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Professor John Frala MAED

Advanced Transportation Technologies

Clean Fuel Technologies

Preparing Students for Advances in Transportation that Utilize Alternative Energy Sources. National Science Foundation Grant funded project to educate service technicians on the service and installation of Alternative Fuels.                                              View anouncment


Academic Senate for California Community Colleges

Automotive Service Councils of California Educational Foundation Board of Trustee 2015

2011 Green Community Colleges Leadership Award Instructor

2012 California Automotive Teachers Association, Outstanding College Instructor

Governor Brown "Green Team" Hydrogen Highway Committee member 2014/2016

SAE J2990-1 Committee Member for 1st and 2nd responders

SAE Task Force 1 committee on Hybrid/Battery safety

SAE Hydrogen Safety Committee

Occupational Education Committee Member 2004/2006

ASCCC Area C Representative                      2004 /2014/2015/2016

Second Vice President Rio Hondo College Academic Senate 2013/2014

First Vice President Rio Hondo College Academic Senate 2012/2013

Lead Facilitator C-ID Alternative Fuels 2015/2016

Co-Lead Facilitator C-ID Automotive 2015/2016

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All students must comply with the procedures outlined in AP 5500 of the Rio Hondo College Board of Trustees policies. All safety material used in service laboratory areas must meet or exceed the CAL-OSHA PPE requirements. Safety glass must meet or exceed the 3382 Eye and Face require

Students NOTE: new address for home work submittal

NEW resource for Alumni and students here at Rio Hondo College Automotive on Linkedin  Rio Hondo College Automotive Student Professional Network on LINKEDIN Join LinkedIn

New Hybrid/Electric Vehicle/Fuel Cell Technology Technician Associates of Science Degree is approved

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HOT Link : If you need scholarship money here are the most recent links


Residential Electric Vehicle (EV) charging incentive pilot program, get money for installing charger at home


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C-ID Alternative FDRG information Coming Soon
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AUTO 142  and AUTO 147 NSF/ATE # 1501735 student survey inactive
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