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NAPIT launch electrical vehicle seminars

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NAPIT is encouraging installers to move into the electrical car market as this rapidly expanding market presents an opportunity to increase business.

According to the latest Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) statistics, sales of electric cars rose by 70 per cent in the first 7 months of 2013. Much of this interest has been prompted by recent government initiatives, with an announcement in February stating that £37 million will be made available for installation of electrical vehicle charging points.

NAPIT, in conjunction with Metrel and supported by Brother, are bringing a new seminars roadshow to the industry discussing electrical vehicle charging point installation and maintenance.

During the seminars, NAPIT will provide an industry brief on electrical vehicle charging, as well as an introduction to the new Electrical Vehicle course with NAPIT Training. Then, representatives from Metrel and Brother will discuss the range of products available for installers.

The confirmed dates and venues are as follows:

19 August
Sustainable Business Park
Harrison Way, Spar Park, Leamington Spa, CV31 3HH
14:00 – 17:00

20 August
Dimplex
Grange Drive, Hedge End, Hampshire, SO30 2DF
14:00 – 17:00

21 August
Trade Skills 4 U
Mitre Court, Fleming Way, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 9JY
14:00 – 17:00

22 August
Instrument Sales and Service Norwich
Unit A, Frenbury Estate, Hellesdon Park Road, Norwich, NR6 5DP
14:00 – 17:30

2 September
Premier Inn Trafford Park West
Old Park Lane, Trafford Centre, Manchester, M17 8PG
14:00 – 17:00

3 September
Metrel UK Ltd
Unit 1 Hopton House, Ripley Drive, Normanton Industrial Estate, Normanton, WF6 1QT
14:00 – 17:00

4 September
Cans Ltd
Building 3, Philips Complex, Wellhall Road, Hamilton, ML3 9BZ
14:00 – 17:00

5 September
PASS Training
1 Alberto Street, Stockton On Tees, TS18 2BQ
14:00 – 17:00

For any installers looking to take advantage of these seminars, register for a seminar by email, by registering online here or by calling 0845 5430330.