The International Detailing Association (IDA) has announced extensive offerings for automotive detailers at the upcoming Mobile Tech Expo, January 28-30, 2016 in Orlando, FL.

On January 28 and 29, the IDA will host nine separate educational seminars covering a full range of topics from technical aspects of detailing to business basics.

On Thursday afternoon, January 28th, IDA will offer a CD-in-a-Day event, which allows detailers to become IDA-Certified in one day. This event includes a comprehensive seminar that covers all the information needed to pass the certification exams. Participants then take all 10 exams, which are checked at the event, allowing virtually all participants to walk away with their IDA Certified Detailer patches. Register at

In the afternoon of Friday, January 29th, there will be a roundtable where participants will have a chance to talk with peers on 12 different topics like social media, coatings, interior detailing, branding, and many more.

Friday evening, the IDA will host a reception for detailers, followed by the annual business meeting and IDA awards presentation. Refreshments will be served. This is an opportunity to network with fellow detailers and to meet the IDA leadership team and board of directors.

On Saturday, January 30th, the IDA will offer Certified Detailer Skills Validation testing. There are a limited number of spots available and early registration is required. Register at

For more information about the IDA at Mobile Tech Expo, go to