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OBD Emission Control Inspection

This 8-hour course is designed to prepare auto technicians and service personnel to become OBD emission inspectors for motor vehicles.

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Course topics include regulations and test inspection procedures required by the NC DMV – Enforcement Selection – for OBD emission inspectors. Upon completion, a student should have knowledge of the rules, regulations and procedures for OBD emission inspections, is able to inspect a vehicle properly and is prepared to sit for the state certification exam.


In accordance with the North Carolina Community College System, tuition for this occupational extension continuing education course is $72.

Courses currently on the schedule:

Course/SectionTitleMeeting InformationInstructorAvailability / Capacity
DMV-7001-101DMV: Auto Safety/OBD Emission03/21/2024-03/21/2024 Classroom Hours Thursday 08:00AM – 05:00PM, Transportation/Public Services, Room AUTOJennings8/17
DMV-7001-102DMV: Auto Safety/OBD Emission05/16/2024-05/16/2024 Classroom Hours Thursday 08:00AM – 05:00PM, Transportation/Public Services, Room AUTOJennings16/17


Licensure: Authorization granted to CCC&TI to provide instruction within another state does not imply or provide guarantees of any kind that an individual will be granted professional licensure by another state as a result of completing coursework at CCC&TI or receiving professional licensure in North Carolina. It is the sole responsibility of the individual/student to determine whether another college or license-awarding agency in another state will accept CCC&TI coursework and/or award licensure through a reciprocity agreement with the State of North Carolina.