South East Queensland employers have up to 30,000 reasons to hire a young person with the Queensland Government’s expansion of their $20,000 Youth Boost Payment in combination with the Federal Government’s Youth Wage Subsidy of up to $10,000*
On Tuesday the 10th of October, MTA Institute (MTAI) was thrilled to welcome Kawasaki Motors Australia to the Sir Jack Brabham Automotive Centre of of Excellence
5 Oct 2017 - Shandyn Kronk is the MTA Institute Apprentice of the Month for September 2017
Each year, MTA Queensland and the MTA Institute searches for one apprentice to be named Apprentice of the Year
In Queensland alone over 250 000 people will undertake publicly funded training every year with 25 per cent of this group completing either a Cert I or Cert II (traineeship) and 50.6 per cent of this group completing a Cert III (Apprenticeship).
On Tuesday the 26th of September, MTA Institute and Sarina Russo presented a Free information session regarding wage subsidies for employers of up to $30, 000.
Each month the MTA Institute recognises apprentices that have been performing at an exception level by awarding them the prestigious title of MTA Institute Apprentice of the Month.
James Corbett is the MTA Institute Apprentice of the Month for August 2017.
Over 1,500 apprentices train with MTA Institute throughout Queensland. This makes winning the prestigious title of MTAQ Apprentice of the Month an incredible achievement and something all apprentices can work towards.
WorldSkills Australia offers unique opportunities that inspire and reward talented trades and skills people.
MTA Institute (MTAI) is thrilled to enter a long-term, mutually rewarding partnership with Kawasaki Motors Australia and is the grateful recipient of a Kawasaki Versys 650L and other Kawasaki training aids.
Happening 28 August to 3 September, National Skills Week is an exciting opportunity to celebrate and reflect on how important Vocational Education and Training (VET) is to Queensland!
MTA Institute is a proud participant and host for the Queensland Vocational Education and Training (VET).
Australian Apprenticeship Pathways is offering FREE face to face information sessions
MTA Insitute (MTAI) are extremely pleased to announce that all trainee-ships and apprenticeships have now transitioned into the new Automotive Retail, Service and Repair Training Package (AUR Training Package).
The office of Fair Trading (OFT) is reminding motor dealers to check their current and prospective employees are appropriately licensed or registered.
R.H.D. Classic Supplies & Services - a motorcycle services, parts and accessories business based in Townsville - has won the top prize in the Small Employer of the Year category for the North Queensland region at the Queensland Training Awards (QTA).
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.
David Nahow is the MTA Queensland Apprentice of the Month for May 2017.
Corby Marshall is the MTA Queensland Apprentice of the Month for April 2017.
Century Yuasa is Australia’s oldest battery manufacturer and one of the most reputable sources in the business. Producing over a million vehicle batteries a year, it’s also the perfect place for MTA Institute apprentices and Employability Skills Training (EST) participants to learn firsthand the ins and outs of battery production.
Hybrid and Electric Vehicles (HEV’s) are leading the automotive industry technological revolution and MTA Institute is an advocate for automotive professionals becoming educated and skilled in an area that is lacking in Australia.
In 1986 the average cost of a new car was $9,200, the controversial VL Commodore was powered by an imported Nissan 6-cylinder engine, and Crocodile Dundee hit the cinemas. Cars ran a little slower and were built a little heavier and for Daryn Foster, Manager of ACM Autobody in Mansfield this was his reality as a panel beating apprentice in Darwin.
- Radiator & Condensor CLEARANCE (to May 31)
Join a free breakfast which is open to tradeswomen and female apprentices.
Elliott Lemmon is the MTA Queensland Apprentice of the month for March 2017.
Michael Morgan is the MTA Queensland Apprentice of the Month for February 2017.
Motor Trades Association of Queensland (MTA Queensland) are proud to work with the Queensland Government in the delivery of the Automotive Industry Pre-Apprenticeship - Collision Repair Assistance to Support Hiring Apprentices (CRASH) Program.