The third group to follow the DATS hybrid technology course commenced training recently. The group consists of DIMO technical staff as well as external students. Hybrid vehicles are fast becoming the norm on Sri Lankan roads. The demand for competent technicians well trained in High voltage and hybrid technology increases day by day. DATS offers the course to DIMO technical staff free of charge under its Advanced Technical Training (ATT) arm, which ensures that DIMO workshop personnel are fully prepared to meet the future technological challenges of the DIMO product range. DATS offers the course to external students as a means of generating revenue for DIMO. Handling of Hybrid systems require adherence to proper safety procedures and use of personal protective equipment.
Identifying the industry demand, DATS recently launched its Hybrid technology hub, to provide up to date training in Hybrid and High voltage technology to external individuals and institutes in a fully equipped , safe environment. With these activities, DATS is contributing to the improvement of the general qualification standard in the country and generating revenue for the company. The course is conducted by Mr. Hasanka Senanayake, Instructor- DATS.