This traineeship involves the inspection of vehicle systems, components and diagnostic procedures prior to the inspection and servicing of braking systems, steering and suspension systems, and repair of exhaust systems. These activities will include carrying out welding, soldering and thermal cutting and heating procedures.
Employer’s workshop and/or the MTA Institute campus, Freeway Office Park, Building 8, 2728 Logan Road, Eight Mile Plains.
The nominal duration to complete this competency based traineeship is 12 months full time. This duration is proportionately increased for part-time and school-based arrangements. The MTA Institute’s flexible training model takes into account the learner’s skills and knowledge acquired through previous training and experience. This may lead to a reduction in the time required to complete this traineeship.
There are a range of methods used for our training and assessment which include written and oral questions / answers, and demonstration and observation of practical tasks.
All apprenticeship entry requirements are available at the Department of Employment, Small Business and Training.
At the MTA Institute you will receive:
In most cases the Department of Employment, Small Business and Training meet the cost of training. The amount that is contributed will depend on the priority level of the course being undertaken which is periodically reviewed and updated by the Department. In some instances, learners will be required to pay a minimal co-contribution fee which will be determined on an individual basis prior to enrolment.
An employer of an apprentice may be eligible for Commonwealth incentives. For further information contact Australian Apprenticeship Pathways on 1800 338 022 or go to their website www.aapathways.com.au.
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