On the Road to Mass Market Electric Vehicles
Online professional development course
July 1, 2019 - August 5, 2019
Use Code SSF10 for a 10% discount
SSF is partnering with George Washington University to bring energy and environmental professional development courses online. This is the second time we have produced the electric vehicle course.
We held a one hour webinar with the EV instructor, Julian Bentley It you missed it, please click the slide. The course is offered by GWU's Environmental and Energy Management Institute . in the School of Engineering and Applied Science.
Missed the webinar? Click the slide above to watch .
SSF subscribers get a 10% discount with code -- SSF10
Course summary
  • Divided into three modules: 1) Understanding Electric Vehicles, 2) The Electric Vehicle Market, and 3) Charging Infrastructure and Charging Station Deployment
  • Learn about the types of electric vehicles, the market and factors driving market growth, barriers to growth and how the market may overcome potential barriers, EV charging structures and charging station deployment
  • Designed for educators, engineers, government and corporate decision makers and auto dealers.
How will it work?
  • Course runs July 1 through August 5, 2019
  • Each of the three modules consist of 7-8 videos that students review on their own schedule, followed by a 90-minute live webinar hosted by Julian Bentley
  • Students will watch 4 hours of videos a week for three weeks
  • Live webinars are scheduled for July 15, 22, 29 from 1:15 to 2:45 PM ET and will be recorded for later viewing
What's the value of the course?
  • Students receive a George Washington University course certificate
  • Create an EV knowledge foundation
  • Develop a framework for understanding the EV market and industry players
  • Understand primary factors affecting the growth of the EV market and how the market may overcome potential barriers
  • Learn more by reviewing the course description
Students from Major Organization Praise Julian's Course
Manager - Electric Services, Lincoln Electric Systems, Marc Skolnick,
"As a utility energy services professional who is relatively new to electric vehicle and charging infrastructure, I have learned more in three weeks about current and projected trends and technology that I could possibly find anywhere else. Julian provides a very realistic, fact-based approach and is a true subject matter expert."

Insurance Industry, Charles Skinner,
"Julian Bentley is a very credible expert on electric vehicles, EV infrastructure and the unfolding market dynamics of this exciting growth industry. The course provides a comprehensive overview of the key elements, where things are today and where they are likely going."

Sate of Colorado, Phil von Hake,
"Julian has a very-broad and very-deep knowledge of the Electric Vehicle space. I plan to go back through all the videos and reading materials when I can, as there's a wealth of info in there. Thanks again to Julian, Edward, and GWU!"

US Department of Energy , Andrew Newens
" The course gave me better knowledge to perform a technical, business and policy analysis for Electric Vehicle adoption.”
The World Bank , Sandrine Boukerche
"The sound technical knowledge and experience of the lecturer guided me through the components, technology, factors, drivers and forecasts of the EV market.”

Environmental Protection Agency , Peter Banwell
"During the course I gained a comprehensive overview of the EV market. The presentations were very informative and used unique data sources."
Verizon , Colia Best
"The lecturer did an excellent job: I now fully understand costing and the pros & cons of developing EV charging stations ."
Edward Saltzberg
I hope you'll join this course.


Edward Saltzberg, PhD
Managing Director
Security and Sustainability Forum