Reviews

Max Graham

5 star rating

“Very Engaging. Provides great background, technical and historical understanding about the potential place for military hybrid electric vehicles - today and in the future - as well as their limitations. Loved the historical overview in particular.”

“Very Engaging. Provides great background, technical and historical understanding about the potential place for military hybrid electric vehicles - today and in the future - as well as their limitations. Loved the historical overview in particular.”

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Francesco Maria De Baggis

5 star rating

“I think this course is a great starting point to approach military hybrid-electric vehicles. The explanations are very clear and useful! I really enjoyed it!”

“I think this course is a great starting point to approach military hybrid-electric vehicles. The explanations are very clear and useful! I really enjoyed it!”

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Course Description

2 Hours

Welcome to world's first Introduction to Military Hybrid-Electric Drive Vehicle course.

This 2 hour short course provides an excellent overview into the concepts and technology used in the design of hybrid electric drives and their application to modern combat and logistic vehicles. The course is aimed at anyone that desires a deeper understanding of the current state of play surrounding military hybrid electric drives and technology. 

As well examining the technology that underpins military hybrid electric drives vehicles, it covers their historical development, current status, driving forces, and key operational and technical trade-offs faced by users and designers of this technology.

During the course, you will have access to an expert presentation, course notes, readings, and curated videos.  A series of quizzes will further assist you to develop your knowledge and understanding of military hybrid-electric drives.

Course Instructor

Expert Capability Design

Mark has over 25 years’ experience working on complex projects as a senior professional engineer and project manager. Over the years, he has worked on many large defence major capital acquisition programs both in US, Australia, Middle-east and Europe. In recent years, he has focused on developing a market-leading Institute of Technology and has developed a broad range of niche education and training courses specialising in systems engineering and military vehicle technology. Mark holds an honours degree in mechanical engineering and a Master of Science (Defence Technology).

Mark Eggler

Expert Instructor

Course curriculum

1 Lesson

  • 02

    Course Resources

    • Course Training Folder

    • Readings

  • 03

    Module 1 - Introduction to Military Hybrid-Electric Drive Vehicles (1.0 hr)

    • Transcript - Lesson 1

    • 1.1. Introduction and Scope

      FREE PREVIEW
    • Video 1.1 (E) - The Shadow Hybrid Electric Drive Vehicle

      FREE PREVIEW
    • 1.2. Historical Overview

    • 1.3. Hybrid-Electric Drives and Driving Forces.pdf

    • 1.4. Hybrid-Electric Drives – Series Layout

    • Video 1.2 (E) - How a Parallel Layout Hybrid Electric Drive Works

    • 1.5. Hybrid-Electric Drives – Parallel and Other Layouts

    • Video 1.3 (E) - Qinetiq’s E-X-drive™ Tracked Vehicle Transmission

    • 1.6. Benefits and Challenges in the Military Environment

    • 1.7. Current Trends and Summary

    • Video 1.4 (E) - Genesis Hybrid Electric Drive Combat Vehicle

    • 1.8. End

    • Quiz 1

  • 04

    Overview of Eggler's Education & Professional Development Courses

    • 1.0. Welcome

    • 1.1. About Eggler

    • 1.2. Professional courses overview

    • 1.3. Video - Model Based Systems Engineering Courses

    • 1.4. Education and training courses.pdf

    • 1.5. Video - Online Diploma of Military Technology (Vehicles & Mobility)

    • 1.6. Training Partnerships

    • 1.7. Contact Us

    • 2.1. Presentation-Eggler Capability Briefing

    • 2.2. White Paper - A Practice Based Approach to Learning Systems Engineering

    • 2.3. Podcast-Mark Eggler talks about Eggler's exporting success

  • 05

    Course Validation & Feedback

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    • Feedback on Study Modules

    • General Feedback on Course

    • Additonal Comments

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