EV Battery Manufacturing Technology - Certificate of Achievement

Program Info

Year Established
Program Code
Degree Type
Certificate of Achievement
Office Contact
School of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development: 313-845-9645, bepdinfo@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211
Faculty Contact
James Blair: 313-845-7170, jblair@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg, Room: E-115A

Program Description


This certificate can be used as documentation to show a student has reached a certain level of proficiency in the fundamentals required in an electric vehicle battery manufacturing process. This certificate can be earned while pursuing an Associate in Applied Science degree in Electrical Engineering Technology or other Associate Degree programs. To earn this certificate students will receive training in some of the fundamental skills sought by electric vehicle battery manufacturers. These include basic electricity, the proper use of test equipment, digital electronics, circuit calculations, basic troubleshooting, reading schematic diagrams, data collection. Safety issues and concerns regarding the servicing of electric vehicle batteries. Also includes the study of electric vehicle battery types. The certificate also covers fundamental atomic structure; stoichiometry; molarity; the periodic table; nomenclature; reactions and equations, and properties of gases.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  1. Interpret and develop technical drawing, schematics and diagrams.
  2. Create documents based on technical information using descriptive writing, diagrams, mathematical expression, computation, and graphs.
  3. Apply critical thinking skills to solving problems.
  4. Demonstrate the ability to communicate and perform in a team environment.
  5. Demonstrate proficiency in the use of chemical equipment.
  6. Analyze and interpret measurement data.
  7. Name chemicals from formulas for simple ionic and binary compounds and common acids. Common "ate" ion formulas should be committed to memory.
  8. Prepare spreadsheets that incorporate basic formulas and a variety of formatting options.
Career Opportunities

Electric Vehicle Battery Manufacturing

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements and Eligibility

Eligible to take a gateway MATH course at HFC or a satisfactory score on the Math placement exam. ENG-131 eligible.

General Education

Category 6: Natural Sciences
CHEM-111 or higher Chemistry class.
Credit Hours

See General Education Requirements for details.

Program Requirements

Minimum Total Credit Hours
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2024 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.