18 July 2018 - Introduction to the automotive industry started early for 28 Queensland high school students who took part in a pilot program called Auto Camp during the July 2018 school holidays.
15 Jul 2018 - ALMOST 40,000 automotive technicians are needed to fill vacant jobs in Australia, highlighting the increasing difficulty of attracting employees to the Australian automotive business, according to recruitment specialist Motor Staff.
4 May 2018 - Ford has revealed the Mustang is to set to take its place on the grid for the 2019 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship.
9 Apr 2018 - PwC’s Skills for Australia is currently undertaking a project to understand whether Wheel Alignments should be a Certificate II or Certificate III level activity
9 Apr 2018 - Review: Automotive Industry Skills Forecast and Proposed Schedule of Work (including FY 18/19 Cases for Change)
15 Feb 2018 - Gemma Hartwig’s earliest recollections are of tinkering away on machinery at the family farm in Dalby.
17 Jan 2018 - The Queensland Government has committed to ensuring young Queenslanders have access to the training and skills they need to build a career.
5 Dec 2017 - Nominations are now open for the 2018 Queensland Training Awards - nominations close Friday 2 March 2018.
10 Nov 2017 - The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) is proud to present the 3rd Women on Tools breakfast.
8 Nov 2018 - The Gold Coast 600. It’s the 13th event on the Supercars calendar and one of the most spectacular.
5 Oct 2017 - It has been nearly 70 years since the Holden 48-215 – better known, perhaps, as the FX – debuted on Australian roads
5 Oct 2017 - Cody Maroske is one of Sprintcars rising stars.
28 Sep 2017 - How are the various levels of autonomous vehicles measured?
21 Jul 2017 - Part of winning the Apprentice of the Year accolade was the opportunity to work with the Triple Eight Race Engineering Team Vortex at the Townsville round of the Supercars Championship.
21 Jul 2017 - MTA Queensland members, and apprentices of MTA Institute, were treated to a close encounter with motorsport legend Craig Lowndes in the run-up to last month’s Watpac Townsville 400.
30 Jun 2017 - From July 1st, 2017, automotive businesses who employee apprentices will be able to claim a discount on their premium once their policy in renewed.
10 May 2017 - To a fanfare of ear-splitting, roaring engines and gentle clinking of wine glasses, the MTAQ Racing Team was officially launched at the beginning of May at a party held at the MTA Queensland HQ - the Sir Jack Brabham Automotive Centre of Excellence.
10 May 2017 - Read MTA Queensland's full summary of the 2017 Federal Budget.
26 Apr 2017 - Queensland’s automotive peak industry body, the Motor Trades Association of Queensland (MTA Queensland) begins a new chapter in the long history of the Association as it takes part, for the first time, in the fast and furious world of Motorsport.
10 Feb 2017 - MTA Institute are pleased to offer MTAI students huge savings on a series of SP Tools.
30 Jan 2017 - Motor Trades Association Institute (MTA Institute) is now offering Trade Recognition for skilled and experienced individuals working in the automotive industry with the purpose of gaining a formal Trade Qualification.
20 Jan 2017 - Trade apprenticeships have long been proven as providing successful benefits to workplaces, including ideas, strategies, and efficient movement of workload.
16 Jan 2017 - The MTAQ Racing Team is currently seeking expressions of interest for Five MTA Institute (MTAI) apprentices or MTA Queensland (MTAQ) members to join the support crew for the 2017 Hyundai Series X3 Cup.
11 Jan 2017 - Investing in training through apprenticeships or traineeships is a steel-fast way for improving a business.
10 Jan 2017 - Nominations are now open!
Employing an apprentice in your automotive business has many rewards
High school females learn the about the opportunities in the automotive industry
The Auto Initiation course delivers knowledge and skills for the automotive industry
MTA Institute is forging ahead with skill development to align with emerging technologies
The Tesla Roadster Sport is a beautiful car. The all-electric, two-door speedster is quick too. Capable of 0-100km/h in under 4 seconds on the way to a top speed of 210km/h, the power generated from its monstrous battery pack and three-phase four pole AC induction motor is extraordinary.