4 Jan 2023 - The MTA Institute's drive to deliver the most relevant and up-to-date training received a boost in December with the delivery of its first fully electric vehicle (EV) to be used as a training aid - a BYD Atto 3.
21 Dec 2022 - With trainers working semi-independently across Queensland, the MTA Institute works to bring them together at trainer conferences to discuss their experiences, attend professional development workshops, and be brought up to speed on the latest developments in the vocational education space.
21 Dec 2022 - Congratulations to third-year light vehicle apprentice Aiden Zemit, the MTA Institute Apprentice of the Month for November 2022.
14 Nov 2022 - Congratulations to Jared Rogers, the MTA Institute Apprentice of the Month for October 2022.
12 Oct 2022 - Congratulations to third-year auto electrical apprentice Melissa Smith, the MTA Institute Apprentice of the Month for September 2022.
26 Sept 2022 - Jerry Withers from Withers Workshop in Ravenshoe, Far North Qld, has found an alternative method for his staffing issues, in the form of a 45-year-old mature-aged apprentice named Scott Brown.
12 Sept 2022 - Congratulations to third-year light vehicle apprentice Phoenix Ah-Toon, the MTA Institute Apprentice of the Month for August 2022.
31 Aug 2022 - Each year, the MTA Institute brings its training team together from across Queensland for a series of professional development workshops and the chance to discuss industry developments.
25 Aug 2022 - A one-stop training shop like MTA Institute can be extremely useful to automotive professionals, and so it has been for Ethan Simmons, a qualified light vehicle mechanic at the family-owned Allautos Advanced Tuning shop in the northern Brisbane suburb of Geebung.
22 Aug 2022 - Congratulations to third-year light vehicle apprentice Lucas Giacoboni, the MTA Institute Apprentice of the Month for July 2022.
17 Aug 2022 - Rapidly evolving technological change, including electric and connected vehicles, is bringing about exciting opportunities for young women considering a career in the automotive industry. To showcase the many pathways available, MTA Institute has compiled a feature article for Queensland's Step in the Right Direction Magazine
12 Aug 2022 - Congratulations to fourth-year light vehicle apprentice Klarah Cassar-Tan, MTA Institute Apprentice of the Month for June 2022.
26 July 2022 - MTA Institute students now have the option of completing entry-level units as part of their apprenticeship.
15 July 2022 - Up to this year, Auto Ready has been delivered at MTA Queensland’s facility in Brisbane, but July saw two editions of the course being held across the two weeks of school holidays at Rockhampton’s Glenmore State High School.
6 July 2022 - When it comes to hiring a new team member, making sure an applicant has the relevant skills for the position plays an essential role. This is where MTA Institute’s automotive vocational preparation program can assist.
16 Jun 2022 - Congratulations to third-year auto electrical apprentice Nathan Faggotter, MTA Institute Apprentice of the Month for May 2022.
13 Jun 2022 - Nominations are now open for the 2022 Ulysses Club 'Motorcycle Apprentice of the Year' (MAOTY) Award!
6 June 2022 - The 2022 National Student Outcomes Survey is now open, with over $40,000 worth of prizes up for grabs! Have your say today.
10 May 2022 - Congratulations to Timothy Louden, the April 2022 Apprentice of the Month.
21 Apr 2022 - With the skills shortages front of mind, MTA Institute is offering students that chance through the creation of a new international training program.
18 Apr 2022 - Former MTA Institute student Bradley Thorley has been named the latest winner of the national Ulysses Motorcycle Apprentice of the Year.
13 Apr 2022 - Congratulations to Jack Farraway, the March 2022 Apprentice of the Month.
16 Mar 2022 - Australia now has access to a new training apprenticeship package aimed at creating a new generation of electric vehicle technicians.
15 Mar 2022 - Congratulations to Grace Campbell, the February 2022 Apprentice of the Month.
11 Feb 2022 - Towards the end of each year, MTA Institute brings its trainers together for a two-day conference to discuss industry advances, compare experiences, and attend professional development seminars.
10 Feb 2022 - The MTA Institute (RTO. 31529) successfully navigated ongoing uncertain trading conditions and periodic lockdowns in 2020 to deliver outstanding levels of training according to the latest report on VET student outcomes for 2021.
10 Feb 2022 - Congratulations to Emily Hodda, the January 2022 Apprentice of the Month.
9 Feb 2022 - Congratulations to Britain Leotta, the December 2021 Apprentice of the Month.
17 Dec 2021 - Congratulations to Andrew Shepherd, the November 2021 Apprentice of the Month.
7 Dec 2021 - The MTA Institute (RTO. 31529) will expand its BEV/HEV technology training in 2022 to prepare for the impending growth of EVs, introducing training for specific units of competency into the apprenticeship package.