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Electric Vehicle Battery Packaging and Assembly (EVBPA) Certification

The Electric Vehicle Battery Packaging and Assembly (EVBPA) credential, focused on the fundamentals of vehicles' lithium-ion battery packaging and assembly skills, provides a starting point for career pathways in the EV industry.

The EVBPA credential is designed for entry-level positions in the areas of battery assembly and packaging for electric vehicles. The EV Battery Package and Assembly Certification will also provide the necessary skills for individuals with no background in EV battery packaging and assembly or for individuals with experience in this area but need to tailor their knowledge to the EV market.

The EVBPA credential is ideal for high school and college students, dislocated workers, under-employed individuals, veterans, at-risk youth, and others who are seeking new employment in a fast-growing industry.

With an EVBPA credential and the fundamental knowledge it represents, a candidate has many options available to them.

Candidates may pursue the EVBPA credential independently, work with their local training provider, or access Tooling U-SME resources to prepare for the exam.


Need Help Preparing?

Tooling U-SME offers an optional preparatory program covering foundational manufacturing topics such as an introduction to manufacturing, applied mathematics, EV battery types, comparisons, and uses, advanced battery components, EV battery limitations and stress factors, and more – topics agreed upon by manufacturing experts as being relevant for foundational EV battery packaging and assembly knowledge across a wide range of industries.

With each class lasting approximately 60 minutes, the training program can be completed in just a few weeks (typically less than one month).

Please contact Tooling U-SME for information on a subscription at or 866.706.8665. Note that the Tooling U-SME training program is not required.

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To inquire about certification for groups (companies, schools, etc.) please contact Tooling U-SME at or 866.706.8665.


Individuals may pursue the EVBPA as part of their own professional development journey.

Individuals must identify a proctor to monitor the individual while taking the exam. A proctor can be a manager, supervisor, HR personnel, or teacher. The Proctor Form should be completed and submitted at least two weeks before taking the exam.

To prepare for the exam, be sure to review the  EVBPA Body of Knowledge and certification exam tips.

Pricing Table

Audience EVBPA Online Exam EVBPA Paper Pencil Exam
College Student $75 $105
Unemployed $75 $105
SME Member $125 $155
Non-Member $250 $280

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Apply today for Electric Vehicle Battery Packaging and Assembly Certification.

Body of Knowledge

To prepare for the exam, be sure to review the EVBPA Body of Knowledge and look at the weighting of questions.

EVBPA Recertification

Keeping the credentials you worked hard for is just as important as earning them.

Have Questions or Need Additional Information?

Please reach out to us if you have questions about how the EVBPA Certification can benefit you or your organization.

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