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

Standing up for your industry!

Tuesday 17 September, 2019

The State Parliament Economic and Finance Committee has received many submissions from collision repairers, their customers and insurance companies.

Public news

The State Government’s controversial changes to land tax have the majority of MTA members up in arms!

Tuesday 17 September, 2019

The State Government’s controversial changes to land tax have the majority of MTA members up in arms!

Public news

AFCA sure has a lot on their plate!

Tuesday 17 September, 2019

The Australian Financial Complaints Authority has received approximately 650 calls per day and BRD Members are encouraged to look into AFCA as another avenue to settle disputes with insurance companies.

Public event

IR/HR Masterclass

Wednesday 18 September, 2019

Equip human resource staff and managers with the information and knowledge they need to accurately prevent, investigate and navigate unfair dismissal claims, general protections claims and industrial law. Protect yourself and your business. Enrol today wr@mtaofsa.com.au or for more information visit: www.mtaofsa.com.au/training/ir-hr-masterclass

Public event

Air Conditioning PORT AUGUSTA - FULLY BOOKED

Monday 16 September, 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

HEV & BEV Training - Short Course - FULL BOOKED

Friday 20 September, 2019

AURETH3001Depower battery electric vehicles AURETH4011Deactivate and reinitialise power supply in hybrid electric vehicles This night time course is held over two nights and covers safety precautions when working with HEV/BEV systems, covers high voltage, isolation and vehicle shutdown procedures and an overview of HEV/BEV systems. This course is ideal for crash repairers and dismantlers