Johnson College is accepting registrations for the next Pennsylvania Vehicle Safety Inspection course. The course requirements include 12 classroom hours, a written test and a two-hour tactile test scheduled independently with the instructor. All must be completed before receiving certification from PennDOT.
Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis according to the date of payment. Class size is limited to 25 students so participants are encouraged to register early. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid operator’s license for each class of vehicle they intend to inspect.*
Classes will be held in the Automotive Center of the Weaver Building.
(price includes classes, written test and tactile test)
$165 per person
Add $40 for motorcycle tactile test.
Add $40 for heavy duty tactile test.
Add $40 for Enhanced Vehicle Safety Inspector Exam**
Add $35 for Document Reviewer Certification**
** More information below
PA State Vehicle Safety Inspection Classes
PA State Vehicle Safety Inspection Classes 2015-2016 Schedule
September 22nd, 23rd & 29th, 2015
December 1st, 2nd, & 8th, 2015
January 19th, 20th, & 26th, 2016
February 23rd, 24th, & March 1st, 2016
April 12th, 13th, and 19th, 2016
Time: 6-10 pm
Space is limited!
Registrations are taken on a first-come, first-served basis according to the date of payment.
Click below for available forms:
For Scheduling and Questions please contact the CE Office at 570-702-8979.
Do you need a refresher or an introduction to State Inspection tool usage?
Attend a one-on-one tool clinic class which will help you prepare for the PA State Inspection Exams. Tool clinics are the Monday night before each state inspection from 6-10 p.m.
Cost is $40.
2015-16 Tool Clinic Dates:
September 21st, 2015
November 30th, 2015
January 18th, 2016
February 22nd, 2016
April 11th, 2016
Contact (570)702-8979 or firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a class time.
Now offering: Category 4 testing
Enhanced Vehicle Safety Inspector Exam
- Safety Inspection Mechanic Certification Card
- Valid Driver’s License
For those who successfully pass the exam, you will be certified to perform enhanced vehicle safety inspections on reconstructed, specially constructed, modified, flood, recovered theft, collectible vehicles and street rods, as well as review, assemble and complete related applications and documents.
Certified Document Reviewer
- Valid Driver’s License
For those who successfully pass the exam, you will be certified to review, assemble and complete applications and documents related to reconstructed, specially constructed, modified, flood, recovered theft, collectible vehicles and street rods.
Training materials are available to students free of charge by visiting PennDOT’s Driver and Vehicle Services web site at:
Click below to download Registration Forms
Please call (570) 702-8979 to register for the courses or for more information.
To learn more about the safety inspection program, visit PennDOT’s Driver and Vehicle Services webpage for Station Owners and Mechanics.
Programs and activities offered as part of Johnson College’s Continuing Education Department are not included in the scope of recognition of the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), the College’s accrediting agency.