The Kia Certified Collision Repair Center Network requires facilities to obtain and maintain the I-CAR® Gold Class® designation. The I-CAR Gold Class designation ensures professionals are trained to have the knowledge and skills required to provide customers efficient, safe, and high-quality collision repairs.
All Kia Recognized Collision Repair Center Network facilities must complete the following:
MIG Brazing Hands-On Skills Development
Professional Development Program
The Professional Development Program™ (PDP) is role-relevant training and provides distinct training paths in industry-recognized Knowledge Areas. To earn Gold Class Recognition, businesses must achieve and maintain training across each of the major Collision Repair Roles:
- Non-Structural Technician
- Steel Structural Technician
- Refinish Technician
For more details about the Kia Recognized Collision Repair Center Network, please visit here.