Dealer-Operator Training Courses

The dealer-operator of any new independent motor vehicle dealership is required to successfully complete a course of study before they are permitted to take the Independent Dealer-Operator Qualification Test at a DMV Customer Service Center.

All courses are registered through the VIADA: or call 800-394-1960.

Below are the upcoming Dealer-Operator 2-day Independent Study Courses available throughout the Commonwealth.


  Course fee $360 if register 14 days prior to the first day of the course. After this date $410.
November 6-7 Blue Ridge Community College, 1 College Ln, Weyers Cave, VA 24486
November 27-28 Germanna Community College, 10000 Germanna Point Dr, Fredericksburg, VA 22408
December 11-12 Reynolds Community College, 1651 E. Parham Rd, Henrico, VA 23228



Dealer-Operator Courses

January 15-16

Germanna Community College, Fredericksburg


10000 Germanna Point Dr., Fredericksburg VA 22408



January 29-30

Danville Community College, Danville


121 Slayton Ave, Danville, VA 24541



February 12-13

Paul D. Camp Community College


100 North College Dr, Franklin, VA 23851


February 26-27

Virginia Western Community College, Greenfield Center, Daleville


57 South Centre, Daleville, VA 24083


March 12-13

Reynolds Community College


1651 East Parham Rd, Henrico, VA 23228



March 26-27

Thomas Nelson Community College


600 Butler Farm Rd, Hampton, VA 23666