State Farm Requires I-CAR-Approved Steel, Aluminum Welding Techs
April 14, 2017—Insurer State Farm announced on Thursday that it will require no less than one technician at every Select Service repair shop to pass I-CAR’s aluminum and steel welding program by March 2018.
According to I-CAR, the following courses must be passed by no later than March 31, 2018: Steel Sectioning, Steel MIG Welding, and Aluminum MIG Welding. I-CAR will grant a discounted price to State Farm shops, it said. For details on each welding training and certification course, including the welds that are covered in each course and the PDP requirements each certification meets, click here.
State Farm shops can register by clicking here.