4 May 2018 - Not everyone can say they’ve been in the engine bay working on a V8 Supercar. But the same can’t be said about Dane Turnbull who is completing a two-week work experience placement with Triple Eight Race Engineering.
26 Apr 2018 - The QOF Global Connections Bursary aims to assist early and mid career Queensland VET graduates, trainers and assessors to undertake short-term training, professional development and knowledge exchange opportunities abroad.
12 Apr 2018 - As the automotive industry continues its evolution through new technological advancements, it becomes ever more important to provide the training, programs and projects that assist and prepare those already in the industry, and those about to enter it, for the future.
6 Apr 2018 - Francois Welman is the MTA Institute Apprentice of the Month for March 2018.
5 Apr 2018 - Getting some hands-on, real-life work while training for a career can be a priceless learning experience for any apprentice.
16 Mar 2018 - Queensland’s automotive peak industry body, the Motor Trades Association of Queensland (MTA Queensland) is excited for the MTAQ Racing Team to line up for the second year in a row in the fast and furious world of motorsport.
8 Mar 2018 - REED LENNOX IS the MTA Institute Apprentice of the Month for February 2018.
8 Mar 2018 - TIM WARD is the MTA Institute Apprentice of the Month for January.
8 Mar 2018 - In February, Corby began a two-week work experience placement at Triple Eight Race Engineering in Banyo.
8 Mar 2018 - The MTA Institute held its first graduation ceremony in February, acknowledging the effort of apprentices who completed their studies between July and December 2017.
26 Feb 2018 - Nominate you star apprentice! Capricorn Rising Stars is a new initiative enabling Capricorn Members recognise, reward and retain high performing apprentices.
13 Feb 2018 - Joel Travers is the Apprentice of the Month for December 2017.
9 Feb 2018 - Following an incredibly eventful and action-packed year, the MTAQ Racing Team is gearing up for a second year and are looking for Support Crew members!
23 Jan 2018 - The automotive industry is entering a phase of rapid change. We are facing the greatest level of technological disruption seen since the inception of cars and the future of motor trades has two clear paths; innovate and succeed in the new era of technology, or proceed with business as usual, and become obsolete.
8 Jan 2018 - MTAI is excited to announce the launch of apprentice graduation ceremonies from 2018.
15 Dec 2018 - Learn more about Jack Goodrich, the Apprentice of the Month for November.
The MTA Institute is launching a new round of its pre-apprenticeship vocational preparation courses in the new year.
Recently a Student Outcomes Survey report was completed summarising the satisfaction levels of MTA Institute (MTAI) graduates
The MTA Institute (MTAI) is thrilled to offer two new courses: The Motor Dealer Wrecker Course and the Motor Wrecker Salesperson Course.
Elliott Lemmon has enjoyed a two weeks work experience at Triple Eight Race Engineering headquarters at Banyo as part of his Apprentice of the Year prize.
In accordance with the Motor Dealers and Chattel Auctioneers Act 2014, all motor dealers whether an individual or a large business, must be licensed to work in Queensland.
The MTA Institute (MTAI) (RTO No. 31529) is the largest private provider of automotive apprenticeship training in Queensland. With over 1,600 apprentices and trainees state-wide, the Institute has developed a reputation for excellence, flexibility and professionalism.
8 Nov 2018 - The Gold Coast 600. It’s the 13th event on the Supercars calendar and one of the most spectacular.
On November 19, 2016, at the MTA Queensland’s President’s Ball held in the elegant surrounds of the Hilton Brisbane, 20-year-old Jamahl Byrne was named MTA Institute’s Apprentice of the Year.
Elliott Lemmon, a light vehicle apprentice with Greg Tunstall Mechanical in Ormiston, near Brisbane, is the MTA Institute Apprentice of the Year for 2017.
MTA Institute (MTAI) is thrilled to see our grade 12 AccelR8 students successfully completed a Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preperation.
With the rise of uptake in electric and autonomous vehicles, many new opportunities will present themselves, including the production of hybrid/electric and autonomous vehicles and their components.
Over the past four years the MTA Institute (MTAI) have had the great pleasure of welcoming international students from Daejeon, South Korea to the Sir Jack Brabham Automotive Centre of Excellence.
On Saturday the 28th of October, MTA Queensland hosted the 2017 President's Ball, where Elliott Lemmon was announced as the MTA Institute 2017 Apprentice of the Year.
If you're a licensed motor dealer it's very important to note that you no longer have the option to sell cars privately.