This Program Consists of Level I & Level II Courses
Level 1 Inspector Training: Engine and Emission Control Training is intended to provide students with fundamental Knowledge of engine and emission control theory, design and operation. Students who successfully complete this training at a BAR-certified school will have met the first step of the Bureau of Automotive Repair’s training requirements for inexperienced or minimally experienced candidates for the Smog Check Inspector license.
Level 2 Inspector Training: Is intended to provide students the knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to perform Smog Check inspections. Students who successfully complete this training will have met the Bureau’s training requirements to qualify to take the Smog Check Inspector state licensing examination.
These 2 Courses together are required to be able to take the California Smog Check Technician State Exam, with an end result of becoming a California Smog Check Technician.
Level I Engine & Emission Control Fundamentals
Level II Smog Check Procedures