SAE Credentialing

Vehicle Electrification Credentialing Program

Vehicle Electrification Fundamentals and Safety Certificate of Competency - (Offered Online)

This program is designed for individuals who have exposure to electrified vehicles, or are associated with an electrified vehicle program and need to understand fundamentals of Vehicle Electrification (VE) architecture and critical safety measures. The overall objective of the Vehicle Electrification Certificate of Competency is to provide training for those individuals who work on or around electrified vehicles to perform their tasks safely.

Certified Vehicle Electrification Professional (CVEP) - Deploying in May 2014

This certification is designed for individuals to validate mastery of knowledge in Essential VE safety and all major VE systems. The program is intended for individuals that work as part of the multi-disciplinary teams working within the field and associated industries involving Electric Vehicles.

Certified Vehicle Electrification Engineer / Scientist (CVEES) - Under development

This certification is designed for individuals to validate mastery of knowledge in the science and design of all major VE systems. The program provides a method for those Scientist and Engineers currently leading a multi-disciplinary team in the field of Electric Vehicle Design to demonstrate their overall knowledge and specific skills in the multi-faceted area of Electrical Vehicles.
Exam Specializations:
  • Power Controls and Electronics
  • Energy Storage


Additional Opportunity:

Advanced HEV Diagnostics Certificate of Competency

This course, presented by Automotive Research & Design, is designed to instruct participants in the course outline topics for the purposes of preparing them to take the SAE International Advanced HEV Diagnostics Exam to receive their Certificate of Competency at the end of the course. The participants must successfully complete the first 4-days of coursework with on-line assessments at the end of Days 1-4, prior to taking the hands on and written test exams Day 5.