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

Prepare your business and upskill your employees!

Monday 20 May, 2019

Here are the dates for our upskilling course delivered by our RTO.

Public news

Training by industry, for industry

Monday 20 May, 2019

The MTA’s RTO has seen a significant increase in training hours delivered and apprentice commencements last financial year.

Public news

Continued promotion of opportunities in the automotive industry

Monday 20 May, 2019

The MTA has continued our promotion of opportunities in the automotive industry at the Careers and Employment Expo this month.

Members event

Tyre Dealers Division Annual General Meeting

Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Divisional Meetings enable you to participate in discussions with other business owners from your particular industry sector, as well as specialist MTA Staff. They are a valuable way to gain up-to-date information specific to your division and give you the opportunity to input into industry issues and the direction of the MTA. Please put this date in your diary and RSVP online today.

Public event

Forklift Licence Training

Tuesday 21 May, 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 ...

Members event

IR/HR Masterclass

Thursday 23 May, 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 or for more information visit: