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Member Events - February 2017

Member Events - February 2017

30 January 2017

Regional Annual Training Events

The March 31st deadline is approaching - if you haven’t completed your annual training yet, you’re quickly running out of time. Luckily the RMI is here to help by providing training events local to you.

The full training syllabus, as required by DVSA, will be covered on the day, and you’ll get an annual training workbook with a code for the assessment to complete in your own time. We’ve also added an extra date in Bristol due to high demand, so find your nearest event here:

Click here to view the list of upcoming events and book your nearest one


Doors will open at 09:30am, and the events will last from 10:00am until 1:00pm. Tickets cost £70 + VAT, and places are strictly limited to 40 per event.

If you still need to take your training but this package doesn’t suit you, click here to take a look at our other options.

IGA Member Events

Although we have no specific dates as yet, the IGA are planning even more member events than in 2016 so that independents across the country will have the opportunity to stay on top of the latest vital industry news. We’ll be releasing more information soon so keep your eyes peeled.

Car Dealer Expo 2017

CDX17 is once again taking place at Silverstone on May 23rd, and the IGA will be there to answer your questions, as well as presenting a Top 20 countdown of ‘Be Awares’ that are affecting the trade right now.

CDX17 will be the largest motor trade expo in the UK dedicated to the automotive industry, with over 100 suppliers from across the industry attending to showcase their products and services.

You’ll also find feature workshops, breakout sessions, keynote speeches and the the very popular Car Dealer Stage, which will hold Q&As, industry expert panels, celebrity interviews and more.

Tickets are free to the trade, so click here to find out more and order them now.

Automechanika Birmingham

Automechanika Birmingham has made some new and exciting changes for 2017 and is set to deliver the UK’s biggest automotive event once again from 6th-8th June 2017, NEC Birmingham.

Growing to be 70% bigger than the 2016 event, hosting over 750 quality exhibitors located in a new hall format and offering a packed seminar programme of talks from industry experts on tomorrow’s technologies and aftermarket business challenges, Automechanika Birmingham has confirmed itself as the must attend event of the year.

The IGA will be there, so look out for our stand details nearer the event to make sure you don’t miss us within the huge show floor.

Tickets are also free for this event, and you can click here to register.