WCA accepts applicants who possess the ability and desire to learn the skills and information offered in this course.  A high school diploma is not required. Applicants are required to be 18 years of age, however exceptions may apply.

This course is geared towards individuals new to the auction industry. Our curriculum is designed to meet most state licensing requirements.  Visit our resource tab to view specific state licensing information.

Course Tuition

  1. Option A: $1,895.00
    The cost of tuition includes instructional materials and supplies only. Lodging and meals are not included. Completion of this course meets all state specific requirements with the exception of Ohio and Pennsylvania.
  2. Refresher Course: $250.00
    The refresher course is open to previous WCA students only.

A minimum deposit of $500 USD is required to reserve a seat in the course selected. The remaining balance will be due on the first day of class.

Daily Class Schedule

Our 85-hour pre-licensing course is offered in a hybrid format with both live and online teaching components. The onsite course is 40 hours in length and is offered Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on preselected dates.  The online component of this course is 45 hours in length and is offered to students on demand through our website. A portion of the online content will be required to be completed before the live course begins.


Student Policies Veteran Refund Policy

  • Bid Calling
  • Auction Technology
  • Laws & Licensing
  • Auction Advertising
  • Professionalism & Ethics
  • Clerking & Cashiering
  • Auction Contracts
  • Commercial Real Estate Auctions
  • Land & Agricultural Real Estate Auctions
  • Residential Real Estate Auctions
  • Automobile Auctions
  • Heavy Equipment Auctions
  • Purebred Livestock Auctions
  • Salebarn Livestock Auctions
  • Farm & Ranch Auctions
  • Online Auctions
  • Charity & Fundraising Auctions
  • Art & Gallery Auctions
  • Business Liquidation & Government Auctions
  • Consignment Auctions
  • Ringwork Techniques
  • Voice Care
  • Appraisals
  • Antique & Estate Auctions
  • Public Speaking & Body Language
  • Uniform Commercial Code & Bulk Transfer
  • Sound Management

Upcoming Sessions for this Course

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