alternative fuel vehicles require specialized procedures from first responders. This month’s case study is based on an incident involving …

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Members Spotlight

Member Spotlight – Copper Mountain College

The National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium (NAFTC) is delighted to welcome Copper Mountain College (CMC) as our newest national training center member. Located in Joshua Tree, CA, the college offers an associate in science degree in automotive technology. To supplement the associate degree, CMC students can earn several certificates of …

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