Each individual who attends Collision Repair & Refinish Instructor-Led Training must have a Secure Personal Identification Number (SPIN). A SPIN is also required to take online e-learning modules, and is used to track an individual’s training accomplishments. Toyota/Lexus Dealership Service, Parts and Collision Center Managers should be aware of the following:
Toyota/Lexus Dealership Service Managers and Wholesale Parts Managers are authorized to sponsor Independent Affiliate Collision Repair Center Employees into Toyota/Lexus Collision Repair & Refinish Training.
The sponsoring dealership will require a completed SPIN application to start the registration process for Independent Affiliate Collision Center Employees. The application link is provided below.
SPIN registration must be completed for each training applicant. Be sure to provide a reliable mailing address for the identification card.
Adding Independent Affiliate Collision Center Employees to Staffmaster will not impact dealership rankings and awards.
Dealership Collision Center Employees
Toyota/Lexus Dealership Collision Repair Center employees are entered in dealership Staffmaster by the following codes:
032 - Collision Center Manager
065 - Collision Center Estimator
053 - Collision Center Repair Technician
054 - Collision Center Refinish Technician
Independent Collision Center Employees
Independent Affiliate Collision Repair Center employees are entered in dealership Staffmaster by the following codes:
067 – Affiliate Body Shop Manager
066 – Affiliate Body Shop Estimator
068 – Affiliate Body Shop Metal Worker
069 – Affiliate Body Shop Painter
Note about Affiliate Job Codes:
Independent “Affiliate” Collision Repair Center Employees entered in Dealership Staffmaster are considered Non Dealer Employees and are not eligible for “Certified” status, which is a program reserved for Dealership Employees only.