Education


No one knows the industry like TIADA. We offer various seminars throughout the year meant to keep you up to date on the latest compliance issues, regulatory changes and best practices. The association’s professional development program is called the TIADA Dealer Academy, and our current offerings can be found below. You may also view the Education Schedule to see our complete list of offerings by date and location and the Education Sponsorship Media Kit for Sponsorship Details.

How to Become An Independent Auto Dealer

This is the online course is for all you future dealers as well as anyone looking for a comprehensive overview of the basics, including a ton of resources.

Virtual Workshop: Connecting with Subprime Car Buyers on Facebook

This virtual workshop will show dealers how to use Facebook’s advertising tools to connect directly with subprime buyers in their newsfeed.  

Virtual Workshop: Reporting to Credit Bureaus - A Practical Approach for Dealers

Learn the basics of credit reporting and furnishing.

Virtual Workshop: Uncommon Leadership - The Challenge of Becoming Remarkable

This virtual workshop will shine a light on how dealers can create a winning culture, realize significant profits and truly become a remarkable leader. 

Collect the Cash, Not the Car

Collect the Cash, Not the Car is designed to help you and your collection teams maximize your collection opportunities.

Keeping Your Dealership Legal & Compliant

The class features updates on both federal and state compliance issues that apply to both BHPH dealers and retail/special finance dealers. This is the practical side of compliance for dealers like you who have a business to run- and want to run it right.

Better BHPH Financials: How to Get Organized for Growth

CPA heavyweight David Keller of CliftonLarsonAllen provides the weapons to get your BHPH house in order.

An Introduction to Transferring Titles

This online course is a one hour, deep dive into the title transfer process.