DMV: Mechanic Certification

Mechanic Certification

***Holiday Closing***:  On Friday, February 16, DMV offices will close at 12:30 p.m. to observe the President Washington's Birthday holiday, and remain closed on Saturday, February 17.  Offices will reopen on Tuesday, February 20, at 7:45 a.m.

With the exception of the Emissions Technicians Training and Certification Program, the State of Connecticut does not certify mechanics. However, many mechanics are nationally certified through independent organizations such as the Automotive Service Excellence Institute in Washington, D.C.
National Automobile Institute of Service Excellence
1920 Association Drive
Reston, VA 22091
Phone:  703-648-4848
Note: Certification is required to properly repair vehicles that have failed emissions testing in order to qualify for a waiver.


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