Industry Forum

Electric Vehicle Manufacture

This course is part of our Electrification Bootcamp series. Other courses in this series that you might be interested in are:

Course Overview: 

This Electric Vehicle (EV) Manufacture course is a half-day, advanced-level technical programme designed to teach you how to design for manufacture, build, and run production of electric vehicles; with a focus on the automotive industry. The course will include topics such as the history of the EV, EV types, EV components, EV manufacturing methods, life-cycle of EVs, high-level EV safety and a look at today’s global EV market. 

This course is delivered in partnership with HSSMI.

Who should attend: 

This course is intended for:

  • Engineers
  • Project Managers
  • Commercial staff looking to build on their technical understanding


No existing knowledge is required to undertake this course.

By the end of this course delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the inner workings of an electric vehicle, and how the choice of different design strategies affects its operation
  • Successfully design for manufacture, optimising processes, labour and machine choices to operate efficient, sustainable and high-speed manufacturing

    Topics Covered: 

    This course will cover the following topics:

    • Brief history of Electric Vehicle
    • Their types
    • Component parts
    • Associated manufacturing methods     
    • Life-cycle of EVs
    • High-level safety principles
    • Look at the current global EV market

    Introduction to IF

    We have been delivering significant and measurable performance improvements for leading global manufacturers for more than 25 years and believe there is no one size fits all approach to driving competitiveness across the industry. Toyota, Rolls Royce and Electrolux are among the brands who have tapped into our expertise to ensure they remain on top in their own fiercely competitive markets.

    Why choose SMMT QMD: 

    In order to strengthen the services we provide to the UK’s automotive quality management specialists and further underpin the competitiveness of UK manufacturers, SMMT Industry Forum has created SMMT QMD, its new Quality Management Division.

    SMMT QMD was launched at the inaugural Automotive Quality Management Systems Conference in Birmingham in November 2018 and aims to ensure that the UK automotive industry plays an active role in the development and governance of national and international automotive standards. 

    SMMT QMD will provide a community of practice to directly support UK quality professionals, ensuring standards are effectively implemented and improving competitive performance. As such, SMMT QMD will now provide the following services:

    • An industry association for quality managers
    • Training, professional development and resources
    • Publications
    • Practical help and support
    • Course booking details:

    Course Booking Details: 

    Leading Expertise
    We don’t employ “trainers”, rather a team of experienced industry experts who are able to apply their knowledge to your business

    Proven Capability
    We have been helping organisations like yours for over 25 years to deliver and maintain sustainable improvement

    Attainable Results
    We know what’s possible and how to help you achieve it by utilising our tried and tested techniques for long term success

    Robust Execution
    We believe that training should be through a ‘learn by doing’ approach with coaching and mentoring wherever possible

    No available dates for this course at present. Please fill in the form below to register your interest.

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