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NGV Refuse Driver Training

NGV Refuse Driver Training is a 1-hour, on-demand e-learning course that teaches the elements involved in safe driving and fueling of natural gas-powered refuse vehicles. This training provides all the information necessary to ensure that your natural gas refuse fleet is driven and fueled to meet or exceed current safety standards.

The course is available for individuals or groups.  If you have more than 10 employees who need training, please contact us at 1-800-510-6484 or



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Who Should Attend?

  • NGV refuse fleet drivers
  • Refuse fleet managers and supervisors
  • Corporate/agency safety managers
  • Risk management staff
  • CNG fuelers/fuel handlers
  • All employees involved in NGV refuse fleet operation

Course Objectives

  • Explain the role of natural gas in the transportation industry
  • List the unique features of natural gas refuse vehicles
  • Explain NGV safety components, hazards, and procedures
  • Describe how to properly fuel compressed natural gas vehicles
  • Explain what to do in case an emergency occurs
  • Explain natural gas vehicle inspection requirements and general driver precautions.

Course Outline

Module 1 Natural Gas as a Transportation Fuel
Module 2 Compressed Natural Gas Vehicles
Module 3 CNG Fueling Equipment and Safety Practices
Module 4 Fueling a CNG Vehicle
Module 5 Emergency Situations and Procedures
Module 6 Driver Inspections and Precautions


Instructional staff members of colleges, universities, private training organizations, fleets, dealers or manufacturers are not candidates for this course, but have numerous options for bringing AFVi’s training classes to their campuses or facilities. For more information, contact us at 800-510-6484.