Parts Management

Parts Manager Certification

APPLY for certification

Properly trained parts management professionals develop top performing departments and add value to the dealership. Parts managers certified through the RV Learning Center study and learn about merchandising, parts inventory, sales, management and customer service through the Parts Manager Learning Guide. The nine-section guide prepares candidates for the certification exam.


  • Management-level parts personnel with at least two years of RV parts or industry related experience and possess the necessary supervisory and budget planning knowledge, are eligible for the parts manager certification
  • For more information on readiness and eligibility, review the Competency Profile for this certification. Please note the parts specialist competencies are also included on the chart and are highlighted in gray

Test Preparation

Test Information

  • Certification exam is online
  • 131 questions
  • 131 minutes to complete
  • 82% score required to pass 
  • Activation required
  • Apply for certification

Once Certified

  • You will receive a framed certificate to display at your dealership (includes your name, certified title and certification expiration date) and a patch for your uniform shirt (additional patches available for purchase)
  • A letter of recognition is also included with your framed certificate packet (copy of the letter goes to dealer principal)
  • Induction into the Society of Certified RV Professionals

Maintain Your Certification

  • Earn CEUs (continuing education units) through approved training
  • Retake the exam during the last year of your certification
  • Get more information on recertification

Related Information

  • Service Manager 

    Learn more about certification for service management professionals.
  • Parts Manager 

    Learn about certification options for dealership parts professionals in the RV industry.
  • Readiness Tests 

    Candidates can gauge their preparedness for certification using these 15-20 minute tests.
  • Society of Certified RV Professionals 

    The Society is open to credentialed RV professionals, and those that support them including dealer owners, dealership staff, and those offering financial and other support.
  • Learning Guides 

    Principle-based guides for training and certification preparation.