The I-CAR Gold Certification is an important industry certification for many reasons. With the certification exam being difficult, achieving this certification is not an easy task. This certification ensures that a shop understands the newest technologies in the industry that are required to perform quality work on the latest models of vehicles.
In order to achieve this certification, one must pass a thorough exam. Because of this, only 1 in 5 shops meet the required standards to call themselves I-CAR Gold certified. Even after obtaining the I-CAR Gold level status, the shop must continue to progress in the program in order to maintain their status.