Education & Training Services


Click here for Vehicle and Vessel Seminar brochure
Dates and Locations for this Seminar
• Tuesday June 11 So-Val Tel Federal Credit Union 4986 E. Clinton Way Fresno, CA, 93727
• Wednesday June 12 SAFE Credit Union, Corporate Office 3720 Madison Ave. North Highlands, CA, 95815
• Thursday June 13 Provident Credit Union, Oakland Airport Room 8301 Edgewater Dr. Oakland, CA, 94621
• Tuesday June 18 California Credit Union, Suite 700 701 N. Brand Blvd. Glendale, CA 91203 Location Full
• Wednesday June 19 LBS Financial Credit Union, Learning Center 5505 Garden Grove. Blvd. Westminster, CA 92683
• Tuesday June 25 California Credit Union Center, Suite 600 2855 East Guasti Rd. Ontario, CA, 91761

How can you reduce your risk on auto and boat loans? Make sure your liens are filed the right way!
Let California DMV expert Patricia Meehan Trimmer show you how to register your liens, potentially saving your credit union thousands of dollars in losses on loans that go into collections or repossession.

This one-day informative seminar will include an overview of all areas critical to the various DMV lien perfection procedures at your credit union, including State of California and federal laws as well as DMV regulations, forms, and fees. New staff as well as experienced staff can expand their DMV expertise with the knowledge they gain from this comprehensive program.

You’ll learn about:

  • Updates: Changes in laws, regulations, and fees
  • Step-by-step process for resolving issues with the DMV
  • Proof of insurance law
  • Loan department checklist of necessary registration forms/information
  • Form 262 (Federal Odometer Law)
  • Revised forms
  • Paperless titles
  • Conforming and nonconforming titles
  • Smog certification requirements
  • Vessel registration

Who Should Attend?  

  • Staff who process DMV registrations and liens
  • Lenders who work with secured consumer loans
  • Loan department staff who maintain title records

Meet the presenter, Patricia Meehan Trimmer:
Pat Trimmer’s popularity and high participant evaluation scores come from her ability to combine her thorough knowledge of DMV procedures with a fun, informative, and entertaining presentation style. 

Ms. Trimmer provides training and information to auto dealers and financial institutions who rely on her considerable expertise on DMV and related topics. Her training experience includes 14 years as an instructor for adult education classes and more than 20 years as a facilitator conducting seminars for dealers, credit unions, and other financial institutions throughout California.

Ms. Trimmer’s background also includes a 30-year career with the Department of Motor Vehicles, where she progressed from a part-time clerk to registration manager. Her insight from both the DMV and from the financial services perspective makes her a valuable resource, as well as an informative and entertaining speaker.  

Educational Investment:

Member Credit
Unions with
Power Learner Passport
Member Credit
Unions without
Power Learner Passport
Credit Unions
(Registration received or postmarked on or before 06/04/2013)
$175 $225 $395
Regular Registration $225 $275 $480
Seminar Times:
Registration: 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Seminar:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

What is Included: Your training package includes a networking luncheon.  Each participant will also receive the seminar handbook and an attractive certificate to frame or add to your employee file.

Note:  Parking fees and overnight accommodations are not included in the seminar fee.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be made at least four (4) business days prior to the seminar date to be eligible for a refund. NO refund will be made for cancellations received less than four (4) business days before the seminar. Replacements are always welcome to attend.

100% Satisfaction Guarantee: Your satisfaction is our #1 priority.  We guarantee you’ll be completely satisfied with this valuable seminar or the Leagues will refund your entire registration fee.

Financial Assistance:  California and Nevada credit unions needing financial assistance in order to participate are encouraged to apply for funding through the Richard Myles Johnson Foundation. To receive an application, please click on the following link to get a .pdf with more details and the application.

Recording:  Electronic recording of any portion of this seminar is not permitted. Thank you for your cooperation.

Dress: Business-casual attire is appropriate, but bring a sweater or jacket, as meeting rooms can be cool.

Continuing Education (CE):  The League follows the regulations as outlined in the California Accountancy Act. Educational sessions at this seminar may qualify for CE credit. If you are interested in receiving CE credit, please inform us when you register for this event.

Questions? For more information about this seminar or other upcoming events, please visit our website at or call (800) 472-1702, option 2.