Fundamentals of Used Vehicle Titling & Registration

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Fundamentals of Used Vehicle Titling & Registration REG 201

Fundamentals of Used Vehicle Titling & Registration


Overall, the titling and registration process may seem complex: some deals are relatively easy while others require many DMV forms to accurately document the vehicle sale and transfer. Knowing the intricate details of each registration situation is your secret weapon for submitting successful DMV documentation as well as keeping your dealership’s customers happy. REG 201 arms you with the tools you need to process more advanced types of title and registration transactions, including those requiring additional paperwork with specific DMV forms. With step-by-step instructions and examples based on actual transactions, you’ll improve your skills to handle almost anything you might encounter at your dealership.

Who Should Attend?

Registration and title clerks with less than one year of experience

After this course, you will understand:

  • DMV’s general policies and procedures regarding used vehicle registration
  • Forms required to process the most common types of title and registration transactions
  • California Certificate of Title for transferring vehicle ownership
  • Commercial vehicles — the differences between GVWR, GVW and CGW weight ratings and how to document them
  • Information provided on the Vehicle Inquiry Report (KSR)
  • Wholesale transfers and how to complete the required documents
  • Fees associated with used vehicle registration transactions
  • BPA transactions and how to properly complete them for approval

In-person RMP classes are postponed for the remainder of 2020. If you previously signed up for a class, individual online courses with books as well as group Zoom-type meetings will be made available soon — stay tuned.

IMPORTANT: In the current environment, the health and safety of our partners and employees are paramount. In following the guidelines of the World Health Organization, we have postponed all RMP trainings through the remainder of 2020 and instead provide online courses, books and Zoom-type virtual meetings — if you signed up for a class, we'll be reaching out to you shortly. If you have an urgent need for title and registration training, please email [email protected]. We also have many of our books available for purchase at


Price: $115

Discounted pricing available: $75 for DMVdesk Users and KPA Members, $95 for CNCDA and CMDA Members 

For questions, call 818-706-1949 and ask for RMP or contact [email protected] 

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