Ratings and Certifications for Vehicles Maintenance Workshops
During the Spare Parts Conference held as part of Automechanika 2016, Steve Scofield of IMI presented a brief overview of garage standards around the world and their relevance to operations in the United Arab Emirates. Implementing standards offers benefits to governments, trade organizations and professionals in the automotive industry by providing a consistent and scalable means to improve the effectiveness of garage operations while upskilling and training technicians and managers. The effectiveness of industry standards is dependent on its applicability and uniformity across all stakeholders including governments, trade bodies, the automotive industry, and consumers. . Scofield offered several of IMI’s global insights into how people are at the core of establishing effective standards and practices. IMI’s value proposition was presented through case studies, and the knowledge, skills, and competence journey offered by the company. The talk concluded with a Q&A session.