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Certification Test

About the Automotive Certification Test
  • All questions on the Automotive Certification Test are in multiple-choice format only.
  • There are 60 questions and students have 90 minutes to complete the exam.
  • Students are required to achieve a minimum 60 per cent on the test.

What is the process of certification?
Self-Study Correspondence Course
  • Complete Georgian College's Part-time Student Registration form for the Automotive Certification Course.
    • Ensure your name is entered exactly as it appears on your photo ID (driver's licence, health card or passport).
  • Submit the enrollment form to Georgian College by fax or mail.
    • Georgian College 1 Georgian Drive, Room H130 Barrie, ON L4M 3X9
    • Fax 1-705-722-1524
  • Payment of the $260 (for self- study) tuition fee is accepted by Visa, MasterCard or American Express.
  • The ABSC will send you confirmation of your enrollment by the next business day, including your student number, the course material, instructions and a listing of test centres throughout Ontario.
  • Complete correspondence studies and prepare to write the test.
  • Book a testing appointment at a test centre.
  • Testing centre will send the completed tests to Georgian College for evaluation.
  • Students can contact Georgian College at 1-877-722-1513 for verbal results 48 hours after writing the test
    • If you do not achieve the required mark, you must register again and take the course over.
  • Test results will also be sent to OMVIC.

On-Site (Classroom) Course
  • Contact the Used Car Dealers Association of Ontario (UCDA) to register for an on-site course
    • 1-800-268-2598.
  • The course material will be sent directly from the Automotive Business School of Canada.
  • Attend the full day classroom course.
  • You will then write the test in the classroom as part of the course.
  • Georgian College will administer the test and evaluate the test.
  • If you do not achieve the required mark, you must register again and take the course over.
  • Test results will also be sent to OMVIC.

Test Day Checklist

On the day of the test, students should take the following:

  • OMVIC Automotive Certification Course manual.
  • One piece of photo identification (such as driver’s licence, passport or health card).
  • One other piece of identification.
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