PEVs are here to stay, with more vehicles on the way. Installers with the proper expertise, information, tools and training with electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE) will be in high demand. Here you will find information on training, safety, regulations, siting, pulling permits and more.

Resources for installers

PEV PlanningClick here for the City of San Diego’s information bulletin on “How to Obtain a Permit for Electric Vehicle Charging Systems.”
PGE PluginFor safety guidelines and proper installation techniques, check out Southern California Edison’s EV installers website.

Clean Cities PEV Handbook for Electrical Contractors. This 20-page guide gives an overview of residential and public charging equipment, installation and inspection processes, site assessment and worker training opportunities.

Plug In resources

For a quick understanding of charging safety and standards, browse’s resource page.

PEV PlanningFind a training syllabus or qualification checklist to help you navigate the world of PEVs.

For information about the Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Training Program (EVITP), contact Bernie Kotlier at (408) 242-4000 or Jennifer Mefford at (248) 318-7885. E-mail: