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.

BHPH Compliance: A Comprehensive Workshop

This revitalized seminar from TIADA attorney Michael W. Dunagan is the final answer in BHPH compliance. Mike speaks dealer, and with 40 years of experience representing hundreds of BHPH dealers, he knows your business inside and out.

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.

Virtual Workshop: Repossession & Bankruptcy Basics

This virtual workshop will cover the basics of repossession law in Texas, how repossession is treated under the Bankruptcy Code and how dealers can protect their investments without putting themselves at risk.

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.

Virtual Workshop: Credit Reporting Compliance

Learn the basics of credit reporting and furnishing.

An Introduction to Transferring Titles

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