News & Events

The MTA is committed to providing the automotive industry and our members with the most accurate and up-to-date automotive retail, service and repair news through our website, member-only e-news and our Zone and Division meetings held state-wide.

Check out the latest news and all the MTA’s upcoming events (including member-only Zone and Division meetings) and Trainings below!

Public news

MTA apprentice competes in the 2019 Holden Technicians Guild SA Regional Final

Tuesday 03 December, 2019

Ali Akbari, hosted at Peter Page Holden, has impressed his host and GM Holden, competing on the national stage following outstanding training results.

Public news

MTA Apprentice, Nicholas Van Kaatchoven impressing

Tuesday 03 December, 2019

A new MTA apprentice who is already displaying his aptitude for automotive servicing, impressing his trainers and has been given a placement at Audi Solitaire.

Public news

Are you using our GTO? We can help find the right apprentice for your business

Tuesday 03 December, 2019

Our Group Training Organisation is working to source apprentices in demand.

Public event

Air Conditioning Course - COURSE IS FULL

Monday 02 December, 2019

Prerequisites: All participants MUST be Certificate III Qualified in Mechanical or Body Repair(and be able to provide a Third Party Report to assess RPL) and MUST obtain a trainee or classroom license through ARCtick at www.arctick.org after enrolment however prior to commence of training. This three-day course covers AURETU003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU005 Retrofit and ...

Public event

Forklift Licence Training

Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Licence to operate a forklift truck The course requires the operator to be able to plan the work, conduct routine checks on the forklift, shift loads in a safe manner, and shut down and secure the equipment after completion of operations. Training is based on the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work. All candidates that participants in this course will learn: " Legislation requirements under the current ...

Public event

Air Conditioning Course - COURSE FULL

Monday 09 December, 2019

Prerequisites: All participants MUST be Certificate III Qualified in Mechanical or Body Repair(and be able to provide a Third Party Report to assess RPL) and MUST obtain a trainee or classroom license through ARCtick at www.arctick.org after enrolment however prior to commence of training. This three-day course covers AURETU003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems “AURETU005 Retrofit and ...