NAFA’s EFMS Seminar Touts Powerful All-New Format and Features

All-new edition of Association's seminar focuses on 11 essential elements of fleet.

Princeton, NJ, December 05, 2015 --( The fleet profession can be daunting for those who are new to the industry. With an all-new focus on the 11 Essential Elements of fleet and a highly experienced forum of experts, NAFA’s Essentials of Fleet Management Seminar (EFMS) brings together a comprehensive perspective/picture of what a fleet manager does, and provides the education to do it even better.

The EFMS event on February 23-25, 2016, in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas is the only live-in-person seminar scheduled for 2016. This can’t-miss opportunity is designed for new fleet professionals with less than 5 years of experience. It examines the fundamental principles and practices of successful fleet management as the curriculum addresses the 11 Essentials:

• Right-sizing
• Selection Process
• Defined Lifecycles
• Knowing the Costs
• Policy Framework
• Safety Tracking
• Measures of Maintenance Productivity
• Key Performance Indicators
• A Proactive Remarketing Program
• Professional Training
• The Sustainable Fleet Standard

The EFMS will also feature for the first time an expert forum comprised of a team of fleet managers with more than 150 years of fleet management experience among them. They will discuss topics, answer questions, and share fleet management insights with attendees.

Registration for the seminar is $770 for NAFA Members or $870 Non-Members, with an additional $75 off these prices if individuals register during the early-bird price period. Included with the registration fee is a special welcome reception where attendees can mingle with colleagues and discuss fleet topics in a relaxed setting. Early-bird savings end February 5.

Attendees can register today. Find out more on NAFA's Educational Events page:

About NAFA Fleet Management Association

NAFA is the association for professionals who manage fleets of sedans, public safety vehicles, trucks, and buses of all types and sizes, and a wide range of military and off-road equipment for organizations in North America and across the globe. NAFA’s members are responsible for the specification, acquisition, maintenance, repair, fueling, risk management, and remarketing of more than 4.6 million vehicles that drive an estimated 50-billion miles each year. NAFA’s members control assets and services well in excess of $100-billion each year.

NAFA’s members manage fleets for corporations covering a wide range of manufacturing and service organizations, governments (whether local, state and/or federal), and public service entities (public safety, law enforcement, educational institutions, utilities, etc.); still other members serve financial institutions, insurance companies, non-profit organizations, and the like. NAFA’s 2016 Institute & Expo takes place April 19-22 at the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas. The event program, created by fleet managers for fleet managers, features five days of fleet training, education, and workshops. For more information visit
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