Kia Training

The Kia Recognized 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:

  • Estimator
  • Non-Structural Technician
  • Steel Structural Technician
  • Refinish Technician

For more details about the Kia Recognized Collision Repair Center Network, please visit here.

To manage your individual affiliation, please contact your assigned I-CAR Customer Care representative or call (800) 422-7872.