Platinum Recognition Level

This level has been developed to cover different strands – Repairer, Manager / Estimator and Refinisher.

REPAIRER

  • Achieve both Bronze and Silver Recognition
  • Complete another 8 hours worth of courses from the Silver level
  • Complete 3 of the following courses:
    • SPS05 – I-CAR Hands on Sectioning and Welding Front Rails (Mandatory)
    • APR01 – Aluminium Exterior Panel Repair and Replacement
    • ALI01 – Aluminium-Intensive Vehicle Repairs
    • CFR01 – Carbon Fibre/Foams

MANAGER / ESTIMATOR

  • Achieve both Bronze and Silver Recognition
  • Complete another 8 hours worth of courses from the Silver level
  • Complete 3 of the following courses:
    • REF07 – Waterborne Paint Technology
    • CYC01 – Cycle Times for the Modern Repair Process
    • CRA01 – Customer Service, Financials and Productivity in Collision Repair
    • APR01 – Aluminium Exterior Panel Repair and Replacement
    • ALI01 – Aluminium-Intensive Vehicle Repairs

REFINISHER

  • REF07 – Waterborne Paint Technology
  • Appropriate courses run by your paint company to achieve 10 I-CAR points in total

Platinum Recognition certification requires annual revalidation by completing at least 2 hours of I-CAR NZ accredited training annually.