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Furgerson's Automotive & Smog Training is North County's newest BAR-certified Automotive and Smog Technician Training Program. We are offering Smog Inspector Level 1, Smog Inspector Level 2, Smog Repair BAR Specified Diagnostic and Repair (Alternative ASE) classes to automotive professionals looking to obtain their Smog Inspector/Repair license through the Bureau of Automotive Repair.

We also offer BAR Repair License Update and Smog Citation classes.

BAR Update
$ 200

Level 1 
Starts June 6!
($800 if paid in full)
8 HR
9/5 & 9/10
28 HR

BAR Specified:
Starts June 6!
($975 if paid in full)
expiring in May
will not experience
down time if
taking the June 1
BAR Update 


Come to class early and grab dinner at Beachside Bar and Grill directly across from Furgerson's Garage. 
All F.A.S.T. students receive 20% OFF their order*
Check them out at www.beachsidebarandgrill.com
Some restrictions may apply. Discount card required*


We offer a wide variety of class options and packages.

Check our Upcoming Classes for dates that fit your schedule the best.
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For more information regarding the smog program, applications and rules and regulations, please visit
Bureau of Automotive Repair

For more information for certified smog technicians, please visit
California ARC: A Community for California Smog Check Professionals
We accept the following forms of payment:


Cash & Checks Accepted on the 1st day of class. Company P.O.s also accepted.
Furgerson's Garage
807 Second Street
Encinitas, CA 92024
(In the ally @ G Street)
Latest News
  1. June 6 - Aug 15
    BAR Specified Diagnostic
    BAR Specified Diagnostic and Repair Training represents one of four options a Repair Technician candidate may choose to qualify for the initial state licensing examination. Specifically, candidates with at least two years of engine performance repair experience may complete this training to qualify for the state licensing examination. The training provides students with comprehensive knowledge related to the diagnosis and repair of Smog Check failures. The training is a minimum of 72 hours. BAR Specified Diagnostic and Repair Training is valid for 5 years. BAR Specified Diagnosis & Repair Starts 6/6/19 - 8/15/19
  2. June 1 Saturday
    BAR Update Class $200
    UT059 - Circuit Testing Tools & Strategies The next BAR Update classes is scheduled to for March 9, 2019. This class will cover Circuit Testing Tools & Strategies. Smog Check Repair Technicians are required to complete 12 hours of automotive technology update training every two years for license renewal. This class is good for licenses expiring in 2019 & 2020. Price: $200 BAR Update 6/1/2019
  3. June 6 - Aug 15
    Level 1 Smog Inspector
    This course is a minimum of 68 hours in length (broken down into 3 modules) and is designed for Inspector applicants with little to no automotive experience. The engine and emission control training is intended to provide students with fundamental knowledge of engine and emission control theory, design and operation. Level 2 is also required to fulfill BAR requirements in order to apply for a Smog Inspector license. Level 1 Smog Inspector Starts 6/6/19 - 8/15/19