Nissan North America, as an element of the Nissan Certified Collision Repair Network, has identified that the I-CAR® Gold Class® designation is a required component to its program.
The I-CAR Gold Class designation ensures quality-trained professionals have the information, knowledge and skills required to perform complete, safe and quality repairs.
Along with complying with all requirements of the program, Nissan Certified facilities must obtain and maintain the I-CAR Gold Class designation through the I-CAR Professional Development Program™.
As of January 2017, Nissan has partnered with I-CAR to offer a series of online training modules specific to the brand. This training opportunity is open to the public, but mandatory for a shop that is within the Nissan Certified Collision Repair Network.
A minimum of 2 technicians must pass each of the courses below within 90 days of their launch on January 9, 2017. Shops that are new to the Nissan Certified network must pass within 90 days of their certification approval. Recommended roles to take the course include:
- Non-Structural Technician
- Steel Structural Technician
- Refinish Technician
- Aluminum Structural Technician
- Production Management
- Electrical/Mechanical Technician
For more information or questions regarding becoming a Nissan Certified Collision Repair Facility, please contact: NNACollisionRepairNetwork@Nissan-usa.com or visit www.getnissancertified.com to begin the shop application process. To locate a shop in your area that is Nissan Certified, please utilize the locator tool on collision.nissanusa.com.
Select I-CAR classroom training, online training, brand specific online training, and Welding Training & Certification™ are required components of the Nissan Certified Collision Repair Network.