Did you know hundreds of vehicles running on alternative fuels are operating on Michigan roads today? Did you know responding to incidents involving alternative fuel vehicles requires a different approach than responding to a gasoline or diesel incident?
Is your department prepared to respond to accidents involving alternative fuel vehicles?
Take advantage of free, comprehensive training on responding to accidents involving compressed natural gas vehicles, propane vehicles, electric vehicles, and hydrogen vehicles.
This training is designed to reduce the risks taken by first responders when responding to an incident involving alternative fuels:
o Compressed natural gas (CNG)
o Liquified natural gas (LNG)
o Propane (LPG)
o Electric vehicles (EV)
o Hydrogen vehicles
Nick Wagoner will deliver this training for first responders in west Michigan on Monday, July 30 and southeast Michigan on Tuesday, July 31. Mr. Wagoner is a National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium recognized First Responder Safety Trainer with 26 years of experience in alternative fuels training. Mr. Wagoner has given trainings extensively throughout the US and in India for government agencies, including the U.S. Air Force and Department of Energy, private fleets, and Clean Cities programs.
Through the Michigan Green Fleets program Clean Energy Coalition has deployed hundreds of alternative fuel vehicles in southeast and west Michigan and is hosting these two trainings in order to provide first responders an opportunity to familiarize with alternative fuel vehicle types operating in their areas.
The training format includes classroom sessions and hands-on sessions with CNG and LPG vehicles. There is no cost to participate, but registration is required. Space is filling up fast – click this link to register now!