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06/07/2019 | NAFA Issues RFP for SMEs to Develop DOT Guides

NAFA seeks a Subject Matter Expert (SME) to develop an educational Resource Guide and Associated Study Guides for a Department of Transportation Module related to its Certified Automotive Fleet Manager (CAFM) certification program. The DOT content should include the following areas: Intro to the DOT, NHTSA regulations, FMCSA regulations, NSC regulations in Canada and DOT program implementation. A full outline of content will be provided to the selected SME.
 

06/07/2019 | NAFA Issues RFP for SMEs to Develop Maintenance Management Guides

NAFA seeks a Subject Matter Expert (SME) to develop an updated educational Resource Guide (text book) and Associated Study Guide for the Maintenance Management Module of its Certified Automotive Fleet Manager (CAFM) certification program. The Maintenance Module content should include the following areas: Vehicle Mechanics, Maintenance Programs, Shop Operations, FMC-Outsourced Maintenance and Performance Monitoring. A detailed outline and copies of the existing Guide and Study Guide will be provided.

06/04/2019 | NAFA’s New Video Training Provides Quick Expertise in Mobility, the Latest Fleet Strategies, and Selling Into Fleet

NAFA Fleet Management Association debuts three video training packages addressing today’s top fleet industry needs, and developed to quickly build success for both fleet managers and industry suppliers: Advancing Into Mobility, Selling into Fleet, and The Best of I&E 2019. These essential fleet training packages were recorded at NAFA’s 2019 Institute & Expo – the fleet and mobility industry’s largest event.

06/04/2019 | The Latest Vehicle Technologies May Soon Be Powering Your Fleet

Many of the current and near-future vehicle technologies have significant low- or no-emissions factors to them and/or degrees of autonomous functionality – signaling where fleets will also be headed. Plus, the pace of change is fast. Yet, fleet professionals gearing up for this new technology should follow three key approaches, according to Bill Van Amburg, Executive Vice President of CALSTART, a nonprofit organization working both nationally and internationally with businesses and governments to develop clean, efficient transportation solutions. He previewed some of the innovative fleet advancements at the NAFA 2019 Institute & Expo session, Advanced Vehicle Technologies and How You Can Prepare.

06/04/2019 | If Your Fleet Was Held for Ransom, What Would You Do?

How seriously can cybersecurity affect fleets? One fleet manager had his vehicles hacked and received a demand of $18 million to release them. “How would you react to that?” asked Faye Francy, Executive Director of Auto-ISAC, in Washington, D.C. As deeply competitive as OEMs are, there is at least one area where they are cooperative partners: cybersecurity.

06/03/2019 | Highlights of NAFA’s June 2019 Legislative Update

NAFA’s June 2019 Legislative Update now available
  • Repeal of the federal excise tax (FET) on heavy-duty trucks
  • European and Japanese Auto Imports
  • Imports from China
  • Canada has joined the Drive to Zero Pledge
  • Steel and Aluminum Tariffs Lifted