Congratulations to the Golden Gate North staff for becoming IDA Certified Detailers. On Thursday April 24th four employees of Golden Gate North located in Santa Rosa, CA took the course to become Certified Detailers.

The IDA Certified Detailer designation is a great achievement and demonstrates a basic mastery of the knowledge and applied skills needed to be an accomplished detailing professional. The entire program consists of an intensive one-day course covering all aspects of detailing. At the conclusion of the course the students took and passed 10 exams. Each exam consists of 10-20 questions each, covering these subject areas: Equipment, Chemicals, Glass Cleaning, Interior Detailing, Leather Interior Technology, Paint Correction & Protection, Wheels & Tires, Prep Wash/Wash Bay, Detailing Terminology and Safety & Compliance.

The Certified Detailers are Dan Damonte - CD, Jason Carl - CD, Tony Liscum - CD and Shamus Stafford – CD. This is a big accomplishment in our industry and demonstrates their commitment to our profession.

As part of the program Golden Gate North also joined the IDA as a supplier member. Dan Damonte – Owner of Golden Gate North has set a goal to build staff and customer participation in the IDA as way to grow awareness of quality in our industry.

Golden Gate North is an exclusive distributor of P&S Detail Products located in Santa Rosa, CA servicing Marin, Sonoma, Mendocino, Lake, Napa and parts of Solano County. Golden Gate North over the past 35 years has become the professional’s choice of reconditioning chemicals.

Congratulations to the Golden Gate North staff!