California Smog & Automotive Institute is a AAA Certified Automotive Repair Facility and an Automotive Training Institution licensed by the Department of Consumer Affairs Bureau of Automotive Repair (BAR). We serve as a learning resource for professional technicians, and offer curriculum to include entry-level as well as advanced automotive diagnostic courses.
The complexities of today’s automobiles coupled with required technician certifications have severely restricted the number of technicians entering the workforce. The automotive repair industry is experiencing a shortage of automotive technicians especially in California where BAR Certified Emission Specialist are in short supply. California Smog Institute has responded to this need by creating a “fast-track” to a career as a California Certified Emissions Automotive Technician. Candidates with good mechanical aptitude and dedication to learning can enter a rewarding career field after completing the California Smog Institute C.E.R.T. program.