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

Have a new MTA apprentice?

Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Have a new MTA apprentice? What all hosts and MTA apprentices need to know in regards to our timesheet system.

Public news

The Superloop Adelaide 500 is round the corner!

Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Get information on how your standout apprentices can join the MTA’s Motorsport Repair Team!

Public news

Upcoming classes this year

Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Enrol your apprentices in training now!

Members event

Manage Your Workers IR/HR Basics

Wednesday 23 January, 2019

FINALLY A PRACTICAL COURSE IN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS! Employment related issues are the number one cause of lawsuits against businesses. Non-compliance with your industrial obligations can result in expensive litigation including unfair dismissals, discrimination and underpayment of wages & claims. This workshop will provide managers and supervisors with the skills and documentation necessary to effectively meet their industrial responsibilities. The workshop will provide a learning environment which focuses on the practical ...

Public event

Forklift Licence Training - CANCELLED

Tuesday 22 January, 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

Show Me The Money: Debt Recovery In Your Business

Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Having difficulty recovering moneys owed to you in a reasonable time frame? Is cashflow an issue? Learn the art of maintaining relationships during the debt recovery process, the steps of recovering debts owed to you and your rights and responsibilities. Enrol today or for more information visit: