Get your Western Australian Motor Vehicle
Salesperson Licence, Yard Manager or Dealer Licence Fast.

Delivered by the Motor Trade Association of WA (MTA WA), the number one choice for West Australian dealerships, training over 350 sales people, yard managers and dealers each year.

We're the only trainer with decades of experience and in-depth knowledge of the WA Motor Vehicle Dealers Act. Nobody knows the WA automotive industry like MTA WA.

Increase your chances of success as a Salesperson, Yard Manager or Dealer by choosing the WA automotive industry experts, MTA WA. The WA automotive industry is filled with opportunities, and choosing the right training provider is your first step to a successful career.

Our courses are developed and delivered by trainers with decades of automotive retail experience. We're in daily contact with dealers and the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) which means we have the most up-to-date knowledge of what is happening in WA automotive retail.

We know that it can be confusing working your way through the web of regulation, which is why our industry experts are available every step of the way to help you with your study, passing the exam, and your licence application. 

Online Course

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Additional Examinations

Every student receives 2 attempts to pass the examination. If needed the fee for another attempt at the exam is $120 inc GST. Each exam re-sit includes two attemps.

Getting your WA licence

If you’re planning to pursue a career in the automotive retail industry or starting a business such as a dealership, automotive recycler, auction house or caravan dealer you’ll need to get a licence; either the WA Motor Vehicle Sales Person Licence, WA Motor Vehicle Dealer Licence or WA Motor Vehicle Yard Manager Licence.

It is a legal requirement in Western Australia that everyone who acts as an automotive Salesperson, Yard Manager or Dealer holds a current licence – and MTA WA’s online and in-house courses provide you with the correct industry knowledge you need to the licence you need.

Our courses provide you with all of the knowledge required by the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety to pass the exam and demonstrate to the Commissioner for Consumer Protection that you are competent to hold a licence.

Automotive Retail Licences in Western Australia

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The Motor Trade Association of WA Motor Vehicle Salesperson, Yard Manager and Dealer training fulfils the requirements to become a licensed Salesperson, Yard Manager or Dealer in Western Australia.

When you complete the course you’ll receive a certificate and take the first steps towards a successful automotive retail career.

We’re a Western Australian based specialist automotive Registered Training Organisation (RTO 0627) with a training heritage going back to 1984.

WA Dealer, Yard Manager and Salesperson Training

We know that one size doesn't fit everyone which is why we deliver all of our courses online or in person, so that you can do the course that best meets your needs.

Whether you choose our online or in-house course you’ll be supported by industry specialist trainers with decades of experience in the WA automotive industry. If needed, we’ll visit you in the work place, and we also provide guidance on the correct use of industry forms.

The MTA WA Advantage

When you choose to learn with MTA WA you'll get the MTA WA Advantage:

  • Get trained by the WA automotive industry experts - we’ve been supporting the WA automotive industry since 1934.
  • Flexibility to fit study around your commitments.
  • Call during WA business hours and a member of our locally experienced automotive retail team will help.
  • We’ll visit you at your workplace.
  • Choice of course delivery: 100% online or in person at our training centre.
  • Industry leading MTA WA course manual and the latest industry forms.
  • Completion Certificate supplied immediately when you pass.
  • Expert help at any stage of the licence application process.

MTA WA Member Discounts

We offer members exclusive discounts for all of their automotive retail licensing needs. To access member prices for the Salesperson, Yard Manager and Dealer courses either in person or online you must log in to the website. Click ‘Member Online Bookings’ to access online discounted rates. In house discount rates will be applied when you register for a course or ring Tony Bradshaw on 9233 9800 to find out how get this and many other fantastic benefits.

Getting your Licence

When you have successfully completed your course you will be immediately awarded with a certificate of completion.

Once you have your certificate you can apply to the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety for your licence.

If you need a hand with your application call us on 9233 9800 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.!

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