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I-Car Welding Certification

I-CAR, the Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair, is an international not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing the information, knowledge, and skills required to perform complete, safe, and quality repairs. Of all potential partners, I-CAR is automotive-focused and recognized by the insurance industry for collision repair. Many insurance companies encourage repair work to be completed at an I-CAR trained dealership/repair facility.

Formed in 1979 out of collaboration across the six segments of the collision repair Inter-Industry, I-CAR serves -- and is represented by -- all segments of the Inter-Industry:

- Collision repair

- Insurance

- Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs)

- Education, training and research

- Tools, equipment and supply

- Related industry services

I-CAR's focus is to provide everyone involved in collision repair with access to high-quality, industry-recognized training solutions. I-CAR also encourages and supports ongoing conversations in the industry on issues that impact collision repair.

For GM's Service Training Standards (STS) requirements in the Body Structural Repair category, please visit:

Page Last Updated May 9, 2016