Vehicle Safety Inspection Certification

Lancaster County Career & Technology Center, in cooperation with the PA Department of Transportation, provides the necessary information and testing for Auto Mechanics to
become licensed as PA State Inspection Mechanics. A Commonwealth of PA State Inspection certification card (MV 439) will be issued by the PA Department of Transportation upon successful completion of this course. Four different certification categories are available.

VEHICLE SAFETY INSPECTION CERTIFICATION CATEGORY 1 AND 2 COURSE

  • Category 1—Includes all passenger cars, trucks up to 17,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) and trailers up to 10,000 pounds GVW.
  • Category 2—Includes all motorcycles
  • Located at our Willow Street Campus

CATEGORY 3 COURSE

  • Includes heavy trucks over 17,000 pounds GVW, trailers over 10,000 pounds GVW, and all buses.
  • This course provides instruction on the use of inspection tools and equipment specific to Category 3 licensing.
  • Located at our Willow Street Campus

For more information on these courses or to register, click here.